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Microsoft Azure vs Vultr: What are the differences?

What is Microsoft Azure? Integrated cloud services and infrastructure to support computing, database, analytics, mobile, and web scenarios. Azure is an open and flexible cloud platform that enables you to quickly build, deploy and manage applications across a global network of Microsoft-managed datacenters. You can build applications using any language, tool or framework. And you can integrate your public cloud applications with your existing IT environment.

What is Vultr? Deploy Cloud Servers, Bare Metal, and Storage worldwide. Strategically located in 16 datacenters around the globe and provides frictionless provisioning of public cloud, storage and single-tenant bare metal.

Microsoft Azure and Vultr can be primarily classified as "Cloud Hosting" tools.

Some of the features offered by Microsoft Azure are:

  • Use your OS, language, database, tool
  • Global datacenter footprint
  • Enterprise Grade with up to a 99.95% monthly SLA

On the other hand, Vultr provides the following key features:

  • Activate in minutes, online 24x7
  • 16 low latency locations
  • 100% SLA guaranteed

Microsoft, Starbucks, and Accenture are some of the popular companies that use Microsoft Azure, whereas Vultr is used by Cromon Media Services, Hund, and PlushForums. Microsoft Azure has a broader approval, being mentioned in 497 company stacks & 473 developers stacks; compared to Vultr, which is listed in 18 company stacks and 9 developer stacks.

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Pros of Microsoft Azure
Pros of Vultr
  • 114
    Scales well and quite easy
  • 96
    Can use .Net or open source tools
  • 81
    Startup friendly
  • 73
    Startup plans via BizSpark
  • 62
    High performance
  • 38
    Wide choice of services
  • 32
    Low cost
  • 32
    Lots of integrations
  • 31
    Reliability
  • 19
    Twillio & Github are directly accessible
  • 13
    RESTful API
  • 10
    Enterprise Grade
  • 10
    PaaS
  • 10
    Startup support
  • 8
    DocumentDB
  • 7
    In person support
  • 6
    Virtual Machines
  • 6
    Free for students
  • 6
    Service Bus
  • 5
    Redis Cache
  • 5
    It rocks
  • 4
    SQL Databases
  • 4
    CDN
  • 4
    Infrastructure Services
  • 4
    Storage, Backup, and Recovery
  • 3
    Integration
  • 3
    Big Data
  • 3
    HDInsight
  • 3
    BizSpark 60k Azure Benefit
  • 3
    Preview Portal
  • 3
    IaaS
  • 3
    Scheduler
  • 3
    Built on Node.js
  • 2
    Backup
  • 2
    Open cloud
  • 2
    Web
  • 2
    SaaS
  • 2
    Big Compute
  • 2
    Mobile
  • 2
    Media
  • 2
    Dev-Test
  • 2
    Storage
  • 2
    StorSimple
  • 2
    Machine Learning
  • 2
    Stream Analytics
  • 2
    Data Factory
  • 2
    Event Hubs
  • 2
    Virtual Network
  • 2
    ExpressRoute
  • 2
    Traffic Manager
  • 2
    Media Services
  • 2
    BizTalk Services
  • 2
    Site Recovery
  • 2
    Active Directory
  • 2
    Multi-Factor Authentication
  • 2
    Visual Studio Online
  • 2
    Application Insights
  • 2
    Automation
  • 2
    Operational Insights
  • 2
    Key Vault
  • 2
    Infrastructure near your customers
  • 2
    Easy Deployment
  • 1
    Enterprise customer preferences
  • 1
    Security
  • 1
    Documentation
  • 1
    Best cloud platfrom
  • 1
    Easy and fast to start with
  • 1
    Remote Debugging
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    <a href="https://hostandprotect.com/">secure</a>
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    Affordable
  • 2
    Cloud Based

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Cons of Microsoft Azure
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    Confusing UI
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    Expensive plesk on Azure
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    What is Microsoft Azure?

    Azure is an open and flexible cloud platform that enables you to quickly build, deploy and manage applications across a global network of Microsoft-managed datacenters. You can build applications using any language, tool or framework. And you can integrate your public cloud applications with your existing IT environment.

    What is Vultr?

    Strategically located in 16 datacenters around the globe and provides frictionless provisioning of public cloud, storage and single-tenant bare metal.

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