Access cloud compute capacity, virtualisation and scale on demand—and only pay for the resources you use
Whether you are building new applications or deploying existing ones, Azure compute provides the infrastructure you need to run your apps. Tap in to compute capacity in the cloud and scale on demand. Containerise your applications, deploy Windows and Linux virtual machines (VMs) and take advantage of flexible options for migrating VMs to Azure. With comprehensive support for hybrid environments, deploy how and where you want to. Azure compute also includes a full-fledged identity solution, so you gain managed end-point protection and Active Directory support which helps secure access to on-premises and cloud apps. Deploy great apps and save with pay-as-you-go pricing, and the Azure Hybrid Benefit.
Find the compute product you need
|If you want to...||Use this|
|Provision Linux and Windows virtual machines in seconds with the configurations of your choice||Virtual Machines|
|Achieve high availability by autoscaling to create thousands of VMs in minutes||Virtual Machine Scale Sets|
|Simplify the deployment, management and operations of Kubernetes||Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)|
|Accelerate app development using an event-driven, serverless architecture||Azure Functions|
|Develop microservices and orchestrate containers on Windows and Linux||Service Fabric|
|Quickly create cloud apps for web and mobile with fully managed platform||App Service|
|Containerise apps and easily run containers with a single command||Container Instances|
|Cloud-scale job scheduling and compute management with the ability to scale to tens, hundreds or thousands of virtual machines||Batch|
|Create highly available, scalable cloud applications and APIs which help you focus on apps instead of hardware||Cloud Services|
|Deploy your Azure virtual machines on a physical server only used by your organisation||Azure Dedicated Host|
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