It might just interest you to learn that around 90 of the global Fortune 500 companies have entrusted their business to Microsoft Azure and they are achieving some spectacular results with it.
Some of the businesses that use Microsoft Azure include:
- Johnson Controls – using a cloud-based IoT solution to create smart cooling and heating systems
- AP Moller-Maersk Group – Digitalized their global logistics and transport to make operations more efficient
- Grisard Management AG – a petroleum company that uses Azure to run SAP and have trimmed their costs by around 40%
- Pacifico Seguros – uses a cloud solution to manage their complex portal architecture centrally
- ASOS – a huge online retailer that delivers state of the art online shopping using cloud databases
- Adobe – uses Azure global cloud solutions to create and deliver digital experiences
- HP – use Azure AI to make its customer support experience second to none
- Gulf Warehousing Company – Uses Azure disaster recovery places to keep their supply chain and logistics company safe
- Exxon Mobile – use IoT and cloud solutions to optimize their operations and grow
- HomeEXCEPT – uses IoT Hub for remote and nonintrusive home monitoring
- Techcom Securities – top securities firms use the cloud to boost business growth, customer levels and development
- SysCloud – uses AI to help keep children safe online
- TV – uses Azure and AI to personalize television viewing
- Ahold Delhaize – uses AI and data to personalize shopping experiences
- Qantas Airways Limited – uses Microsoft 365 to keep their airline personnel connected and keep people on the move
- Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai – uses Microsoft Genomics to help determine and discover genetic risk factors for cancer
- Bing Ads – their analytics team uses Azure SQL database to keep costs down and performance up
- Allergan – Pharmaceutical giant uses Azure to drive a collaboration between Yammer and Microsoft 365
- Asahi Kasei Corporation – huge global manufacturer brings multidivisional partners and employees together through the cloud
This is just a tiny selection of the many thousands of success stories from companies that use Microsoft Azure to power their business.
A question that is often asked is – does Microsoft Azure only support Windows Apps and Services?