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Azure customer enablement

Maximize your investment on Azure with proven guidance and resources.

Realize the full potential of your cloud investment with Azure optimization

Get the expertise you need for successful cloud enablement

Adopt the right cloud strategies to meet your specific business, industry, and security needs. Define a clear path forward with proven guidance and a collection of best practices, programs, and cloud computing learning resources for your entire organization to build expertise and achieve ongoing cloud value.
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Achieve cloud value with proven cloud tools and guidance

Build your cloud strategy and deployment plan on the proven foundations of the Microsoft Cloud Adoption Framework for Azure and the Azure Well-Architected Framework to ensure that you're following industry best practices every step of the way.

Explore the cloud journey stages

Confidently plan and implement your cloud journey using the templates, assessments, tools, and proven best practices in the Cloud Adoption Framework. Follow in-depth technical and business guidance to implement a consistent, repeatable cloud strategy and approach across all of your people, processes, and technologies.

Define strategy

Define your strategy and successfully build your cloud business case with key financial and technical guidance from Azure.


Create an actionable plan for implementation and organizational readiness using the Strategic Migration Assessment and Readiness Tool.


Prepare your IT environments and construct Azure landing zones. Deploy at enterprise scale or start small and expand.


Migrate on-premises applications to the cloud or modernize your digital estate to drive business and product innovation.


Plan and implement appropriate compliance, governance, and security protocols with recommendations from the governance benchmark tool.


Operate and optimize your environment with a thorough analysis of your workloads using the Azure Well-Architected Review assessment tool.

Optimize your cloud investment

Understand cloud economics to get the most value from your cloud investment and build your business case for Azure.


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Adapt your journey with help from programs and partners

Achieve success on Azure with direct help from cloud adoption and enablement experts including Microsoft engineers, consultants, and verified cloud partners.

Azure Migrate and Modernize and Azure Innovate

Work with expert Azure engineers to plan and move confidently using proven end-to-end methodologies, tools, and resources, while taking advantage of unique offers and incentives to reduce your costs.

FastTrack for Azure

Quickly and efficiently develop and deploy successful cloud solutions with cloud best practices and assistance from Azure engineers—plus, get architectural guidance on qualifying projects.

Azure support plans

Choose from a variety of plans, including proactive services from technical experts to help you expand your Azure knowledge and technical capabilities.

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Build cloud skills

Help your organization gain the cloud training it needs to use Azure with confidence through a variety of virtual learning options, including self-paced courses, instructor-led training, and role-based certifications.

Learn everything from the fundamentals of using Azure to advanced IT, development, and cloud planning skills for free on Microsoft Learn. Build your cloud skills with:

  • Interactive self-paced learning paths for every skill level and role.
  • Hands-on experiences through sandbox environments.
  • Virtual and on-demand training by Microsoft Certified Trainers—available worldwide.
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Frequently asked questions about customer enablement resources

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