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Last updated 2015-03-24 ago.


Microsoft Azure is available as public Platform-as-a-Service.

You can deploy apps written in 6 languages to 14 different infrastructures.

You can automatically bind 0 services and 36 integrated addons to your applications.

You can scale your applications vertically , horizontally or let Microsoft Azure automatically scale your instances .

Usage and pricing options available are  metered usage, monthly bills.

Quality of Service

Microsoft Azure is in Production since 2010-02-01.

Stipulated Uptime: 99.95 %


Language Versions
Microsoft Azure is extensible, so you can add more functionality via buildpacks or similar mechanisms.


Name Runtime Versions
tomcat Java 7


Name Runtime Versions
Cakephp Php
Django Python


Name Description Type
abbyy ocr MEDIA
alert logic log manager ANALYTICS
appdynamics ANALYTICS
aspera server on demand DEVOPS
auth0 OTHER
automatic backup DEVOPS
azure watch ANALYTICS
buddy OTHER
clearpointe azure management DEVOPS
cloudamqp Managed HA RabbitMQ servers in the cloud WORKER
cloudant DATASTORE
cloudconnector DEVOPS
crypteron cipherdb DATASTORE
facetflow elasticsearch SEARCH
ironworker WORKER
istreamplanet cloud live MEDIA
kayak media processor MEDIA
livearena publisher MEDIA
memcached cloud Enterprise-Class Memcached for Developers DATASTORE
memcachier The easiest, most advanced memcache. DATASTORE
microsoft content MEDIA
microsoft photodna cloud MEDIA
mongodb inc. DATASTORE
mongolab Fully-managed MongoDB-as-a-Service DATASTORE
myget DEVOPS
newrelic ANALYTICS
nodejitsu redis DATASTORE
noxum pdf as a service MEDIA
noxum workflow service OTHER
rediscloud DATASTORE
sendgrid Email Delivery. Simplified. MESSAGING,MAIL
supportify OTHER
the identity hub OTHER
vs anywhere collaboration DEVOPS
The billing of native services and add-ons may differ from the platform pricing model.


AS China, Hong Kong
AS Singapore, Singapore
AS Japan, Saitama
AS Japan, Osaka
EU Ireland
EU Netherlands
NA United States of America, Iowa
NA United States of America, Virginia
NA United States of America, Illinois
NA United States of America, Texas
NA United States of America, California
OC Australia, New South Wales
OC Australia, Victoria
SA Brazil, Sao Paulo