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5G and Space

Realize new business opportunities, secure distributed workloads, and future-proof connectivity with integration of innovative 5G, networking, and satellite communication technology on Azure.

Discover the power of 5G and space

5G and space is a portfolio of connectivity services designed for enterprises, telecommunications and satellite operators, and developers to modernize networks, monetize 5G and the edge, and accelerate growth. Rapidly create and deploy new services with confidence using products built on Azure.

Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)

Enable modern connected apps globally across a wide range of industries including manufacturing, transportation, logistics, energy, and defense.

  • Deliver ubiquitous and low-latency connectivity anywhere.
  • Streamline business operations.
  • Create new innovative solutions for mission-critical uses cases in hard-to-reach places.

Application services

Keep pace with innovation and enterprise customer demand with a rich ecosystem of vendors, partners, and app developers.

  • Develop ultra-low latency applications in a best-of-breed environment.
  • Embrace innovation to create new revenue streams.
  • Scale distribution to enterprises using Azure Marketplace.

Data services

Future-proof your network, drive down costs, and create new revenue streams with Azure.

  • Deliver low-latency applications at the network edge.
  • Rapidly monetize new products and services with minimal network impact.
  • Use machine learning on network analytics to automate operations and diagnose carrier systems.
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Machine learning

Extend satellite communications coverage with a global partner ecosystem of ground station networks, cloud modems, and telemetry, tracking, and control functions.

  • Connect your satellites on demand and operate faster with low-latency connection between your satellites and Azure.
  • Streamline satellite management by accessing an extensive ecosystem of cloud-based services.
  • Secure your network by operating with resilient and security-enhanced ground stations.
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Continuity of business operations

Achieve resilient communications and failover capabilities with intelligent prioritized traffic management using cellular, fiber, or satellite technology for healthcare, manufacturing, and other industries that require high availability.

  • Transform your workforce.
  • Engage customers in new ways.
  • Build more agile factories.
  • Create more resilient supply chains.
  • Unlock innovation and deliver new services.
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Emergency services and natural disasters

Create high-bandwidth, low-latency communication for first responders across command sites and in emergency scenarios.

  • Respond to incidents in remote locations without losing connectivity.
  • Get connected data and assets, accessed real-time, on scene and remotely.
  • Maintain constant communications with geographically dispersed teams.

Retail reimagined

Anticipate the unexpected—from shifting market conditions to changing shopper expectations—and act with the power of all your data at your fingertips.

  • Maximize the value of your data.
  • Elevate the shopping experience.
  • Build a real-time and sustainable supply chain.
  • Empower your store associates.
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Products for enterprises

Azure private MEC

Deliver ultra-low-latency networking, applications, and services at the enterprise edge. Accelerate time to market, reduce integration complexity and securely manage services in the cloud.

Azure public MEC

Deliver high-performance, low-latency applications and immersive experiences at the operator edge with integrated Azure compute and operator 5G connectivity.

Azure Private 5G Core

Rapidly deploy and manage private 5G networks at the enterprise edge.

Azure Network Function Manager

Extend Azure management for deploying 5G and SD-WAN network functions on edge devices.

Products for telecom operators

Azure Operator Nexus

Build your mission-critical mobile networks with a carrier-grade, hybrid cloud platform.

Azure Communications Gateway

Rapidly connect your fixed and mobile networks with Microsoft Teams.

Azure Operator Insights

Remove data silos and deliver business insights from massive datasets.

Azure Operator Service Manager

Simplify the deployment, upgrade, and management of complex operator services.

Products for satellite operators

Azure Orbital

Rapidly ingest data from space into the cloud with a satellite ground station service.

Documentation and learning resources

Resources for satellite operators

Get the latest 5G and space news and resources

Customers are doing great things with Azure

Ferrovial uses 5G for traffic information in real time

Watch how Ferrovial is using the full Azure stack, including Azure for operators, and Azure Orbital to build infrastructures of the future.

Ferrovial uses 5G for traffic information in real time

Watch how Ferrovial is using the full Azure stack, including Azure for operators, and Azure Orbital to build infrastructures of the future.
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