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

  • Adding outboundRules breaks my website in azure

    Friday, November 27, 2015, 3:05:00 AM

    I have a website in azure with a custom domain (I'm trying to install sendy), the issue is when the site renders from that custom domain all the HTML links in the content are pointing to mysite.azu...

  • Using Redis on Azure with Symfony2

    Tuesday, November 24, 2015, 4:53:00 AM

    I am trying to connect Symfony2 with Redis server on Azure but can't figure out where to put the hostname, port and key and other details (if required which I am not aware of). composer.json "pre...

  • Azure File Storage - upload a blob and set its access policy [on hold]

    Monday, November 23, 2015, 6:41:00 PM

    I want to upload a blob to Azure (via the PHP library). The other container's blobs should be kept private (not public). I want to allow public access only to the new uploaded file. How can I ac...

  • Web app hosting on Azure made using php and mysql tested on XAMPP [closed]

    Sunday, November 22, 2015, 6:23:00 PM

    I have made a web app on php using mysql and tested it on XAMPP on my pc now i want to host it on azure . Can some one guide me how to host it on azure i have every thing ready( All files of App...

  • Error while uploading theme to wordpress on Azure

    Saturday, November 21, 2015, 9:36:00 AM

    I have created a wordpress web app on Azure using gallery provided by Azure. I am trying to add a new theme on that web app using .zip file i have for the theme. After I upload the theme it gives...

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