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Understanding the Azure Cloud

Introduction

Azure is a powerful platform that offers a multitude of services and capabilities for organizations of any size moving to a cloud strategy. Whether you are a start-up needing only the base infrastructure for running your company's website, or you are a multinational operating all over the world, any kind of organization today can start deploying and migrating workloads to Azure. The first step in taking advantage of the many capabilities offered by Azure is careful planning. It might be tempting to just dive in and go ahead with deploying Azure resources. However, it should be emphasized that building a cloud environment can require a similar level of planning and detail as building your own datacenter ...

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