Cory Fowler recently announced the availability of a PHP RC7 Site Extension for Azure App Service Web App. Here’s how to deploy the extension in a newly created site via the CLI in less than 2 minutes. Source link… Read More Try it yourself. No credit card or signup needed. Just your Facebook, Google or Microsoft account, and 2 minutes of your time. Here’s the WonderCMS page. After you’re done, you still have 55 minutes left to git push your Node.js or PHP applications or code! Source link… Read More Joomla is an open source Content Management System (CRM) that allows you to quickly build and update web sites. Mike Carson, Michael Babker, and David Hurley discuss the advantages of Joomla and how to get started building a web site with it. Source link… Read More Robert Jacobi helped write the Azure implementation of Joomla, which allows users to quickly deploy a Joomla web site on the Azure platform. Robert discusses how this works and how it was built. Source link… Read More In this quick tutorial, I will show you how to create your own WordPress site using Windows Azure. WordPress is super easy to use and a great tool for creating blogs or tracking your projects and ideas. Source link… Read More

Magento is now available via Softaculous. This release includes security patch SUPEE-6285 and it is strongly recommended to update your sites immediately. You can refer to the following guide on how to upgrade your installations : Details of the security patch are listed below : SUPEE-6285 Patch Bundle Date of Release: 07/07/2015 This bundle… Read More Read the full post >> Host Jonathan Rozenblit is always on the search for stories of Canadian developers who have either built new applications using Windows Azure services or have migrated existing applications to Windows Azure. Canada Does Windows Azure shares their stories. This is the story of OptMeIn. OPTMEIN COMMUNICATIONSOptMeIn was launched in 2011 to help… Read More Deploying Drupal 7 on Windows is very easy with Web Platform Installer. In this session you will learn how to start from scratch and deploy a Drupal 7 web site on IIS 7.5, with MySQL as a database backend, in a matter of minutes. The demo is based on Windows Server 2008 R2, but works also on… Read More Web Platform Installer is the fastest and easiest way to have a running Drupal site on Windows, but there are some scenarios where you might prefer to install your web site manually. This webcast is also a great opportunity to look in detail at the steps that are needed to deploy your web site, adding a set… Read More This webcast covers the theoretical introduction to Web Farms and how to build Drupal Web Farms with IIS. Don’t miss the second part of the webcast (also part of this series) where a full demo on creating Drupal Web Farms with 4 virtual machines will be presented. If you are already familiar with Web Farms,… Read More