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Migrate your old website to Windows Azure Websites using the Visual Studio Online “Monaco” console, cURL and unzip · December 10, 2013 · visual studio online azure websites

Introduction Have you considered migration to a Windows Azure website? The thought of downloading the files and content from your old website, then uploading them again to Windows Azure is not appealing? I agree with you! The title might be a bit misleading. What we actually want to do is,…

Creating a LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) using tasksel on Windows Azure · November 13, 2013 · php linux mysql apache ubuntu azure lamp virtual machines

Introduction I’ve covered in my previous post how to create a LAMP stack on Windows Azure using the BitNami provided image. In this post, I’ll alternatively create the lamp stack using Ubuntu’s tasksel, which gives me a more “traditional” barebones setup than the once enforced by the…

Creating a LAMP Stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) from BitNami on Windows Azure · November 7, 2013 · php linux mysql apache azure lamp virtual machines

Introduction In the previous post, I’ve shown you how to create a WIMP stack (Windows, IIS, MySQL, PHP) on a Windows Azure virtual machine. In this post, we’ll be creating a more traditional LAMP server, but we won’t build things from scratch. I’ll be using the…

Creating a WIMP Stack (Windows Server, IIS, MySQL, PHP) on Windows Azure · November 5, 2013 · php mysql azure wimp virtual machines

Introduction In this post, I'll take you through how you can create a WIMP stack (regardless of the name!) onto a Windows Azure VM really easy. I'm a guy who likes to configure things graphically, so although you can already create a LAMP stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP) on a…

Windows Azure Notification Hubs: Tags and creating a breaking news app · October 22, 2013 · Windows 8 notification hub azure

This is part 2 of a 3 part series where we will get to know how Notification Hubs work and why they are a cool feature of Windows Azure. You can get the source code of the projects in this blog post here: http://github.com/sabbour/breakingnews Recap In…