Many of you may be thinking of deploying SharePoint farms on Windows Azure Virtual Machines… here are three hands-on-labs that will speed up your learning on this subject: 

1. Active Directory Set up: https://github.com/WindowsAzure-TrainingKit/HOL-DeployingActiveDirectory/blob/master/HOL.md

2. SQL Server Set up: https://github.com/WindowsAzure-TrainingKit/HOL-DeployingSQLServerForSharePoint/blob/master/HOL.md

3. SharePoint Set up: https://github.com/WindowsAzure-TrainingKit/HOL-DeploySharePointVMs/blob/master/HOL.md

 

-Hanu