Azure Cloud


Microsoft Azure, previously called Windows Azure, is a cloud computing platform offered by Microsoft that offers a wide range of cloud services such as analytics, compute, networking, and storage.


App Services

Microsoft Azure App Services

  • Azure App Service: Platform as a Service (PaaS) for building and hosting web and mobile apps.

  • Azure Functions: Event-driven serverless compute service.


Microsoft Azure Container Services

  • Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS): Managed Kubernetes service for orchestrating and scaling containers.

  • Azure Container Instances: Easily run containers on Azure without managing underlying infrastructure. 

  • Azure Container Registry: Private container registry for storing and managing container images.


Microsoft Azure Database Services

  • Azure Cosmos DB: Globally distributed, multi-model database service.

  • Azure SQL Database: Managed relational database service.

  • Azure Database for MySQL: Fully managed MySQL database service.

  • Azure Database for PostgreSQL: Fully managed PostgreSQL database service.


Microsoft Azure Networking Services

  • Azure Virtual Network: Isolated virtual network for securely running Azure resources.

  • Azure Load Balancer: Load balancing of incoming network traffic across multiple resources.

  • Azure Application Gateway: Web traffic load balancer and application delivery controller.

  • Azure VPN Gateway: Securely connect on-premises networks to Azure.


Storage and Content Delivery

Microsoft Azure storage and content delivery Services

  • Azure Blob Storage: Scalable object storage for unstructured data.

  • Azure Files: Fully managed file shares in the cloud.

  • Azure Data Lake Storage: Scalable and secure data lake for big data analytics.

  • Azure Content Delivery Network (CDN): Global content delivery network for high-performance delivery of web content.

 Analytics and AI

Microsoft Azure Analytics and AI Services

  • Azure Synapse Analytics: Unified analytics service for data warehousing and big data processing.

  • Azure Machine Learning: Cloud-based machine learning service for building and deploying models.

  • Azure Cognitive Services: Pre-built AI models for vision, speech, language, and more.

  • Azure Stream Analytics: Real-time analytics service for streaming data.

Management and Security

Microsoft Azure Management and security Services

  • Azure Monitor: Comprehensive monitoring and diagnostics for Azure resources.

  • Azure Security Center: Unified security management and advanced threat protection.

  • Azure Policy: Policy-based governance for Azure resources.

  • Azure Backup: Simple and reliable cloud backup service.

  • Azure Site Recovery: Disaster recovery and business continuity solution.

Internet of Things (IoT)

Microsoft Azure Internet of Things Services

  • Azure IoT Hub: Managed service for connecting, monitoring, and managing IoT devices.

  • Azure IoT Central: Fully managed IoT application platform.

  • Azure Sphere: Secure, MCU-powered IoT devices and development platform.