Azure for the energy industry
Build innovative cloud solutions to transform products, operations and customer experience.
Why Azure for energy?
Azure is the globally trusted platform that helps you meet evolving threats with built-in security and the industry’s most comprehensive compliance portfolio. Use Azure tools and services to build custom solutions that help you tackle challenges and prepare for the future. Optimise everything from field work to customer experience. And modernise operations to speed response rates, boost efficiency and reduce costs.
Oil and gas solutions
Use advanced capabilities like AI and machine learning to expand opportunities and reduce costs.
- Visualise reservoir simulations to increase drilling hit rates using high-performance computing (HPC).
- Improve decision-making and reservoir production using IoT drilling sensors and advanced analytics.
- Manage and extend asset life cycles with predictive maintenance using Azure IoT solution accelerators.
Power and utilities solutions
Build a future of optimised energy management based on a foundation of highly secure devices and cloud innovation.
- Upgrade your electrical grid using digital twins for distributed energy resources, device controls and predictive forecasting.
- Drive employee productivity and safety through automated operations powered by machine learning.
Read about the award-winning intelligent power grid developed by Agder Energi and Microsoft.
Customers innovating with Azure
Chevron accelerates move to the cloud
Energy giant sharpens competitive edge with SAFe® built on Azure DevOps
Investing in safety with AI
Shell is using Azure IoT to identify safety hazards and alert service champions to take action.
Alex Cirlan, Head of Global Domain, HEM and Software
"By teaming up with Microsoft and leveraging Azure Sphere, we can leverage the opportunity and power of IoT and AI in a highly secure, trusted, and scalable way."
Tom Nysted, CEO
"At Agder Energi, we want to use new technology to make the power grid more efficient, more predictable, and more flexible. We'll go from being energy generators to energy partners, with a more active role for our customers."
Gerri Boyce, Director, Jacksonville Electric Authority
"The eSmart solution has helped us not only with power restoration, but also with the safety of our crews. We were able to see the damage before we put our crews in any danger."
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