The seventh installment of the 31 Days of Windows Servers (VMs) in the Cloud Series features Keith Mayer giving us Step-by-Step: Build a FREE SharePoint 2013 Lab in the Cloud with Windows Azure - 31 Days of Servers in the Cloud - Part 7 of 31. 

This very detailed post walks through each step of registering a DNS Server in Windows Azure, defining a virtual network in Windows Azure, configuring a Windows Server Active Directory in a Windows Azure VM, configuring a SQL Server 2012 in a Windows Azure VM, configuring a SharePoint 2013 in a Windows Azure VM, as well as how to import or export this lab environment via PowerShell.

STEP 1 – Sign up for FREE Windows Azure account and start your journey to learning

STEP 2 – Sign up for a FREE Microsoft Virtual Academy eLearning account to take FREE TRAINING on Windows Azure at your own pace

STEP 3 – Read the blog series on Windows Azure IaaS by remembering the shortened URL http://aka.ms/IaaSSeries 

The direct link to this blog article is here

Enjoy!