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 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

See how app developers are using Azure

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This month’s Azure Tips and Tricks article

Top five Visual Studio Code extensions for Azure developers

Manage your Azure account, websites, and work with Azure Functions and Azure Storage—plus, create Azure Resource Manager templates—without leaving your favorite editor.

Watch highlights from recent Azure events

Not your average keynote

Visual Studio 2019 Launch Event

Application Development keynote

Microsoft Ignite 2019

See upcoming events for developers

May 19–21, 2020

Microsoft Build

Learn, connect, and grow together with the community in a new digital format. Get a look at the latest tech and get your questions answered by the experts who built it.

Virtual event

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

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Resources

Developing on Azure

Dive into common app scenarios and solutions.

Reference apps and code samples

Explore these open-source repositories.

Training and certification

Grow professionally and expand your cloud skills.