This blog will show you how to create a cloud distribution point from Configuration Manager in Azure. I chose to create 2 tabs in this blog one called “Create The Cloud DP” and the other “Certificate Creation”. I did this to not make this a lengthy blog and to keep it readible. There are a couple of things that are needed before you can create the Cloud DP. The following things need to be arranged: Configuration Manager 2012 SP1 [icon  icon=”0101.png”][/icon] A PKI Infrastructure [icon  icon=”0101.png”][/icon] Windows Azure Subscription [icon  icon=”0101.png”][/icon] Certificate needed for secure communication [icon  icon=”0101.png”][/icon] Import the certificate in Windows Azure (*.cer file) [icon  icon=”0101.png”][/icon] Export the private key of the certificate (*.pfx file) [icon  icon=”0101.png”][/icon] Create the Cloud distribution point [icon  icon=”0101.png”][/icon] The first 3 steps are clear, no need to say anything about that. The 4th point on the list is creating the certificate. Steps 4 to 6…

Read more