Achieve agility through our Microsoft Azure partnership

In a 21st century environment, we understand that speed and flexibility are of utmost importance to keep you at the top of your game. As a global partner for Microsoft Azure, we help you run your enterprise applications in the cloud, with greater responsiveness and flexibility. Our services range from developing hybrid cloud-based solutions to analyzing your systems’ cloud readiness to a complete migration of your on-premise applications to the Microsoft Azure cloud platform.

We provide interoperability to redefine the application development landscape with shorter development cycles, reduced operational costs and increased transparency into core applications. Our Microsoft Azure center of excellence helps customers leverage the true potential of cloud resulting in improved business agility and efficiency. We help you simplify your infrastructure and applications management processes leading to a faster time to market.

HCL achieves SAP on Azure Advanced Specialization Partner status

HCL is now an Azure Networking MSP partner

HCL is Microsoft Azure Gold certified Partner

Microsoft Azure expert Managed Service Provider

HCL positioned as Leader in ‘SAP on Azure’ by ISG Provider Lens™ Microsoft Ecosystem - Australia 2021

HCL has been positioned as a leader in Everest group system integrator capabilities on Microsoft Azure services PEAK Matrix assessment 2021

Partnership highlights

HCL has a 35+ year old partnership with Microsoft

Industry recognitions from Gartner, IDC, Everest worldwide

Our joint investments include:

  • IoT lab showcasing multiple joint offerings
  • Lab 21 powered by Microsoft AI platform and Azure cloud

250+ Azure customer success stories

Over 7000 Certified professional on Azure and over 20000 Microsoft trained resources

HCL provides Azure as a Managed Service and our joint GTM solutions include Storage as a service, Large scale migration and SAP on Azure

HCL has a 30+ year old partnership with Microsoft and is ranked a leader in IDC Microsoft Implementation Landscape, Worldwide Microsoft Implementation Services, 2017

HCL provides Azure as a managed service and our joint GTM solutions include Storage as a Service, Large Scale Migration and SAP on Azure

Over 7000 Certified professional on Azure and over 20000 Microsoft trained resources

250+ Azure customer success stories

Our joint investments include:

  • IoT Lab showcasing multiple joint offerings
  • Lab 21 powered by Microsoft AI platform and Azure cloud

Industry Recognitions from Gartner, IDC, Everest worldwide

What makes HCL an ideal partner for Microsoft Azure?

Ecosystem Of Partners

HCL GTM solutions with Azure

  • Large scale migration
  • SAP on Azure
  • Azure VMware solution
  • ElasticOps for Microsoft Azure



  • HCL has an integrated (app+infra) & automated assessment approach for cloud migration with IPs like CART 2.0 & HCL Dprizm app assessment tool
  • HCL has ElasticOps service to manage the Azure cloud environment for enterprise clients
  • Mass migration accelerators:
    • Integrated assessment, migration and governance tool to automate the Cloud adoption project
    • Catalogue based pricing model for migration


  • Complete migration service with standardized and automated framework
  • Reference architectures readily available for deployment to Azure
  • Detailed business case (ROI) template developed along with Azure



  • HCL is an SAP on Azure advanced specialization partner and meets the highest standards in implementing SAP solutions and migrating HANA database to Microsoft Azure
  • Build SAP reference architectures –
    • SAP HANA and SAP BW
    • SAP ECC with last transaction RPO & RTO- 4/6 Hrs.
  • SAP deployment automation accelerators
    • Failover scripts, backup management and hybrid deployments


  • Azure approved reference architectures with HCL managed services model like ElasticOps
  • Faster go to market SAP solutions
  • Cost reduction by leveraging Azure Native services for test & development and frequent project on boarding



  • HCL BackupNXT service with Commvault for backup to AZURE
  • HCL RecoverNXT service for DR on AZURE
  • Discovery and assessment tools from partner ecosystem for efficient backup & recovery management.


  • Detailed business case (ROI) template being refined along with Azure for leveraging Storage as a Service from Azure
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  • HCL is one of the first companies to be recognized as a Microsoft Azure Expert Managed Service Provider (MSP).
  • Deep Azure knowledge and service capabilities of managing business solutions on Azure
  • Ability to deliver consistent, repeatable, high-fidelity managed services on Azure
  • Proven automation in service workflows and innovation in monitoring and life-cycle operations of complex IT environments
  • Proven experience in all aspects of cloud services, from managing data center migrations to introducing cloud native applications.


  • Better service: Improved services offered with high standard to all customers
  • Broader and Next-Gen offerings: HCL’s expertise along with our managed Azure solutions help customers manage the complexities of Azure environments in their cloud journey
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