Microsoft Azure is an open, flexible, enterprise-grade cloud computing platform. Azure was announced in October 2008 and released on February 1, 2010.
Software as a service (SaaS)
Platform as a service (PaaS)
Infrastructure as a service (IaaS)
Why is it different from other cloud computing?
- Microsoft cloud is global, trusted and hybrid.
- 42 Azure regions, more than any other cloud provider
- 90% of fortune 500 companies use the Microsoft cloud.
- 1,20,000 new Azure customer subscriptions per month
- 62 compliance offerings more than any other cloud provider
Microsoft Azure – Popular Services\Products
- Virtual Machines
- App Services
- SQL Databases
- Cloud Services
- Azure Cosmos DB
- Azure Active Directory
- SQL Data Warehouse
- Traffic Manager
- Azure Database for MySQL
- Azure Databases for PostgreSQL