Turned out to be simplicity itself (thanks to this sweet tutorial). Great work team on the Windows Azure SDK for node.js and some lovely Powershell integration.
Which in the management portal shows up as:
Currently running (Thursday 19th Jan 2012) at http://ericnelnode1.cloudapp.net/ with the exciting output of:
- Source code for SDK available on github https://github.com/WindowsAzure/azure-sdk-for-node
- Get help from Microsoft UK with Windows Azure