Azure- the global Computer

Microsoft Azure is a cloud computing platform and infrastructure created by Microsoft for building, deploying, and managing applications and services through a global network of Microsoft-managed data centers. It offers a wide range of services, including virtual machines, storage, databases, and analytics, as well as solutions for IoT, AI, and blockchain. Azure allows businesses and organizations to take advantage of the benefits of cloud computing, such as increased flexibility, scalability, and cost-effectiveness, without the upfront capital costs of purchasing and maintaining physical infrastructure. With Azure, customers can build, deploy, and manage their applications and services in a secure and reliable environment, while enjoying fast, low-latency access to data and resources from anywhere in the world.

Products & Services

Microsoft Azure offers a variety of products and services, including:

  1. Virtual Machines (VMs)
  2. Storage (Blob, File, Disk, Queue)
  3. Databases (Azure SQL Database, Cosmos DB)
  4. Networking (Virtual Network, ExpressRoute)
  5. Internet of Things (IoT) solutions
  6. Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) services
  7. DevOps tools and services
  8. Web and Mobile app development platform
  9. Analytics (Stream Analytics, Power BI)
  10. Blockchain solutions
  11. Containers (Azure Container Instances, AKS)
  12. Serverless computing (Azure Functions, Azure Logic Apps)

These offerings allow customers to build, deploy, and manage a wide range of applications and services in a secure and reliable cloud environment.

Azure Subscription for all Vision students

Vision Group of Institutions has availed benefits of Microsoft Student Programs to provide Azure Subscription for all its students. This annually renewable subscription of azure comes with $100 free credit. The student subscription allows students to take advantage of the numerous benefits of Azure, including access to virtual machines, storage, databases, analytics, IoT, AI and ML, and many more services. By taking advantage of this opportunity, students can gain hands-on experience with cutting-edge technology, deepen their understanding of cloud computing, and prepare themselves for future careers in the tech industry. Vision Group and Microsoft’s partnership is an excellent opportunity for students to enhance their education and build valuable skills.

Azure Certification Series (ACS)

The Azure Certification Series (ACS) is a unique initiative offered by the Vision Group of Institutions. The program is designed to promote student mastery of Microsoft Azure and prepare students for careers in the technology industry. The program consists of classroom sessions, labs, workshops, and guest lectures that provide students with hands-on experience and in-depth knowledge of Azure and its various products. The goal of ACS is to ensure that students understand the various products and services offered by Azure and are able to use them in their projects and research. At the end of the program, students will receive a certificate of completion, demonstrating their proficiency in Microsoft Azure and their commitment to advancing their education and career. The Azure Certification Series (ACS) is an excellent opportunity for students to gain valuable skills, expand their knowledge, and prepare themselves for the demands of the technology industry.

Technologies taken under ACS

For the year 2023 we will be taking up few of the products/services of Azure which are extremely useful for engineering students. Our set of experts have identified below technologies

  • Virtual Machines (VM)
  • Azure Storage Services
  • Azure SQLAzure
  • Cognitive Services including Azure OpenAI Service

What’s happening in Emerging Tech at Vision

Few Featured Initiatives by Vision Group of Institutions