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Academic research

Microsoft Azure offers access to on-demand research scenarios with unlimited compute to help accelerate discovery

Academic Research is at the core of every institution.

All researchers need the same things – a cloud platform that is open, flexible, fast, cost-effective, scalable, efficient and responsive. And, in today’s challenging education environment, academic researchers also need solutions that work with what they’re used to so they can be up and running in no time, giving them a fast track to new breakthroughs.

At Microsoft, our goal is to let researchers be researchers. That means providing access to a unified and empowered research community, using today’s most powerful tools and resources.

Microsoft and partners offer solutions that can help you:


  • Seize on big compute abilities
  • Pay only for what you use
  • Benefit from on-demand availability


  • Gain insight from analytics
  • Visualise with powerful BI tools
  • Integrate multiple data sources

Get integrated, real-time data views

  • Maximise collaborative research
  • Pool resources and combine expertise
  • Distribute your workloads efficiently

Give your academic research team the tools they need.

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