Microsoft + Open Source

This blog celebrates open source taking over the world.

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  • Kickstart your PHP7 RC7 site with Azure (experimental)
    2 minutes, 3 seconds
  • A PHP CMS in the cloud, no signup needed, in 2 minutes
    2 minutes, 9 seconds
  • Deploying a 2-container application in Azure with Docker Compose and the Docker VM Extension
    3 minutes, 44 seconds
  • Creating a Linux VM from a custom image with Azure Resource Manager (ARM)
    7 minutes, 42 seconds
  • Uploading a Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7.1 image to Microsoft Azure
    6 minutes, 32 seconds
  • Using SimpleSAML to authenticate PHP applications with Azure AD
    5 minutes, 19 seconds
  • Using bootstrap-vz to create an Azure-ready Debian 8 (jessie) Linux image
    5 minutes, 41 seconds
  • APT fun with ARM templates
    5 minutes, 7 seconds
  • Using Azure AD for Linux logins
    7 minutes, 14 seconds
  • Azure for Linux sysadmins: Chef, Part 1
    9 minutes, 17 seconds