Cross-post: New Open Source Options for Windows Azure Web Sites: MediaWiki and phpBB

As announced on the Interoperability @ Microsoft blog today, MediaWiki and phpBB are now available in the Windows Azure Web Applications Gallery.  MediaWiki is the open source software that powers Wikipedia and other large-scale wiki projects and phpBB is the most widely used open source bulletin board system in the world. 

As Doug Mahugh, senior technical evangelist for Microsoft Open Technologies, explains in the post, “New Open Source Options for Windows Azure Web Sites:  MediaWiki and phpBB”, developers can now quickly deploy a free Windows Azure Web Site running MediaWiki or phpBB with just a  few mouse clicks.  Doug walks through these steps in the post so be sure to check it out for more information.