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Offline media import for Azure

Migrate your offline media to Azure with our partners.

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For security and scalability, the Microsoft Azure cloud is an ideal place to store your data. From low-cost archive storage to high-performance, SSD-based storage, you choose the speed of access and corresponding tier—we’ll take care of the rest. Once your data is available in Azure, you’ll be able to unlock higher-value scenarios for analysis, transformation, and distribution.

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Start free. Get USD$200 credit to use within 30 days. While you have your credit, get free amounts of many of our most popular services, plus free amounts of 55+ other services that are always free.


After your credit, move to pay as you go to keep building with the same free services. Pay only if you use more than your free monthly amounts.


After 12 months, you'll keep getting 55+ always-free services—and still pay only for what you use beyond your free monthly amounts.

Partner-driven migration services

The Azure partners listed below specialize in migration of data from offline media such as tapes, optical drives, hard disks, or film. They provide the hardware and facilities to perform all aspects of your migration, including secure transport, chain of custody, data extraction, data recovery, and data sanitization.

US, EU, Asia
Iron Mountain
US, EU, Asia
Katalyst Data Management
US, UK, EU, AU, Asia
Tape Ark
US, EU, Asia, UK, AU
Tronix Data
US, EU, Asia
Trusted Data Solutions (TDS)
US, EU, Asia
United B.V.

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The offline media import and migration program connects customers with third parties that provide services for uploading data into Azure. Microsoft does not support, endorse, or make any representation, guarantee, or assurance regarding these third parties and their respective solutions, services, or products. Microsoft receives no fee or commission from these third-party import and migration services. Any third-party solution, product, or service that you acquire, and any exchange of data between you and such third-party provider, is solely between you and the third party, meaning that you make your own arrangements for data import and migration directly with the third-party provider you select. These third-party solutions, services, or products may be subject to the third party’s terms, conditions, and privacy statements. Microsoft has no liability for the actions of any third-party providers of these solutions, services, or products.