Fully managed intelligent database services
Wherever your data is, Microsoft Azure will help you unlock its potential. Support rapid growth and save more time for innovation with a portfolio of secure, enterprise-grade, fully managed database services that support open-source database engines.
Azure database services are fully managed, freeing up valuable time you’d otherwise spend managing your database so you can focus on new ways to delight your users and unlock opportunities. Enterprise-grade performance with built-in high availability means you can scale quickly and reach global distribution without worrying about costly downtime. And developers can take advantage of industry-leading innovations such as built-in security with automatic monitoring and threat detection, automatic tuning for improved performance, and turnkey global distribution. On top of all of this, your investment is protected by financially backed SLAs.
Whatever you build, we’ll help you get it to market quickly, distribute it widely, and manage it easily and confidently.
Find the database product you need
|If you want...||Use this|
|Build applications with guaranteed low latency and high availability anywhere, at any scale or migrate Cassandra, MongoDB and other NoSQL workloads to the cloud.||Azure Cosmos DB|
|Migrate your SQL Server applications, with no code changes, to experience the benefits of a fully managed and intelligent service. Or build for future app growth and scale up to 100 TB with Hyperscale.||Azure SQL Database|
|Deliver high availability and elastic scaling to open-source mobile and web apps with a managed community MySQL database service, or migrate MySQL workloads to the cloud.||Azure Database for MySQL|
|Build scalable and secure enterprise-ready apps on community PostgreSQL, scale out single node PostgreSQL with high performance or migrate PostgreSQL and Oracle workloads to the cloud.||Azure Database for PostgreSQL|
|Run your SQL Server apps in the cloud with seamless scaling and pay-per-minute pricing, or migrate SQL Server or Oracle workloads to the cloud.||SQL Server on Virtual Machines|
|Limitless analytics service with unmatched time to insight (formerly SQL Data Warehouse)||Azure Synapse Analytics|
|Accelerate your transition to the cloud using a simple, self-guided migration process.||Azure Database Migration Service|
|Power fast, scalable applications with an open-source-compatible in-memory data store.||Azure Cache for Redis|
|Rapidly develop with massive semi-structured datasets using a NoSQL key-value store.||Table Storage|
|Fast and highly scalable data exploration service||Azure Data Explorer|
|Deliver high availability and elastic scaling to open-source mobile and web apps with a managed community MariaDB database service.||Azure Database for MariaDB|
Customers are doing great things with Azure databases
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"From the get go, we wanted to make sure Next Games can operate globally with our servers and have more support for a truly globally distributed system, and Service Fabric gives you very good tools for that."Kalle Hiitola, Chief Technology Officer
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"The service tier served 167 million requests in the 24 hours of Black Friday. We maxed at 3,500 requests a second on the product API and had an average response time of 48 milliseconds."Bob Strudwick, Chief Technology Officer
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"Our page load times are very low, and we're able to do it on a more powerful and scalable infrastructure that costs us 45 percent less."Kevin Lisota, Web Developer
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