Windows Azure, which was later renamed as Microsoft Azure in 2014, is a cloud computing
platform, designed by Microsoft to successfully build, deploy, and manage applications and
services through a global network of datacenters.
This tutorial explains various features of this flexible platform and provides a step-by-step description of how to use the same.
This tutorial has been designed for software developers who are keen on developing bestin-class applications using this open and advanced platform of Windows Azure.
To learn Windows Azure, you need to be familiar with the Windows environment and have
a basic knowledge of cloud computing.