Welcome to ID@Azure

Accelerate your game development in the cloud with the ID@Azure program.

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As an ID@Azure member, you will have access to:

  • Azure and cloud gaming development information specifically tailored to you with gaming case studies and information directly applicable to your games
  • Best practices and examples from Microsoft Cloud Architects that you can use immediately
  • Dedicated Azure credits and developer subscriptions so you can start creating games using cloud services without significant tech investment
  • Access to best-practices and tactics on developing with the cloud from our own Xbox Game Studios that can apply to your titles

Welcome to ID@Azure!

The ID@Azure program empowers independent studios, start-up game developers and individual creators to take full advantage of the cloud to build and grow their game. Join and receive free access to developer tools and support from industry experts in Azure cloud services and across Microsoft.

This is an opportunity to surround yourself with the resources you need to make your investment in cloud gaming more successful. Whether you are familiar with cloud services or exploring for the first time, we are here to help.

Contact us to join our program interest list and become a founding member!

Contact us and get started

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ID@Azure is currently launching in a closed pilot with a couple of customers. To learn more about when the program will officially launch, please join the program interest list so we can send you updates.