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Resilient Cloud Services for high-performing digital workplaces.

A right-fit Cloud strategy is a priority for every Australian business relying on fast, consistent, and secure access to thrive, innovate, and grow.

Microsoft Azure’s infrastructure reflects a global focus on digital transformation and business continuity. The Azure Public Cloud has more than 100 interconnected data centres worldwide, more than AWS and Google combined.

As remote and “work from anywhere” models become the new standard, how you support high-performing digital workplaces changes. Business demands a resilient IT architecture that guarantees secure access to your data anywhere, anytime, on any device. 

Prepare for anything, from anywhere with Azure's Cloud computing technology.

Post-COVID, all Australian businesses need to definitively answer questions like, “How can we be better for our customers? How can we use technology to make our customers’ lives easier? How can we gain a competitive advantage through technologies that improve customer-centricity?”


Cloud transformation with CBS Australia's Azure Cloud Services makes it possible to meet your customers and internal users' ever-changing needs—and optimises cloud cost—while staying ahead of your competition through innovation and the rapid delivery of new features and products.

Accelerate business transformation, your way with Azure Cloud services.

From idea to innovation, for faster than ever GTM.

Choose from 3000+ Azure marketplace products to build, run, and manage. Connect devs and API’s using Azure’s seamless messaging and integration to build new solutions across independent systems, and connect on-premise and Cloud apps.

Drive business transformation at pace, then add scale

Leverage Azure to start your transformation small. Access to key tools and flexible cost models means you can build, test, iterate, and scale as you validate your Cloud strategy and business case.

Stronger data security and governance.

Reduce costs and complexity with a highly secure Cloud foundation managed by Microsoft. Use Azure’s multilayered, built-in security controls and unique threat intelligence to help identify and protect against rapidly evolving threats.

Faster updates and new releases.

Utilising continuous integration and continuous delivery (CI/CD) practices is much simpler in the Cloud. Thanks to its instant access to computing power, teams can run CI/CD tasks simultaneously to deploy new releases and market updates faster.

Boost agility, resilience and productivity.

Pivot from physical to digital workflows to drive operations and innovation. Manage unexpected market peaks and troughs. Accelerate transformation for maximum efficiency.

Customised to meet your needs.

Shift your cost model and pay for what you need when you need it. Slash downtime by reducing your reliance on legacy systems with highly available infrastructure. Grow without investment in new hardware and software while reducing your physical footprint and real-estate costs. Scale on demand.

As proud Gold Partners with Microsoft, we’re able to tap into their multiple products and Cloud services specifically designed to help you optimise your business systems. Canon Business Services ANZ (CBS) can build, run and manage applications across multiple Clouds, both on premises and off, with the tools and frameworks of your choice.

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Build a resilient stack with Azure and CBS.
Unlock the benefits of buying Azure via a licensed Cloud service provider — at no extra cost.
A Secure Foundation from the start.
Our Azure Foundations Landing Zone is a structured, repeatable, and modular service to establish a secure, compliant and fit-for-purpose landing zone in the Azure Cloud. Build new workloads or migrate existing ones at speed and scale.
Qualified Multitenant Hoster (QMTH).

We're Qualified Multitenant Hoster (QMTH). Microsoft authorises us to host your Windows virtual machines on dedicated or multitenant hardware on our Cloud platforms.

Always-on support with Azure Managed Services.
Tap into our team of Azure-certified engineers who can help with everything–through strategy and design to migration, identify management, security, connectivity, cost optimisation, reporting and monitoring.
Microsoft Tier-1 Cloud Solutions Provider (CSP).

Buying Microsoft Cloud services directly from CBS means access to support and advisory, as well as free Microsoft Premier Support with access to over 8,000 Microsoft engineers.

Migrate Key Infrastructure workloads to Azure.
Our Azure-certified engineers can help with the planning, migration and management of Virtual Desktops, SQL Server Databases, web-apps, storage, and more. 
Migrate to M365 or O365

Modernise the way your organisation works. Our certified engineers help you unlock new ways of working with increased flexibility, collaboration, communication, and lower costs. 



Why choose Canon Business Services Australia over the competition?

CBS Australia has a long history of helping organisations in highly regulated industries transition and operate secure and robust Cloud environments. We know what it means to be secure in the Cloud and can help you define and execute the strategy to get you there. Additionally, CBS is a Microsoft Tier-1 Partner with direct billing and direct specialist support. Having achieved Microsoft Solutions Partner status across Data and AI, Digital and App Innovation, Security, Infrastructure, and Modern Work, our breadth and depth of experience allow us to deliver unparalleled customer value on Microsoft Cloud innovations. We have proven experience in delivering outcomes for leading businesses across Australia.

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How do I determine what the right Cloud strategy is for my business?

Cloud-based solutions are critical to meet the demands of modern business models in Australia. However, determining the right Cloud strategy for your business can be a complex process. First, you must identify and assess the unique demands of your industry, organisation and customers to decide which Cloud platform is best suited. Factors such as scalability, cost savings, security, compliance, regulation, and performance will need to be taken into account when selecting a Cloud strategy. Cloud technology can provide powerful advantages, but only when tailored to deliver on corporate objectives. It's important to work with a partner that has deep expertise in both technology and industry so they can advise on the best approach for your organisation.

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“Canon Business Services ANZ has played a crucial role in putting us in a position to be able to stand in front of investors and regulators and prove that we take security, risk and compliance very seriously. Security is more than an expectation in our industry – it’s the ticket to the game. We pride ourselves very much on being able to meet and exceed all our security obligations.” Jeremy Francis, CIO, Pepper Money

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Our Approach

We believe no business succeeds alone–and that every organisation should focus on its core business and outsource the rest.


That’s why we take the time to really understand your business goals and find the right-fit solution to keep you agile, resilient and thriving. Then we put the industry’s best to work on the challenges you want to solve.


Stay one step ahead with the right technology, process, automation and talent to keep you moving forward at all times.

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Frequently asked questions

Why choose Microsoft Azure over AWS or Google?

Microsoft Azure is a Public Cloud platform that offers enterprise-grade Hybrid Cloud solutions, advanced analytics, and the security and scalability necessary to power enterprise applications. Microsoft Azure boosts productivity with pre-defined architectures and services such as container orchestration, big data analytics, and various web application frameworks. In comparison to AWS and Google, users are provided with a comprehensive set of Cloud tools to build, deploy and manage cutting edge applications quickly and reliably. Furthermore, its flexibility allows for an easy transition from on-premises workloads to Cloud infrastructure faster than ever before. With Microsoft Azure's cost effectiveness, high availability across multiple geographical regions, responsive customer service and reliable performance, users can rest assured that their investments are secure.

Are there any challenges with the Public Cloud?

One of the primary challenges of the Public Cloud lies in its underlying technology. Public Cloud environments can be complex, difficult to navigate and often lack visibility compared to traditional IT infrastructures. Developing secure implementations that account for compliance, scalability, market needs and customer demands can be a difficult task due to the constantly changing landscape of Public Cloud. In some cases businesses may also require more control over their data than what can be provided by Public Cloud providers due to heightened security or privacy concerns. Ultimately, navigating Public Cloud challenges requires careful analysis of both business and technical considerations in order to create an environment that meets an organisation's individual requirements.

Difference between Public and Private Cloud

Public Cloud is a computing model in which services such as servers, storage, and applications are hosted on shared public resources. Public Cloud offers users access to virtualized IT infrastructure held on remote vendors' IT platforms. Unlike Public Cloud, Private Cloud is a more exclusive model of computing; it requires dedicated physical resources that are kept within an organisation’s data centre. Private Cloud offers greater cost savings and security than Public Cloud but at the expense of scalability, agility and speed of deployment. Public and Private Clouds have increasingly become integral parts of many organisations' strategies for achieving business objectives by making use of its associated benefits.

What is Azure Cloud and how it works?

Azure cloud is a comprehensive platform from Microsoft that offers a wide range of cloud services and resources, enabling businesses to deploy, manage, and scale applications and data efficiently. It operates through cloud computing, which involves accessing and managing resources over the internet. Azure provides services such as virtual machines, access management, and hybrid cloud solutions, empowering organisations to leverage cloud scale and intelligence for improved operations and innovation. With features like Azure Virtual Desktop and an array of services, it facilitates seamless cloud adoption and transformation.

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