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Take advantage of free options at any time, with any subscription.
Quickly build and host up to 10 web and mobile apps on any platform or device.
Azure App Service lets you create apps faster with a one-of-a kind cloud service to quickly and easily create enterprise-ready web and mobile apps for any platform or device and deploy them on a scalable and reliable cloud infrastructure.
Send up to 1 million push notifications per month for free, broadcasting them to millions of users at once or tailoring them to individual users.
A scalable push-notification engine for quickly sending millions of messages
Maximise your mobile apps usage and revenue with up to 100 monthly active users free per month on our data-driven user engagement platform.
Azure Mobile Engagement lets you maximise mobile app usage and revenue. It’s a SaaS-delivered, data-driven user engagement platform that enables real-time, fine-grained user segmentation, app user analytics and contextually aware smart-push notifications and in-app messaging across all connected devices. It closes the marketing loop for app developers and marketers, letting them get in touch with all their customers directly in a personal, contextually aware and non-intrusive way, and at the right time.
Add sophisticated search capabilities to your web and mobile apps, and host the first 10,000 documents.
Azure Search is a fully managed service for adding sophisticated search capabilities to web and mobile applications without the typical complexities of full-text search.
Start building advanced analytics solutions in the cloud today by creating machine learning experiments.
Azure Machine Learning lets you easily design, test, operationalise and manage predictive analytics solutions in the cloud.
Get up to 5 free activities per month to orchestrate and manage data pipelines over a range of transformation services and data sources.
Azure Data Factory is a managed service that lets you produce trusted information from raw data in cloud or on-premises sources. Easily create, orchestrate and schedule highly available, fault-tolerant workflows of data movement and transformation activities. Monitor service health and all your data pipelines at a glance with a rich visual experience offered through the Azure portal.
Empower up to 50 users to discover up to 5,000 data objects in your catalogue.
Azure Data Catalog is a fully managed service that serves as a system of registration and system of discovery for enterprise data sources. It lets users – from analysts to data scientists to developers – register, discover, understand and consume data sources. Use crowd-sourced annotations and metadata to capture tribal knowledge within your organisation, shine light on hidden data and get more value from your enterprise data sources.
Get up to 3,000 free messages per day, allowing you to monitor and control up to 10 of your Internet of Things (IoT) devices.
Jump-start your Internet of Things project with Microsoft IoT Hub. Connect, monitor and control billions of IoT assets running on a broad set of operating systems and protocols. Establish reliable, bi-directional communication with these assets, even if they’re intermittently connected, and analyse – and act on – incoming telemetry data. Enhance the security of your IoT solutions by using per-device authentication to communicate with devices that have the appropriate credentials. Revoke access rights to specific devices to maintain the integrity of your system.
Create your private network in the cloud with up to 50 free virtual networks.
Azure Virtual Network enables you to create private networks in the cloud with full control over IP addresses, DNS servers, security rules and traffic flows. Securely connect a virtual network to on-premises networks by using a VPN tunnel, or connect privately by using the ExpressRoute service.
Secure your information with highly available identity and access management for the cloud. Get support for up to 500,000 directory objects and single sign-on for up to 10 apps per user.
Azure Active Directory provides identity management and access control for your cloud applications. To simplify user access to cloud applications, you can synchronise on-premises identities and enable single sign-on. Azure Active Directory comes in 3 editions: Free, Basic and Premium.
Enable identity and access management for your consumer-facing web and mobile apps with 50,000 stored users and authentications free per month.
Azure Active Directory, the cloud service with the proven ability to handle billions of authentications per day, extends its capabilities to manage consumer identities with a new service: Azure Active Directory B2C, now in public preview. Azure Active Directory B2C is a comprehensive identity management solution for your consumer-facing applications that can be easily integrated into any platform and is accessible from any device. The service will be free during the public preview period.
Plan, build and ship software in any language on a variety of platforms – free for up to 5 users.
Visual Studio Team Services is a cloud-based application life cycle management (ALM) solution for everything, from hosted-code repositories and issue-tracking to load-testing and automated builds. It’s accessible from nearly anywhere, and you can create an account for free. Visual Studio Team Services is licensed separately from Azure services.
Monitor the use and performance of live apps running on an unlimited number of hosts or devices.
Application Insights (in preview) is an all-in-one telemetry solution that can help you detect issues, triage impacts and solve problems in your web apps and services. It provides deep diagnostics and real-time insights while being a seamless part of your ALM processes through Visual Studio, Visual Studio Team Services and Azure Diagnostics integrations. It supports ASP.NET, J2EE and most of the popular web technologies for web apps on Azure or on your own servers.
Run recurring jobs, such as log clean-up and backup, on any schedule, and get up to 3,600 job executions per month.
Azure Scheduler lets you invoke actions that call HTTP/S endpoints or post messages to a storage queue on any schedule. Create jobs that reliably call services either inside or outside Azure and run those jobs straight away, on a regular or irregular schedule or at a future date.
Automate your frequent, time-consuming and error-prone IT management tasks, and get up to 500 minutes per month of job run time.
Azure Automation lets you create, deploy, monitor and maintain resources in your Azure environment automatically by using a highly scalable and reliable workflow execution engine.
Turn up to 500 MB of operational data per month into actionable insights about your IT operations.
Azure Log Analytics lets you collect, correlate and visualise all your machine data, such as event logs, network logs, performance data and much more, from both your on-premises and cloud assets.