Microsoft gives you the opportunity to try out Windows Azure for free with a 1-Month Free Trial subscription. The free trial account offers a $200 worth of Windows Azure.
The 1-month trial gives you Full access with no strings attached so that you can:
- Build what you want
- Scale as you need
It also allows you to try out the features of Windows Azure such as:
- Create and run Virtual Machines
- Develop a modern app using Cloud Services
- Build and deploy Web Sites
- Spin up Mobile back-ends for Android, iOS or Windows Phone 8
- Store, backup and recover data
- Many other features.