Deploy and Scale Web Apps in Seconds
- .NET, PHP, Node.js, Python
- Built-in AutoScale and Load Balancing
- High Availability with Auto-Patching
- Continuous Deployment with Git, TFS, GitHub
- SQL Databases, MySQL, MongoDB
- WordPress, Umbraco, Joomla, Drupal
Customers running Web Sites on Azure today
Ready for Business
Windows Azure offers reliable, enterprise grade infrastructure to securely host web sites with high availability by default. Easily secure your web site with support for both a SNI and IP-based SSL certificate. Build robust, secure and modern business applications with access to key Windows Azure services such as Active Directory, SQL Database and Service Bus. Windows Azure keeps your infrastructure up to date by automatically patching your web server and operating system. Run your web site on a network of global datacenters with a guaranteed SLA and 24/7 support options.
World Wide Web Scale
Windows Azure Web Sites is built on a rock-solid foundation that powers some of the largest businesses in the world with incredible stability and industry-leading support for Internet standards. Built to handle millions of requests per day, Windows Azure will automatically load balance requests as needed and keep your infrastructure up to date. Windows Azure Cache Service a managed service for high throughput, low-latency data access. Scale-up or scale-out in seconds or scale automatically with zero code changes or effort, and pay only for what you use.
Best Visual Studio Experience
Leverage the full power of ASP.NET and the rich ecosystem of Visual Studio to move existing web applications with few or no code changes. Import your Azure subscription information for deployment and management flexibility. Quickly publish, manage and configure all of your web applications from inside Visual Studio. Enable team development and continuous delivery by connecting to your Team Foundation Services project.
Faster to Market
Provision a production web application yourself in minutes without waiting for procurement, hardware or IT. Easily deploy content created using your existing favorite development tool or keep your sites always up-to-date with continuous integration support. Flexible deployment options include FTP, Git, GitHub, Bitbucket, CodePlex, TFS, and DropBox.
Open and flexible
Create applications with the language of your choice including ASP.NET, PHP, Node.js, Python and Classic ASP. Connect your web application to your choice of databases including SQL database, MySQL or noSQL solutions from the Windows Azure Store. Alternatively, start with an App Gallery that includes popular open source applications, frameworks and templates including WordPress, Umbraco, DotNetNuke, Drupal, Django, CakePHP and Express.
Digital Marketing Applications
Create engaging customer web applications anywhere and on any device. Design, develop and deliver experiences that reach your customers with rich media, interactive campaigns and support for connecting to popular social networking sites. Start from scratch with a modern web framework or from a Web App Gallery of the world’s most popular open source web applications, then scale up or down on demand or automatically for a great digital experience.
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"Our customer base and revenue growth look amazing, and Windows Azure is playing a big part in our success with both."
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Global Web Presence
Drive your business, your brand and your customer communications globally with a secure, scalable and reliable cloud platform. Move your existing web application, or create a new one quickly from a gallery of the world’s most popular web applications. Connect your web application to existing services in Windows Azure or on-premises. Deploy and scale your web application in any region of the world on-demand and pay only for what you use.
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"We can update content much more frequently in the cloud. And because we can cache on Windows Azure in almost any language, we can provide near-real-time localized information virtually anywhere in the world."
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Harness the full power of .NET, Visual Studio and Windows Azure services to build secure business applications. Use Windows Azure Active Directory to federate identity with your on-premises environment or Office 365 and manage employees and partner access to applications. Securely connect to on-premises assets including databases, web services and other resources.
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MYOB, which serves 1.2 million businesses, is using Windows Azure to support its rapidly growing cloud accounting client base.
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Build a live web app in minutes
Deploy in seconds using Visual Studio and scale as your traffic grows
In this tutorial, see how you can create an ASP.NET MVC web site and deploy it from Visual Studio in just a few minutes. Then learn about the superior management features available through the Windows Azure Management Portal and Visual Studio that let you easily monitor your application, view logs, and scale your app to use reserved resources. Learn how
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