Customer environments are evolving, becoming increasingly complex with many applications often running on different hardware across on-premises datacenters, multiple clouds, and the edge. Managing these disparate environments at scale, ensuring uncompromised security across an entire organization, and enabling developer agility and innovation are critical to success.
Azure uniquely helps you meet these challenges, giving you the flexibility to innovate anywhere in your hybrid environment while operating seamlessly and securely.
Customers are doing great things with Azure hybrid capabilities
Run Azure data services anywhere
Deploy and manage Azure data services on your Kubernetes clusters—across on-premises and cloud—with access to cloud automation benefits, always up-to-date cloud innovation, and unified data management.
Extend Azure management to any infrastructure
Seamlessly govern and manage on-premises and cloud resources with a single control plane in Azure, including your Linux and Windows virtual machines (VMs), Kubernetes clusters, and databases.
Build apps, deploy to any location
Build applications using any language and platform of your choice—and deploy consistently to wherever they’re needed in your environment.
Deliver security across your organization
Get comprehensive security management and AI-enabled threat protection across on-premises, Azure, and other clouds. Manage access and protect your business with one universal identity platform.
Azure products and services to build your hybrid solutions
Seamlessly extend Azure management to any infrastructure with Azure Arc. Run Azure data services anywhere in your hybrid environment to gain always-current data cloud innovation and unified data management.
Build, deploy, and run truly consistent hybrid applications across on-premises, cloud, and the edge in both connected and disconnected scenarios.
Internet of Things (IoT)
Deploy your workloads from Azure or other clouds to run on Azure IoT edge devices. Operate machine learning models, compute, and IoT workloads at the edge for quick, actionable results.
Developer tools and DevOps
Take advantage of the most comprehensive developer toolkit to build, test, and deploy your applications. Extend Azure DevOps to any environment and any cloud so you can collaborate better and ship faster.
Security and identity
Get unified security management and AI-enabled threat protection across on-premises, Azure, and other clouds. Create seamless, single sign-on experiences across cloud, mobile, and on-premises apps.
Build a fast, reliable, and secure hybrid network and deliver the best user experiences by connecting your global branch offices and point-of-sale locations with Azure and the Microsoft global network. Deploy and operate private 5G and LTE networks with ultra-low latency connectivity to industry robotics, automation and connected devices.
Azure hybrid updates, blogs, and announcements
November 4, 2019
Azure services now run anywhere with new hybrid capabilities: Announcing Azure Arc
November 5, 2019
Azure Arc: Extending Azure management to any infrastructure
November 5, 2019
Bring Azure data services to your infrastructure with Azure Arc
November 5, 2019
Expanding the Azure Stack portfolio to run hybrid applications across the cloud, datacenters, and the edge