Claudia Madobe

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Full NameClaudia Madobe
Mascot OfMicrosoft Azure
Height~170 cm
Hair ColorBlonde
Eye ColorBlue

Claudia Madobe (クラウディア・窓辺) is the mascot of Microsoft Azure endorsed by Microsoft Japan.


Claudia's first appearance was in the Cloud Girl - Windows, Clouds and Blue Sky - webcomic (Japanese: 「クラウド ガール -窓と雲と碧い空-, Cloud Girl -Mado to Kumo to Aoi Sora-), released on May 23, 2011.[1].

She was designed by the artist Wakaba[1], and published by Microsoft Japan to explain cloud technology.


Claudia was born in November 20, 1985, the release date of Windows 1.0 [2] She was born to a Japanese father and a French-American mother. She has a brother named Claude, who is a veteran cloud engineer with 15 years of experience.

As an Azure system engineer with a master's degree in engineering and a little more than two years of development experience, Claudia combines strength and beauty in her expertise. While she can be a bit superior to those who are learning about cloud computing, she is willing to teach them.[3]

What Makes Her a Mascot?

  • Her design features a large blue earring with a Windows Azure-style logo.
  • She debuted in a webcomic published by Microsoft Japan to promote Microsoft Azure.
  • Merchandises of her were made.
  • She ranked third in 2011 and 2014 Akihabara Moe Characters Contest, and fourth in 2013 and 2016.


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