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A web role is a web application accessible via an HTTP and/or an HTTPS endpoint. A web role is hosted in an environment designed to support a subset of ASP.NET and Windows Communication Foundation technologies.


ASP.NET Provider Support

The SDK provides the following sample ASP.NET providers written against the storage services:
  • Membership
  • Role
  • Profile
  • Session State



ASP.Net MVC projects are not supported on Windows Azure, however, there are work arounds available to get ASP.NET MVC projects working.


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