Operate hybrid seamlessly

On-premises, in the cloud and at the edge—we’ll meet you where you are. Integrate and manage your environments with tools and services designed for hybrid cloud.

Unified identity platform

Enhance security, simplify access and set smart policies across your different environments with a single identity platform trusted by 90% of enterprises globally.

Windows Server and SQL Server for less

Take advantage of the Azure Hybrid Benefit and save 40% on virtual machines by using your existing SQL Server or Windows Server licence investments.

AI at the edge

Analyse information close to the physical world where the data resides by deploying Azure Cognitive Services in containers. Deliver real-time insights and immersive experiences that are highly responsive and contextually aware.

Cohesive security management

Bring cloud scale and AI-powered security protections to your on-premises virtual machines and IoT devices, all managed centrally along with security for your cloud resources through Azure Security Center.

Database consistency with common code base

Achieve greater flexibility, scale and availability. You decide where you want your SQL or PostgreSQL data to reside and get frictionless database migration with no code changes at an industry-leading total cost of ownership (TCO).

Organisations big and small trust Azure

"Azure is a great hybrid cloud enabler. We can move some applications to the cloud and leave others running at Smithfield facilities while providing consistent authentication wherever applications run."

Matthew Douglas, Director of Cloud & Solutions Architecture, Smithfield Foods

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Smithfield Foods

"We chose Azure security and management services because they gave us a global view with a minimal amount of administrative effort."

Adeel Abbas, Manager of Global Technology Enterprise Systems

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"We really found that Azure Stack is the only suitable solution for us. We need to be able to store and efficiently analyze data. Our customers are particular with their requirements around data governance."

Dr Peter Weckesser, Digital Transformation Officer, Airbus Defense and Space

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"We determined Azure SQL Database Managed Instance was the best choice for us in terms of scalability, cost, and performance. We've seen a 49 percent cost reduction and 25 to 30 percent performance gains."

Nipun Sharma, Analytics Architect, Business Technology and Systems, Komatsu Australia

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Learn more about Azure products and services

Synchronise on-premises directories and enable single sign-on

Services for teams to share code, track work and ship software

Build and run innovative hybrid applications across cloud boundaries

Bring Azure services and management to any infrastructure

Unify security management and enable advanced threat protection across hybrid cloud workloads

Small-footprint, edge-optimised data engine with built-in AI

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