Deploy on Windows Azure virtual machines


Applies to: SharePoint

You can deploy Microsoft SharePoint Server 2010 on virtual machines running on Hyper-V virtualization host servers on-premise or as a hosted solution running on Windows Azure Virtual Machines. This whitepaper provides an overview of Windows Azure and the benefits of using a hosted virtualization solution. In addition to describing four typical usage scenarios that can leverage Microsoft's Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) offering, this paper provides detailed information about setting up Azure Virtual Machines and deploying SharePoint Server 2010.

Download this guide as a Microsoft Word document (.docx).

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Deployment scenarios (SharePoint Server 2010)