Microsoft's cloud platform WindowsAzure has ec2-like features of creating custom virtual disks.

Would it be possible to push NetBSD onto this platform?

Wikipedia article describing the virtualization platform

Marketing material about azure virtual machines

FreeBSD drivers for the Hyper-V virtual machine interface

Milestones for this project:

Instructions on how to build a FreeBSD image: http://azure.microsoft.com/blog/2014/05/22/running-freebsd-in-azure/

Instructions on how to build a Linux image: http://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/documentation/articles/virtual-machines-linux-tutorial/

Images can be published on http://vmdepot.msopentech.com when complete

How to customize and republish an image once a base image is available in VM Depot: https://vmdepot.msopentech.com/tutorial/freeBSD.html

Comment by Ross in the wee hours of Saturday night, February 22nd, 2015
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