Azure Reference Architectures

Our reference architectures are arranged by scenario. Each architecture includes recommended practices, along with considerations for scalability, availability, manageability, and security. Most also include a deployable solution or reference implementation.

Jump to: AI | Big data | IoT | Microservices | Serverless | Virtual networks | VM workloads | SAP | Active Directory | Web apps

AI and machine learning

Big data solutions

Internet of Things


Serverless applications

Virtual networks

VM workloads


Extend on-premises Active Directory to Azure

Web applications