Azure DevTest Labs is a way to easily spin up VMs being used as developer and test machines.
Here are a Microsoft ready made json template to spin up an Azure Selenium Grid (x number of Selenium node servers) allowing automated UI testing for web sites.
Azure BLOB storage is persistent Cloud data storage that serves a variety of purposes. Mike Wood shows the basics of how to use it, from start through to snapshots and metadata; both from .NET, and by using the free tool, Cerebrata Azure Explorer.
Source: An Introduction to Windows Azure BLOB Storage
For this next article in the series, were going to be looking at Microsoft’ Azure’s Table Storage service.
Source: Be Sure With Azure .NET – Azure Table Storage (Part 1) – CodeProject