Microsoft Azure Legal Information

Last updated: April 2014

Service Agreement & Terms

Your use of the Azure service is governed by the terms and conditions of the agreement under which you obtained the services.

  • For customers who purchase or renew a subscription (including free trials) online from Microsoft, your use is governed by the Microsoft Azure Agreement, which incorporates the Microsoft Azure Services Terms (including the Acceptable Use Policy).
  • For customers who purchase through another volume licensing agreement, such as an Enterprise Agreement, your use is governed by the volume licensing agreement under which you purchased the services. You can obtain a copy of your volume licensing agreement by contacting your Microsoft account representative or volume licensing.
  • If you do not have an Azure subscription, your use of the Azure service will be governed by the Microsoft Azure Website Terms of Use.

If you are uncertain or have other questions, please contact Microsoft Azure support.

Offer Details

Pricing and other terms and conditions for the particular Azure offer you choose are detailed in the offer details for your subscription.

Privacy Statement

The Microsoft Azure Privacy Statement describes the privacy policy and practices that govern your use of Azure. This differs from the privacy policy generally applicable to use of Microsoft web sites or consumer services.

Trust Center

The Microsoft Azure Trust Center provides detailed information on security, privacy, and compliance topics for Azure customers.

Service Level Agreements

The Service Level Agreements describe commitments around uptime and connectivity for Azure.

Preview Supplemental Terms

The Preview Supplemental Terms include additional legal terms that apply to your use of Azure features that are in beta, technical preview, or otherwise not yet released into general availability.

Website Terms of Use

These Terms of Use apply to your use of the Azure website. If you have an Azure subscription, your purchase and use of the Azure service is governed by the terms and conditions of the agreement under which you purchased the service. Please see the Service Agreement & Terms section above for additional information. If you do not have an Azure subscription, the Terms of Use also apply to the limited Azure services you can use without a subscription.

Visual Studio Online

Your use of the Visual Studio Online service is governed by the Microsoft Developer Services Agreement and the Microsoft Developer Services Privacy Statement.

About

All services that can be purchased through the Customer Portal are offered by Microsoft Ireland Operations Limited:

Microsoft Ireland Operations Limited
A private company limited by shares
Incorporated in Ireland number 256796
Office:
70 Sir John Rogerson's Quay
Dublin 2
Ireland

The Microsoft Online Services Customer Portal web site and corresponding content are provided by Microsoft Corporation:

Microsoft Corporation
Representative: Benjamin O. Orndorff
Microsoft Corporation
One Microsoft Way
Redmond, WA 98052-6399
USA
Universal Business Identifier: 600 413 485
http://www.microsoft.com/
Tel.: +49 (0) 1805 / 67 22 55*
Fax: +49 (0) 1805 / 25 11 91*
E-Mail: kunden@microsoft.com
* 0,14 Euro per minute

The list shown above is provided for your convenience as an overview of the general terms and conditions governing the purchase and usage of Azure platform services. Additional services, software and content, including Labs and Beta releases may be governed by additional or different terms not listed above.

This page is provided for your convenience as an overview of the terms and conditions that govern the purchase and use of Azure. Ancillary services, software, and content, may be governed by additional or different terms not listed above.