Why are Organizations Choosing Azure over AWS?

This whitepaper details a brief evolution of the two largest providers of public cloud platforms, Azure and AWS from the inception of public cloud technology in 2006 with AWS' emergence on the scene, and discusses the reasons why Microsoft Azure has reached parity with AWS, and in many cases has exceeded its main competition in breadth of coverage and services. It also discusses the core reasons why Azure is rapidly growing in popularity as the go-to platform for organizations to adopt cloud technology as the basis for their infrastructure, application and development work, and shift from on-premises environments.