Accelerate your business with an Azure free account

Start building your cloud solutions with a $200 Azure credit and free services, plus the advantage of the industry’s most extensive partner network and direct sales force

Why build your business on Azure?

Go-To-Market with Microsoft

Join the most extensive partner network and learn how you can qualify to Go-To-Market with our sales force, which can help you reach customers worldwide, including 90% of the Fortune 500 companies already using Microsoft Cloud.

Flexibility

Buy, build, combine, and distribute apps in the business model that works best for you because Azure doesn’t limit you.

Open source friendly

Whether you run Linux or Windows, write in Java, Node.js, or any other programming language, Azure supports both Microsoft and open source technologies.

Deep business expertise

From ideation through deployment, use Microsoft technical, marketing, and sales resources to help your business grow.

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Three ways to start building your cloud business

Advance your Azure business with unique partner resources

  • Reach more customers and generate new business with the support of Microsoft.
  • Take advantage of the largest enterprise sales force and channel in the industry by qualifying to become cosell ready with Microsoft.
  • Get your apps and solutions in front of more customers, and get the infrastructure you need to grow, by collaborating with other partners.
  • Increase your solution’s visibility with business users by listing it on Microsoft AppSource to reach more customers.
  • Promote and sell your apps and services—and grow your success—through Azure Marketplace.
  • Get listed in the Azure partner directory so customers can find you. Tell us about your organization.
  • Take advantage of Azure Managed Applications to deliver turnkey solutions through the Azure Marketplace or Service Catalog.

Build with Azure

Discover how to turn your intellectual property (IP) into a long-term, profitable business with help from Microsoft. Access platforms, development tools, and support to create and test your apps, plus training to keep your team ahead of the curve.

Grow your business with SaaS apps

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Learn more about Microsoft resources for app developers like you

Advance your Azure business with unique partner resources

  • Reach more customers and generate new business with the support of Microsoft.
  • Take advantage of the largest enterprise sales force and channel in the industry by qualifying to become cosell ready with Microsoft.
  • Get your apps and solutions in front of more customers, and get the infrastructure you need to grow, by collaborating with other partners.
  • Increase your solution’s visibility with business users by listing it on Microsoft AppSource to reach more customers.
  • Promote and sell your apps and services—and grow your success—through Azure Marketplace.
  • Get listed in the Azure partner directory so customers can find you. Tell us about your organization.
  • Take advantage of Azure Managed Applications to deliver turnkey solutions through the Azure Marketplace or Service Catalog.

Offer a managed service

Get customers to the cloud and keep them there by delivering assessments, enablement, and operations in the cloud. Design a managed service that adds value for your customers such as IT-department-as-a service or custom application-development-as-a-service.

Download the Azure Managed Service Provider Guide

Join the Cloud Solution Provider program

Learn more about Azure in CSP

Advance your Azure business with unique partner resources

  • Reach more customers and generate new business with the support of Microsoft.
  • Take advantage of the largest enterprise sales force and channel in the industry by qualifying to become cosell ready with Microsoft.
  • Get your apps and solutions in front of more customers, and get the infrastructure you need to grow, by collaborating with other partners.
  • Increase your solution’s visibility with business users by listing it on Microsoft AppSource to reach more customers.
  • Promote and sell your apps and services—and grow your success—through Azure Marketplace.
  • Get listed in the Azure partner directory so customers can find you. Tell us about your organization.
  • Take advantage of Azure Managed Applications to deliver turnkey solutions through the Azure Marketplace or Service Catalog.

Create a services consulting practice

Build your business faster, and provide more value to your customer by designing, building, and managing Azure solutions specific to your customers' needs.

Discover Azure solutions that map to your business goals

Advance your Azure business with unique partner resources

  • Reach more customers and generate new business with the support of Microsoft.
  • Take advantage of the largest enterprise sales force and channel in the industry by qualifying to become cosell ready with Microsoft.
  • Get your apps and solutions in front of more customers, and get the infrastructure you need to grow, by collaborating with other partners.
  • Increase your solution’s visibility with business users by listing it on Microsoft AppSource to reach more customers.
  • Promote and sell your apps and services—and grow your success—through Azure Marketplace.
  • Get listed in the Azure partner directory so customers can find you. Tell us about your organization.
  • Take advantage of Azure Managed Applications to deliver turnkey solutions through the Azure Marketplace or Service Catalog.

Resell Azure

Learn how as a Cloud Solution Provider (CSP) partner, you can transact across Microsoft cloud services through a single platform. CSP enables partners to own the customer lifecycle and relationship end-to-end.

Azure in CSP

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Resell Azure through CSP Indirect Providers

Advance your Azure business with unique partner resources