Build applications with Azure

Build apps in your favorite programming languages using sample code, get involved in the developer community and participate in local and online events

Develop your work, skills and imagination

Be more productive and less busy

Spend more time creating reliable and secure app experiences your users will love and less time doing repetitive tasks—with best-in-class development tools and integrated DevOps.

Grow your expertise and skills

Build on the code, languages, tools, platforms and frameworks you already know and use. Add new skills at your own pace and connect with a global community of your developer peers to advance your knowledge and career.

Turn your ideas into reality

Create intelligent multi-device, multi-sense apps for all user scenarios. With a single end-to-end platform and toolset, release extraordinary app experiences in the cloud and at the edge.

Develop in your favorite languages

Learn about* app development on Azure

Browse learning* paths

Introduction to Azure Kubernetes Service

Explore deployment management, automatic updates and self-healing with containers.

Deploy a containerised web app

Deploy and run a web application based on a Docker image with Azure App Service.

Create serverless logic with Azure Functions

Host business logic that can be executed without managing or provisioning infrastructure.

Build with tools for any operating system

See how app developers are using Azure

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10 resources to get you started with Azure

Keep up with the world of Azure and find out how to get started with a list of resources from Azure Tips and Tricks. Explore guides, checklists, learning resources and more.

Watch highlights from recent Azure events

Are we there yet? App Development in Azure

Microsoft Ignite 2020 keynote with Scott Hanselman and Friends Video Source

Invent with Purpose on Azure

Microsoft Ignite 2020 keynote with Julia White and Friends

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September 2020

Microsoft Ignite

Our first ever, all-digital Microsoft Ignite is over—but your experience is just getting started. Browse through our on-demand content collection to revisit your favorite moments or to find something new.

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Developing on Azure

Dive into common app scenarios and solutions.

Reference apps and code samples

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