Azure Infrastructure as a Service ( IaaS ) virtual machines can be used for a wide range of purposes, including hosting websites by using Internet Information Services (IIS). However, Azure also includes a specialized websites service that you can use to host any website without configuring a VM and associated platform software.
If you create an Azure website, you can choose from a wide range of common web applications, including WordPress, Drupal, Umbraco, and others. Alternatively, you can upload a custom web application from Visual Studio or another web developer tool.
For hands on training of Microsoft Azure, the following course is available, MS20533B
Using Web Deploy to Deploy Websites
Web Deploy is a technology with client-side and server-side components that synchronizes both content and configuration values with IIS servers.
Web Deploy is the recommended tool for deploying web applications to Azure websites from Visual Studio.
Continuous Delivery is a recent approach to software development in which the source code for a project is regularly changing with bug fixes and new features.
This video demo is Implementing Websites in Microsoft Azure IAAS
This concludes this post Implementing Websites using Microsoft Azure Infrastructure as a Service IAAS by David Papkin