Flexible and familiar tools
Build your integration solutions using the tools you already know including Visual Studio and .NET. Use visual tooling for maximum efficiency on routine integration tasks, but retain full control and extensibility for custom solutions when needed. Windows Azure’s support for industry-standard protocols gives you broad interoperability to connect across all your enterprise applications and devices.
Integrate enterprise and cloud
Use Microsoft’s suite of integration tools and services to build hybrid solutions that span from your datacenter to the cloud. BizTalk Services provides a robust business to business (B2B) and application integration platform as a service in the cloud. The Windows Azure Service Bus is the channel for communicating between your on-premises and cloud-based applications and services. BizTalk Server, our proven enterprise integration server, coordinates across your mission-critical, on-premises applications, and can be accessed from cloud applications through the Service Bus.
With the Windows Azure Service Bus, you can ensure that your business transactions are executed reliably, even in uncertain network conditions. Queue up messages during peak loads with the confidence that they will be processed. Control access to your important business data and processes using Windows Azure Active Directory. Build on an integration platform that meets strict compliance regulations for government, healthcare, and financial data.