Azure Reference Architectures
Our reference architectures are arranged by scenario, with related architectures grouped together. Each architecture includes recommended practices, along with considerations for scalability, availability, manageability, and security. Most also include a deployable solution.
Deploy an N-tier application to Azure, for Windows or Linux.
Configurations are shown for SQL Server and Apache Cassandra. For high availability, deploy an active-passive configuration in two regions.
This series shows options for creating a network connection between an on-premises network and Azure.
Configurations include site-to-site VPN or Azure ExpressRoute for a private, dedicated connection.
This series shows how to create a network DMZ to protect the boundary between an Azure virtual network and an on-premises network or the Internet.
This series show options for integrating your on-premises Active Directory (AD) environment with an Azure network.
App Service web application
This series shows best practices for web applications that use Azure App Service.
Jenkins build server
Deploy and operate a scalable, enterprise-grade Jenkins server on Azure.
SharePoint Server 2016 farm
Deploy and run a high availability SharePoint Server 2016 farm on Azure with SQL Server Always On Availability Groups.
Run SAP on Azure
Deploy and run SAP in a high availability environment on Azure.