- Process of ensuring that you follow the standards or laws laid out by governing bodies
- People and process monitor systems to detect and prevent violations
- Compliance monitoring can be complex
- Azure provides several tools to help us asses our compliance posture
- Global compliance: more than 90 compliance offerings
- Industry compliance: over 35 industry specific offerings
- Bluprints: deploy compliant environment
- Proof: Access third party reports
- Azure Security Center: unify security management
Service trust portal and trust center
- Azure operates in multiple datacenters around the world
- These datacenters are groups into regions such as Japan East, UK South etc.
- You deploy your resources to a region that matches your requirements
- Azure special regions exist for compliance or legal reasons.
Azure special regions