[Cross Post] PHP 5.5.0 for Windows Released!

This post is also available on blog.syntaxc4.net. Today is an exciting day as we welcome the availability of PHP 5.5.0 [Release Announcement]. The team here at Microsoft has been busy preparing PHP 5.5.0 for Windows which has a number of updates which I will cover in this post. IMPORTANT With the release of PHP 5.5.0,…

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Wrapping up DrupalCon Munich

If the amount of sleep one gets at a conference is inversely proportional to how good the conference is, then DrupalCon Munich was a huge success for me. I’m back home now, still catching up on sleep, and I’ve had a chance to reflect on the conference. Once again, I learned a great deal (it…


Migrating Drupal to a Windows Azure VM

Last week, as part of my preparation for DrupalCon Munich, I investigated how to migrate a simple Drupal website to Windows Azure Websites. While Windows Azure Websites makes it easy to get a website up and running quickly and is great for many applications, it doesn’t allow you full access to servers. This may be…


Migrating Drupal to Windows Azure Web Sites

DrupalCon Munich is next week, and I am lucky enough to be going. As part of preparing for the conference, I thought it would be worthwhile to see just how easy (or difficult) it would be to migrate an existing Drupal site to Windows Azure Web Sites. So, in this post, I’ll do just that….