Since I mentioned this new release in my other post I figured I’d expand a little bit more on some of the features that it provides. The Azure team recently unveiled the biggest update to Windows Azure since its release, including new Windows Azure services: Web Sites, Virtual Machines, and Media Services. They have continued to focus on open source development tools and technologies, even enabling Linux to run on the Windows Azure Platform. If you've downloaded the Visual Studio 2012 RC then you should most certainly download the now compatible Windows Azure SDK for .NET. more