Azure Support: Standard

The Azure Standard offering is a good choice for small or mid-sized companies with minimal business-critical dependence on Microsoft Azure.

$100/month 3

Standard details

Range of support Microsoft Azure
Unlimited 24/7 billing and subscription support 1 Includes
Unlimited 24/7 technical support 1 Includes
Non-Microsoft technologies running on Azure (See FAQ) Microsoft will assist Azure customers with issues associated with selected non-Microsoft technologies.
Incident submission Online
Initial response time < 1 hours
Maximum severity 2 “A” (critical business impact)

1 24/7 in English for Sev. A and B and in Japanese for Severity A. For other languages and severities, support provided during local business hours.

2 The maximum severity (business impact) for Standard is “A” regardless of language. Severity: A (highest level of impact), B, C

3 The Azure Standard Support plan price remains $300 (or local equivalent) for Enterprise Agreement customers. The Enterprise Agreement Support Plan Upgrade Offer is specifically designed for those who purchased Azure under an Enterprise Agreement and provides additional benefits.

Included for all Azure customers and partners

  • Support provided in nine languages: English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Traditional Chinese, Korean and Japanese.
  • Unlimited subscription management (e.g. billing, quota adjustments, account transfers)
  • Two Azure online forum options: MSDN and Stack Overflow. MSDN is a Microsoft online property. Stack Overflow is not associated or affiliated with Microsoft.
  • Twitter @AzureSupport
  • Azure service dashboard

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