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Azure Government

Unparalleled flexibility and breakthrough innovation for US government agencies and their partners

Overview

Why switch to the cloud?

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See how Azure Government delivers breakthrough innovation

Introduce improvements as you adapt your systems to manage costs and improve your citizen experiences.

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Why choose Azure Government?

All government cloud offerings are not the same. Azure Government provides:

Government exclusivity

Only US federal, state, local and tribal governments and their partners have access to this dedicated instance that is only operated by screened US citizens.

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Broadest compliance and Level 5 DoD approval

Choose from six government-only data centre regions, including two regions granted an Impact Level 5 Provisional Authorisation. And, Azure Government offers the most compliance certifications of any cloud provider.

Azure Government for classified workloads is coming soon.

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Hybrid flexibility

Control the timing and implementation of your digital transformation. If you choose, you can keep selected data and some functionality on-premises.

Jumpstart innovation

Gain new, cutting-edge capabilities with the Internet of Things technologies, data analytics and high-performance computing.

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