While Google and AWS focus on public cloud, Azure concentrates on hybrid deployments thanks to its famous Azure Stack where customers can interoperate with their own data centers to deploy Azure cloud services.
Meanwhile, Microsoft is particularly strong in SaaS, while Google Cloud, with its strength in artificial intelligence, is positioned for aggressive growth as the AI market grows – and is known for offering discounts. Here’s the summary cloud comparison between AWS vs. Azure vs. Google:
Azure has two container services: Azure Container Service is based on Kubernetes, and Container Services uses Docker Hub and Azure Container Registry for management. It has a Batch service, and Cloud Services for scalable Web applications is similar to AWS Elastic Beanstalk.