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

  • Windows Azure website PHP CORS not working OPTIONS being blocked

    Thursday, July 24, 2014, 10:08:00 AM

    Okay so i know that azure is hijacking the OPTIONS request and i don't want it to as i have handled that in my code. I have tried using the code from HTTP OPTIONS request on Azure Websites fails...

  • Laravel Queue Azure Listener Fail Handler

    Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 1:10:00 PM

    I have implemented queue service using Azure bus Service and laravel in PHP. I have 2 questions. I want to handle error if listener in between gets stop because of some reason, so i want to star...

  • How to send notification using notification hubs as php backend

    Wednesday, July 23, 2014, 7:28:00 AM

    Try to send the notification using PHP as back end follow the instruction as per link - http://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/documentation/articles/notification-hubs-php-backend-how-to/ but through...

  • Azure using cached deployment script

    Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 11:28:00 AM

    I have a PHP website that is automatically being deployed to Azure, this works well. However, I would like to use a custom deployment script to automate moving certain files to Azure Storage/CDN o...

  • exceeded max_user_connections in mysql

    Monday, July 21, 2014, 9:34:00 PM

    I know, this question is asked here. But, my question is related with windows azure server. I am in Free version of windows azure right now. I tried it with Shared version too. But, sometimes I am...

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