Understand Windows Azure

Windows Azure is an open cloud platform that enables you to quickly build, deploy and manage applications across a global network of Microsoft-managed datacenters.


Getting Started

Ready to take off to the cloud?
This section will familiarize you with Windows Azure, and how to use it with PHP. You'll see that there are a few options for you to choose from depending on your goal.


Deploying your first PHP app on Azure

Learn how to deploy your PHP application on Windows Azure.
This set of tutorials will teach you how to install PHP and your application.


How to Guides

The PHP Developer Center has a great set of guides to help you perform common tasks with Windows Azure.


"Azure + PHP" Discussions on StackOverflow.com

  • Cloud9 IDE to Azure: Deployement Error

    Friday, April 18, 2014, 6:27:00 AM

    Hello I deployed a simple PHP "Hello World" program to Microsoft Azure using Cloud9 IDE.. After successful deployment when I followed the link it says: Server Error 404 - File or directory not fo...

  • Creating a subdomain in azure virtual machine

    Friday, April 18, 2014, 4:14:00 AM

    I have a PHP application with a registration page where users can create their own account with a subdomain. A particular subdomain for the user who can access his own application with his selected...

  • Add single sign on to php websites created with azure [on hold]

    Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 3:19:00 PM

    I've created 2 websites using the template "PHP Starter Kit", and I wanted to know how can I put single sign on both ? here the websites: http://curiosidade.azurewebsites.net/ http://curiosidad...

  • Connect Laravel on ubuntu to Azure SQL Server

    Tuesday, April 15, 2014, 4:03:00 PM

    I am developing an laravel app using ubuntu as OS and my database is in a remote Azure Server. After long a research I'm about to give up. Installed freetds, php5-sybase etc etc. here is my connec...

  • php + single sign on (with active directory) [on hold]

    Monday, April 14, 2014, 4:27:00 PM

    Is it possible to create 3 websites with log in needed for each one of them, and create a database in azure, and the enable sso on those 3 websites so I only need to log in once ?

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