Microsoft Azure is a platform with more than 200 products and services cloud computing for companies of all industries and sizes. With 95% of the Fortune 500 companies trusting it, it has positioned itself as an ideal solution for the development of your cloud computing strategy in multiple clouds.
5 advantages of Microsoft Azure in a cloud computing strategy
Azure Cloud, In addition to being a fast, scalable tool managed by Microsoft - a company with more than 30 years providing services to business clients - it provides you with interesting advantages that are worth exploiting:
1. Cost savings in cloud adoption processes
For example, Windows virtual machines achieve savings of up to 71% versus AWS EC2, while SQL managed instance can cost 85% less Amazon RDS.
2. Seamless integration with other Microsoft tools
Azure Cloud integrates quickly and easily with other popular Microsoft services like Outlook, Office 365, Active Directory, and SharePoint.
This avoids problems associated with aligning cloud products or services with disparate tools, saving time and money while getting more value from your existing Microsoft investment.
3. Maximum security
With a annual investment of more than 1,000 million dollars in cybersecurity and a team of hundreds of experts, guarantees cloud services where your data, applications and resources will be much less vulnerable to growing cyber risks.
What's more, in this area, Microsoft Azure has a unique added value: three years of free security updates when you move your Windows Server or SQL Server 2008 and 2008 R2 workloads to its platform.
4. Reputation and compliance
In addition to being a cloud services platform managed by Microsoft, a global leader with full reliability in the business world, has more than 90 compliance certifications, the more complete set among all cloud computing providers.
5. More global coverage than any other cloud provider
Azure services reach more than 60 regions, thus becoming a wide-ranging tool with the necessary capacity for you to scale your business and bring your applications closer to users around the world.
Great benefits of Microsoft Azure, Which by the way remains in constant evolution and updating, promoting disruptive technologies such as the Internet of Things and Artificial Intelligence. And also recently expanded its network of strategic alliances with important partners such as SAP or Deutsche Telekom, to offer a greater variety of products and services.
Depending on the specific needs of your cloud computing strategy, Codster can help you run it with this provider which, it should be noted, announced in February 2020 the development of its first cloud data center region in Mexico.