Enterprise-grade performance and flexibility, delivered locally
Drive innovation cost-effectively with a growing collection of integrated solutions to meet the needs of your application or business.
Global scale with a local presence
Azure connects businesses to a global cloud with local services that help accelerate new investments, technology access, and innovation. Our new Johannesburg and Cape Town datacenter regions will join 54 Azure datacenter regions with more than 130 edge node locations and 70,000 miles of fiber and undersea cable systems.
Compliance you can trust
Microsoft is committed to building security and compliance into our offerings from the ground up. Azure South Africa meets relevant privacy certifications, including ISO/IEC 27018 for protection of personal data in the cloud, the EU/US Privacy Shield, and the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).
Learn more about our Trusted Cloud principles in the Microsoft Trust Center.
"With Azure, our sites are more robust and secure, with geo-redundant and encrypted data, daily backups, and the ability to restore availability."Eugene Long, Software Development Manager, London College of International Business Studies
"Historically, supercomputing was only accessible to mega-corporations and a niche group of governments. Azure has disrupted this model, and has made supercomputing available to the masses. Our visit to the datacenter has proven to us, without a doubt, that Azure has the power to transform Professional Provident Society."Avsharn Bachoo, Chief Technology Officer, Professional Provident Society