Azure PowerTip 3: Don’t get lost in Azure. Use the “Interactive Azure Platform Big Picture”.

This post introduces the “Interactive Azure Platform Big Picture” hosted at:

http://azureplatform.azurewebsites.net/en-us/

I just stumbled across this recently. But I LOVE it!
It is very easy to get lost in the hundreds of Azure services and building blocks.

Of course, you get a lot of info from the Azure Service Directory:

https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/services/

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Or the Azure Road Map:
https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/server-cloud/roadmap/

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In addition, the Azure Cost Calculator gives more info:
https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/pricing/calculator/

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However, a full picture of everything is still missing. Meet the “Interactive Azure Platform Big Picture”. It was create by Ricardo Niepel (@RicardoNiepel) from Microsoft Germany. Check it out here:

English version:
http://azureplatform.azurewebsites.net/en-us/

German version:
http://azureplatform.azurewebsites.net/de-de/

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Clicking on a service reveals a description and links to:

  • Details
  • Pricing
  • Documentation
  • Limits
  • SLA
  • More

 

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