What is Microsoft Azure?

Microsoft Azure is a cloud computing service created by Microsoft for building, testing, deploying, and managing applications and services through a global network of Microsoft-managed data centers.

It is a public cloud ecosystem similar to what Amazon and Google Offer.

Microsoft Azure allows businesses to easily build, deploy and manage applications and services from the cloud.

You can read more here  on what cloud computing is.


Why Microsoft Azure?

Microsoft Azure as a platform provides the following features:

  • A 99.95% monthly Service Level Agreement
  • Enterprise-level security used by many leading organizations
  • The ability to use any language, framework or tool to build applications.
  • Unlimited servers and storage.