Migrating Your Virtual Machines to Azure
The Microsoft Azure Virtual Machines (VMs) service can be used to help remove development or migration blockers of applications that depend on on-premises resources that require VMs. With Azure VMs, you can quickly migrate an existing application that currently runs on an on-premises VM. Additionally, you can connect different application models, such as web sites or Cloud Services web roles (VMs that have IIS installed) and worker roles (VMs that don’t have IIS installed on them) with VMs, as discussed in Chapter 6.
This chapter explores how to determine which migration methods are best for ...