Azure Data Box Documentation

The Azure Data Box service lets you transfer terabytes of data into Azure in a quick, inexpensive, and reliable manner. Microsoft accelerates the secure data transfer by shipping you disks and handling the end-to-end logistics.

Transfer large amounts of data to Azure in 4 easy steps – order, receive, copy data to disks, and return disks to Azure. After the disks are received, data is ingested into Azure and disks are securely wiped.

Learn more about Data Box Disk.


Learn how to use Data Box Disk to transfer data to Azure.

Step-by-Step tutorial

Learn how Data Box Disk lets you import data into Azure.

  1. Order Data Box Disk
  2. Set up Data Box Disk
  3. Copy data to Data Box Disk
  4. Return Data Box Disk and upload data to Azure