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

  • Php mobile detection failing Azure

    Tuesday, April 21, 2015, 7:45:00 AM

    I am trying to detect if my user is accessing my website via a mobile device or tablet and redirect them to the mobile site. I am using the php code provided by detectmobilebrowsers.com and it is...

  • Download blob file from Azure Blob Storage using the Azure PHP SDK

    Tuesday, April 14, 2015, 1:21:00 PM

    I am using the Azure PHP SDK to download a blob into a local file. I am using the following code but struggling to produce the actual file on disk. How can indicate where to download the file (fold...

  • Bing translator integration

    Tuesday, April 14, 2015, 12:58:00 PM

    I'm getting this error while running php script for translation.I had created my account on microsoft azure and used the client id and token after generation. Error:-TranslateApiExceptionMethod: T...

  • Azure Blob Storage SDK PHP

    Tuesday, April 14, 2015, 7:32:00 AM

    I am using azure blog storage SDK PHP for performing operation on azure blob. The SDK is working fine on my local machine. I am able to create container and upload file to that container. But whe...

  • file uploaded successfully but I can't find the file

    Sunday, April 12, 2015, 5:05:00 AM

    I'm using Azure server to open the website and linking to dropbox to store all the code files. I have an folder called 'image' but after uploading, though it shows "Uploaded!", I can't find that fi...

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