Microsoft on AWS

Using the best Microsoft software on the best cloud

Comparing AWS and Azure for Microsoft Workloads

Like a bank customer that never moves their account, or an insurance customer that never finds a competing quote, it’s common to see Microsoft developers and administrators default to Azure as their first public cloud without considering a different hyperscale cloud. It appears logical to think that Microsoft would be the best cloud to run Microsoft workloads: but is this true?

Cloudsoft have been working with cloud computing for a decade and currently help customers around the world to migrate, run and evolve their applications on a range of clouds. With this experience, Cloudsoft undertook some analysis of AWS and Azure to answer the question, “Which is the best cloud to run Microsoft workloads?” The analysis included researching industry analysis, customer case studies, learning from other practitioners via events, and looking at the hard facts of cloud performance and capabilities.

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