Azure is Microsoft's cloud computing environment. Some frequently used features of Azure are:
- Virtual Servers
- Offsite backup
- Web application hosting
- Cloud storage
You may already be using Azure without realizing it. If you are using Microsoft 365 (formerly Office 365), the user account you use for that is actually an Azure Active Directory account.
What exactly is "The Cloud"?
Here is a short video from Microsoft outlining 4 Reasons SMBs Should Move to Microsoft Azure