Microsoft’s cloud computing platform. Provides a comprehensive set of cloud services to build, deploy, and manage applications through a global network of Microsoft-managed datacenters. Microsoft Azure offerings fall into three main categories: IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS. Azure supports a range of operating systems, programming languages, frameworks, databases, and devices. Used by Rolls-Royce, Adobe, Heineken.

Relesed in 2010, developed by Microsoft,