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

  • Azure website + mysql

    Thursday, September 3, 2015, 10:17:00 AM

    I am starting my Azure Project. I did a website to Run Wordpress. Migrating from a previous host entity. I use mysql, the ClearDb azure has is very limited and expensive $75 p month just because i...

  • does php_imap is available on azure wp [on hold]

    Wednesday, September 2, 2015, 6:08:00 PM

    I need to install plugin on wordpress which will auto email alerts. My wordpress is running on microsoft Azure. The plugin requires that php_imap be installed. I wanted to know does Microsoft Azure...

  • Azure Notifications in PHP to single Users

    Tuesday, September 1, 2015, 3:49:00 PM

    I want to send Push Notifications from Azure using PHP to a single user. I'm already doing it to "All Users" registered in my cloud but I cant find the code (in PHP) that allow me to Push IT to one...

  • Migrating existing wordpress site to azure show me a blank page after import xml content

    Thursday, August 27, 2015, 10:34:00 PM

    I am moving an existing word press site to azure, I am trying to use Tools => Import, I installed the "Import WordPress" plugin, but after upload the XML it takes some minutes and shows me a blank...

  • Insert Query with PHP PDO and MySQL, Eventually Referencing a Foreign Key

    Wednesday, August 26, 2015, 9:17:00 PM

    I recognize this question may have been asked many times but I also feel that PHP syntax is so sensitive that I should have somebody else review what I have done so far. This application is a quiz...

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