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

Why Azure?

Your work: Be productive, not busy

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

Your skills: Level up and go further

Azure meets you where you are today and lets you reuse your language of choice and skillset to create next-generation app experiences.

Your apps: Turn your ideas into reality

Create intelligent apps with an end-to-end platform to release extraordinary app experiences on the cloud and edge.

Develop in your favorite languages

Explore app development tutorials

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Intro to Azure Kubernetes Service

Learn the benefits of container orchestration, including deployment management, automatic updates, and self-healing.

25 minutes, 6 modules

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Deploy a containerized web app

Use Azure App Service to deploy and run a web application based on a Docker image.

46 minutes, 8 modules

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Create serverless logic with Azure Functions

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

36 minutes, 6 modules

See tutorial

Explore developer content from recent Azure events

Code smarter and faster with Visual Studio 2019

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Watch Application Development keynote from our premier developer event, Microsoft Ignite 2019

See what’s coming up next for developers

May 19–21, 2020

Microsoft Build

Get your hands on the latest tech and your questions answered by the experts who built it.

Washington State Convention Center | Seattle, WA

Various dates

Microsoft Ignite | The Tour

Learn new ways to code, optimize your cloud infrastructure, and modernize your organization with deep technical training.

Various cities and dates

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See how app developers are using Azure

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Build with your whole audience in mind, and deliver the value of mixed reality across mobile devices, headsets, PCs, and AR platforms. Azure Kinect DK supports Windows and Linux (preview), and mixed reality services on Azure support development for HoloLens, iOS, and Android.

Resources for further exploration

Dive into common app scenarios and solutions.

Reference apps and code samples

Check out these open-source repositories.

Training and certification

Grow professionally and expand your cloud skills.

Ready when you are—let’s set up your Azure free account