Simple, secure, and fully managed cloud file shares
- Extend your servers to Azure with SyncPreview for on-premises performance and capability
- Secure data at rest and in-transit using SMB 3.0 and HTTPS
- Simplify cloud file share management using familiar tools
Start your Azure free account and get a $200 credit for 30 days. Plus now get 12 months of free access to Storage.
Take advantage of fully managed file shares in the cloud that are accessible via the industry standard Server Message Block (SMB) protocol. Azure File shares can be mounted concurrently by cloud or on-premises deployments of Windows, Linux, and macOS. Plus, cache Azure File shares on Windows Servers with Azure File SyncPreview for fast access near where the data is being used.
Rest assured knowing your data is encrypted at rest and in transit using SMB 3.0 and HTTPS.
Deploy file shares without having to manage hardware or operating system deployments—letting you focus on your users instead.
Quickly access your files over high latency, low bandwidth links via smart caching of commonly used on-premises files using Azure File SyncPreview.
Built for hybrid flexibility
Access your data from where you want to using SMB, REST, or even on-premises with Azure File SyncPreview.
Mount your Azure File share from Windows, Linux, or macOS.
Migrate file share-dependent applications to the cloud without breaking existing code.
"Running on Azure File storage puts us ahead of pretty much any solution on the market. It's a huge competitive advantage, and I think the opportunities are limitless. The addressable market could range anywhere from small and medium-sized business all the way up to the enterprise."