Create an SP2013 VM on Azure using PowerShell

A few weeks ago Windows Azure IaaS features have reached GA. Since then I'm continuously replacing my OnPremise SharePoint development machines by new Azure VMs. In order to save money I’m going to remove the virtual machines as soon as I don’t need them. Automating the process of

Windows Azure IaaS reaches GA

Windows Azure's IaaS components have just reached GA (General Availability) status. There is also a SharePoint Template existing which can be used to host SharePoint 2013 Farms on Windows Azure IaaS. Microsoft is also providing a whitepaper describing how to scale and create a SharePoint Farm on Windows Azure using

Windows Azure Global Bootcamp

Since global availability of SharePoint 2013, Windows Azure is getting more and more important for SharePoint and SharePoint Online. As a developer you can create Apps for SharePoint using Windows Azure as platform for your custom website, which will interact with your SharePoint instance. Therefor almost every SharePoint dev should