Azure is a comprehensive set of cloud services -Compute, Storage, Networking
Azure is a cloud platform for building, deploying, and managing services and applications, anywhere.
Azure enables to add cloud capabilities to your existing network through its platform as a service (PaaS) model, or entrust Microsoft with all of your computing and network needs with Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS).
Either option provides secure, reliable access to your cloud hosted data—one built on Microsoft’s proven architecture.
Azure provides an ever expanding array of products and services designed to meet all your needs through one convenient, easy to manage platform.
- Azure is productive for developers
- Azure is the only consistent hybrid cloud
- Azure is the cloud for building intelligent apps
- Azure is the cloud you can trust.
What can you do with Microsoft Azure?
Provision Windows or Linux VM’s in Seconds, These cloud-based VMs will host your apps and services as if they resided in your own data center.
Azure SQL Databases
Managed Relational Database as a Service This saves you overhead and expenses on hardware, software, and the need for in-house expertise.
Durable, Highly available and Massive Scalable Cloud Storage.
Encode, Store and Stream Video and Audio at scale.
Connect, Monitor and Control billions of IoT Assets
Machine Learning Studio
Easily Build, Deploy and Manage predictive Analytic Solutions
Quickly Create Powerful Cloud Apps for Web and Mobile (Compatible on all popular web and portable platforms).
Visual Studio team services
With Visual Studio team services azure offers complete Application life-cycle Management Solution. Developer can Shared Code, Track Work and Ship Software.
Azure Active Directory Domain services
Built on the same proven technology as Windows Active Directory, this service for Azure lets you remotely manage group policy, authentication, and everything else. This makes moving and existing security structure partially or totally to the cloud as easy as a few clicks.
Reduce application downtime during IT interruptions, without compromising compliance. Microsoft disaster recovery supports applications in Azure and on-premises, providing comprehensive coverage across Linux, Windows, VMware and Hyper-V virtual machines, and physical servers.
Azure Backup is the Azure-based service you can use to back up (or protect) and restore your data in the Microsoft cloud. Azure Backup replaces your existing on-premises or off-site backup solution with a cloud-based solution that is reliable, secure, and cost-competitive.