Your one-stop shop for all things architecture in Azure is the Azure Architecture Center. Often times, you might come across some issues or you might need some suggestions regarding the project that you would be working on. Azure Architecture Center will solve almost all your queries regarding the architecture part on Azure. It is a collection of resources on Microsoft Docs. The URL for it is

In the Azure Architecture Center, you can browse architectures, explore best-practices, optimize your workloads and do a lot more. There is also an option to browse tons of articles and many sample architectures.

Let’s go ahead and browse some Azure architectures.

Here you will find loads and loads of architectures.

For example, this architecture about Intelligent apps using Azure Database for MySQL. It gives everything you need as information regarding the architecture.

You can filter through and explore architectures on the left-hand side panel. There are so many of them that you can almost find one that fits your need.

For example, this architecture for basic web application for Azure. This contains detailed guidance and recommendations. Some architecture samples even let you deploy the sample to Azure.

The architecture center also contains icons. You can download these for free and use them in your architectural designs.

There’s also the application architecture guide. This is a complete guide that tells you how to design an application for the Cloud. It is really extensive.

The center also contains design patterns for the Cloud. These are solutions to well-known problems. You can use them as techniques for your solutions.

Last but not the least, you can use assessments to assess your architecture. You can create an assessment that caters to your needs and you can take it by answering questions about your design.

There is no other source as reliable as the Azure Architecture Center that you can have for guidance on Azure Architecture. Go and explore for yourself.