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Microsoft Azure vs. Amazon Web Services

  Azure AWS
Price for performance
  • Minute billing
  • 3X better price for performance than AWS
  • Hourly billing
Hybrid solution
  • Easily move your workloads from your datacenter to the Azure servers and back
  • Locks customers into a proprietary AMI format
Microsoft applications
  • Works seamlessly with existing applications
  • Microsoft provides end-to-end support from the infrastructure to your operating system to your applications
  • Trouble with existing Microsoft applications
  • No Microsoft support
Oracle
  • Azure is the only cloud provider certified for Oracle applications and databases
  • No oracle support
One Vendor
  • Purchase in the same vehicle - Enterprise Agreement / Open
  • One Sales Rep.
  • One set of contracts
  • Another vendor to manage
Focus
  • Enterprise computing is the focus of the Microsoft business
  • Ecommerce

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