For students looking to try out cloud computing, but who don8217;t have access to a credit card, there8217;s a new way to get access to Azure. Microsoft now offers a free Azure account to students in 140 countries, with free access to dozens of services — plus $100 in Azure credits for everything else. This gives students direct access to a powerful platform for statistical computing and AI application development in the cloud, including:
This is similar to the Free Azure account available to everyone, except that the free Azure credits can be used over 12 months (instead of 30 days) and, again, no credit card is required.
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