In today’s post of the 31 Days of Windows Servers (VMs) in the Cloud Series, Keith Mayer gives us Step-by-Step: Running FREE Linux Virtual Machines in the Cloud with Windows Azure. As I have mentioned in a previous post, Windows Azure offers the ability to run a number of Linux distros as VMs in the cloud as well as the latest Windows Server Operating Systems. From a Linux standpoint, the currently supported list of Operating Systems includes OpenLogic CentOS 6.3, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP2, Ubuntu Server 12.04.1 LTS, and Ubuntu Server 12.10.
STEP 1 – Sign up for FREE Windows Azure account and start your journey to learning
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