The fourteenth post in the 31 Days of Windows Servers (VMs) in the Cloud Series comes to us courtesy of Brian Lewis where he shares How to Create an Azure VM with PowerShell.  This post covers the few steps of preparation you need to go through prior to making this happen, as well as the step-by-step to actually create the Windows Azure VMs using PowerShell cmdlets.

STEP 1 – Sign up for a FREE 90 Day Trial Windows Azure account and start your journey to learning

STEP 2 – Download an evaluation copy of System Center 2012 for your lab to get familiar with App Controller and the other components of System Center 2012

STEP 3 – Sign up for a FREE Microsoft Virtual Academy eLearning account to take FREE TRAINING on Windows Azure and System Center 2012 at your own pace

STEP 4 – Catch up on this blog series on Windows Azure IaaS by remembering the shortened URL http://aka.ms/IaaSSeries and come back at your leisure

The direct link to this blog article is here

Enjoy!