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IT Consultant at Hostlink IT Solutions
Real User
Top 5
Highly stable, scalable, and good technical support

What is our primary use case?

In my country, many organizations want to migrate their operations to the cloud. This is why we are using Microsoft Azure.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using this solution for approximately one year.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

The solution is stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

Microsoft Azure is scalable in my experience. Approximately 1,000 use this solution.

How are customer service and technical support?

The technical support has been good.

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

We also have customers using AWS.

How was the initial setup?

The installation is easy.

What about the implementation team?

We did the implementation of the…

What is our primary use case?

In my country, many organizations want to migrate their operations to the cloud. This is why we are using Microsoft Azure.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using this solution for approximately one year.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

The solution is stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

Microsoft Azure is scalable in my experience.

Approximately 1,000 use this solution.

How are customer service and technical support?

The technical support has been good.

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

We also have customers using AWS.

How was the initial setup?

The installation is easy.

What about the implementation team?

We did the implementation of the solution.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

The pricing of the solution could be reduced. We are not able to create a free account in my country.

What other advice do I have?

I recommend this solution to others.

I rate Microsoft Azure a ten out of ten.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

Public Cloud
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Assistant Professor at a university with 51-200 employees
Real User
Top 5
Straightforward installation, useful interface, and effective auto-scaling

What is our primary use case?

I'm working on cloud-based systems and I'm using Microsoft Azure for storage and for other purposes.

What is most valuable?

The most valuable features I have found to be the auto-scaling feature and the interface.

What needs improvement?

Microsoft Azure could improve by being more user-friendly and the interface could be better.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using Microsoft Azure for approximately six years.

How are customer service and support?

I have not contacted support.

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

I have previously used Amazon AWS.

How was the initial setup?

The installation of Microsoft Azure is straightforward.

What about the implementation team?

I did the…

What is our primary use case?

I'm working on cloud-based systems and I'm using Microsoft Azure for storage and for other purposes.

What is most valuable?

The most valuable features I have found to be the auto-scaling feature and the interface.

What needs improvement?

Microsoft Azure could improve by being more user-friendly and the interface could be better.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using Microsoft Azure for approximately six years.

How are customer service and support?

I have not contacted support.

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

I have previously used Amazon AWS.

How was the initial setup?

The installation of Microsoft Azure is straightforward.

What about the implementation team?

I did the implementation of the solution.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

The cost of the solution could be reduced. However, I am using the free version.

What other advice do I have?

I would recommend this solution to others.

I rate Microsoft Azure an eight out of ten.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

Public Cloud
Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
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SK
Project Specialist at integra software
Real User
Top 5Leaderboard
An open and flexible cloud computing platform

What is our primary use case?

We use this solution to host applications for our customers. We're implementers, we support our clients. We have 32 customers using this solution. We have a technical team that handles all maintenance-related issues. We have multiple teams in place for each and everything. For each platform, we have an integrated team in place. 

What is most valuable?

Microsoft Azure is flexible and the performance is great.

What needs improvement?

From a security perspective, it could be improved. A little bit of automation would also be nice.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using this solution for four years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

Microsoft Azure is both stable and scalable.

How are customer service and

What is our primary use case?

We use this solution to host applications for our customers. We're implementers, we support our clients.

We have 32 customers using this solution. We have a technical team that handles all maintenance-related issues. We have multiple teams in place for each and everything. For each platform, we have an integrated team in place. 

What is most valuable?

Microsoft Azure is flexible and the performance is great.

What needs improvement?

From a security perspective, it could be improved. A little bit of automation would also be nice.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using this solution for four years.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

Microsoft Azure is both stable and scalable.

How are customer service and technical support?

The technical support could be faster.

How was the initial setup?

Overall, the initial setup is quite straightforward. Installation takes roughly four to five days.

What other advice do I have?

Overall, on a scale from one to ten, I would give this solution a rating of eight.

Disclosure: My company has a business relationship with this vendor other than being a customer: Implementer
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Amgad Soliman
Senior System & Security Administrator at a legal firm with 51-200 employees
Real User
Top 5
Installation is straightforward and doesn't take much time

What is our primary use case?

We use Azure for the Active Directory and integration with Exchange Online. Our customers need it to manage, connect, and administrate the permissions from Cloudbase. Here in Egypt, we are not using or connecting with the cloud-based application, but in the last two years, we have supplied the solution for our customers. In total, we have between 10 and 20 customers using Azure.

For how long have I used the solution?

I've been working with Microsoft Azure for about two years.

How was the initial setup?

It's a cloud-based application, so installation is straightforward and doesn't take much time.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

The price of the Azure license could be cheaper.

What other advice do I have?

I…

What is our primary use case?

We use Azure for the Active Directory and integration with Exchange Online. Our customers need it to manage, connect, and administrate the permissions from Cloudbase. Here in Egypt, we are not using or connecting with the cloud-based application, but in the last two years, we have supplied the solution for our customers. In total, we have between 10 and 20 customers using Azure.

For how long have I used the solution?

I've been working with Microsoft Azure for about two years.

How was the initial setup?

It's a cloud-based application, so installation is straightforward and doesn't take much time.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

The price of the Azure license could be cheaper.

What other advice do I have?

I rate Azure nine out of 10. It's a perfect application, and I would recommend it to others.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

Public Cloud

If public cloud, private cloud, or hybrid cloud, which cloud provider do you use?

Microsoft Azure
Disclosure: My company has a business relationship with this vendor other than being a customer: Partner
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KK
Senior Software Engineer at a computer software company with 1,001-5,000 employees
Real User
Top 5Leaderboard
It is stable, flexible, and easy to use, but it can be more secure

What is our primary use case?

We use it to create virtual machines for the key vaults and our processes. 

What is most valuable?

It is easy to use and flexible.

What needs improvement?

It is pretty secure, but it can always be more secure.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using this solution for one year.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

It is stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

I don't know much about it, but I think it is scalable. We have 300 to 400 users of this solution. 

How are customer service and technical support?

I do not have any experience with their technical support.

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

I am not aware of any other solution.

What other advice

What is our primary use case?

We use it to create virtual machines for the key vaults and our processes. 

What is most valuable?

It is easy to use and flexible.

What needs improvement?

It is pretty secure, but it can always be more secure.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using this solution for one year.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

It is stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

I don't know much about it, but I think it is scalable. We have 300 to 400 users of this solution. 

How are customer service and technical support?

I do not have any experience with their technical support.

Which solution did I use previously and why did I switch?

I am not aware of any other solution.

What other advice do I have?

I would recommend this solution. We plan to keep using it. 

I would rate Microsoft Azure a seven out of ten.

Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
Lucas Sain
Chief Technology Officer at SYSDE
Real User
Top 5
Flexible, integrates well, and beneficial templates

Pros and Cons

  • "The solution is very flexible, it is not limited to Microsoft solutions. It integrates well with other solutions, such as Oracle. There are a lot of templates we are able to use allowing us to reduce the time for configuration."
  • "The solution could improve by simplifying network management."

What is our primary use case?

We use Microsoft Azure as a cloud-based platform.

How has it helped my organization?

The solution has made operations for our organizations better by offering flexibility and integration with multiple other products.

What is most valuable?

The solution is very flexible, it is not limited to Microsoft solutions. It integrates well with other solutions, such as Oracle. There are a lot of templates we are able to use allowing us to reduce the time for configuration.

What needs improvement?

The solution could improve by simplifying network management. 

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using the solution within the past 12 months.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

The solution is very easy to scale.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

The price of the solution can be expensive.

What other advice do I have?

I rate Microsoft Azure a nine out of ten.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

Public Cloud
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Platform Engineer and Infrastructure Management - OTIC (Contractor) at a government with 201-500 employees
Real User
A stable, scalable, and useful solution

What is our primary use case?

We use it for various services and business applications. 

What is most valuable?

It is stable and scalable. It is useful for many applications and services, such as SharePoint, Microsoft Teams, and OneDrive.

What needs improvement?

They can add more documentation about the solution.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using this solution for two years. 

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

It is stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

It is scalable. We have around 100 people in the organization.

How are customer service and technical support?

Their technical support is good. There are no problems.

How was the initial setup?

It is easy to set up.

What other advice do I have?

What is our primary use case?

We use it for various services and business applications. 

What is most valuable?

It is stable and scalable. It is useful for many applications and services, such as SharePoint, Microsoft Teams, and OneDrive.

What needs improvement?

They can add more documentation about the solution.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using this solution for two years. 

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

It is stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

It is scalable. We have around 100 people in the organization.

How are customer service and technical support?

Their technical support is good. There are no problems.

How was the initial setup?

It is easy to set up.

What other advice do I have?

I would recommend this solution. It is a good solution.

I would rate Microsoft Azure a nine out of ten.

Which deployment model are you using for this solution?

Private Cloud
Disclosure: I am a real user, and this review is based on my own experience and opinions.
Abdul Khaliq
Information Technology Solutions Architect at Injazat
Real User
Top 20
Stable, plenty of features, and scalable

What is our primary use case?

I am a system integrator and some of my customers are using Microsoft Azure for one server and others are using 10 servers. I have a few customers that are only using the Office 365 services within Microsoft Azure.

What is most valuable?

I have found all the features to be good.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using Microsoft Azure for approximately one year.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

The solution is stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

Microsoft Azure is scalable.

How are customer service and technical support?

The technical support is good, but the response time is poor.

How was the initial setup?

The initial setup is easy.

What's my experience with pricing,

What is our primary use case?

I am a system integrator and some of my customers are using Microsoft Azure for one server and others are using 10 servers. I have a few customers that are only using the Office 365 services within Microsoft Azure.

What is most valuable?

I have found all the features to be good.

For how long have I used the solution?

I have been using Microsoft Azure for approximately one year.

What do I think about the stability of the solution?

The solution is stable.

What do I think about the scalability of the solution?

Microsoft Azure is scalable.

How are customer service and technical support?

The technical support is good, but the response time is poor.

How was the initial setup?

The initial setup is easy.

What's my experience with pricing, setup cost, and licensing?

The price of the solution is reasonable.

What other advice do I have?

I rate Microsoft Azure an eight out of ten.

Disclosure: My company has a business relationship with this vendor other than being a customer: partner
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