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 AzureBrowse learning paths
Introduction to Azure Kubernetes Service
Explore deployment management, automatic updates, and self-healing with containers.
Deploy a containerized 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
Visual Studio Code
Edit, debug, and deploy to Azure with a powerful code editor that works with any language, has strong Git and Azure integrations, and runs on any OS.
Develop in a full-featured, integrated environment. Code, debug, test, and deploy to web, cloud, Android, iOS, and Windows.
See how app developers are using Azure
Cliff Agius is a Boeing 787 pilot by day and a hobbyist developer by night. When a family friend asked for help improving her son’s prosthetic arm, Cliff used open-source software to build a new arm for the teen—and to dramatically reduce the costs of prosthetics for others.
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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
Invent with Purpose on Azure
Microsoft Ignite 2020 keynote with Julia White and Friends
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