Azure for operators

Future-proof your network, drive down costs and create new business models and revenue streams – all with a technology partner you can trust. Cloud solutions from Microsoft Azure, Affirmed Networks and Metaswitch Networks can help you make it happen.

Learn how telecom operators are transforming with Azure

See why industry leaders trust Azure, Affirmed Networks and Metaswitch Networks to help them create the future of telecommunications, today.

Maximise the value of the edge

AT&T has introduced a new mobile-enabled guardian module for IoT devices, built with Azure Sphere, to enable enterprises to securely connect devices in remote locations to the cloud without requiring WiFi pairing.

Monetise the capabilities of 5G

Deutsche Telekom uses Azure and Axonize to enable IoT device integration and drive smart solutions.

Deploy and optimise next-gen networks

DNA uses Affirmed Networks’ virtualised architecture for fast, reliable 5G connectivity to deliver new services and rich experiences to residential and enterprise customers.

Maximise existing investments while minimizing OPEX

Learn how operators will migrate tens of millions of voicemail subscribers to Metaswitch Mobile Voicemail (MVM) on Azure.

Transform customer experiences

Telefonica built an intelligent conversational agent using Azure Bot Service and Cognitive Services to improve customer engagement.

Streamline business support systems

Celcom migrated to Azure so that they could deliver exceptional customer experiences through innovative products and services.

Watch solution videos

Explore the Microsoft telecommunications solutions video playlist to see how technologies and services from Azure, Affirmed Networks and Metaswitch are helping telco providers forge into the future. Find out what’s new in network transformation, 5G rollout, edge computing, IoT and communication services.

Accomplish more with Azure

  • Achieve scale

    Scale instantly to meet your evolving needs with AI-powered carrier-grade networks.

  • Operate hybrid seamlessly

    Get consistent performance and scalability across edge, hybrid and cloud.

  • Monetise enterprise services

    Create new revenue streams with edge computing, IoT, 5G, network slicing and an ecosystem of enterprise developers.

  • Trust your cloud

    Safeguard your data with industry-leading security measures and streamline compliance with the most comprehensive compliance coverage of any cloud service provider.

Customers are doing great things with Azure


Attabotics developed the world’s first 3D robotics fulfilment solution tailored to modern commerce by using Azure Stack Edge and LTE technologies.



SES is creating an open, standards-based network automation and service orchestration platform using an Azure-based NFV solution from Amdocs.



Etisalat is working with Affirmed Networks to drive automation and deploy multi-access edge computing architecture.


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