Azure is Microsoft’s continually expanding cloud services that help organizations address business challenges.
Microsoft Azure is a cloud computing platform from Microsoft with services such as SQL Azure or AppFabric, which is primarily aimed at software developers.
Microsoft Azure users use Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS) and Software as a Service (SaaS).
“There will 50 billion connected devices by 2030. All these computational endpoints will generate data. Some 90% of all the data we have today was generated in the past two years. That’s why we are building on Azure as the world’s computer.” – Satya Nadella CEO, Microsoft