White papers, analyst reports, and e-books

Whether you’re new to Azure, or ready to deploy business-critical workloads in the cloud, explore these white papers, analyst reports, and Microsoft e-books. Get everything from the basics to deep-dive information on the cloud and Azure.

Featured

White papers

Quick reads on key cloud topics such as cloud security, hybrid clouds, and the economic benefits of cloud adoption.

Free account

Get $200 in Azure credits and 12 months of popular services—free

Visual Studio

Subscribers get up to $1800 per year of Azure services

Activate now

Startups

Join Microsoft for Startups and get free Azure services

Learn more