How to Turn Your Azure Free Credits into Cryptocurrency
The rate can fluctuate between 1:1 and 1:10, i.e. in the best case
you'll get almost 1$ worth of cryptocurrency for every 1$ spent on
azure (depending on the current exchange-rates). This is possible
because the newly introduced Azure-batch-service is dirt cheap!
The script can work with many different cryptocurrencies. In the table
below are links to my mining-guide pre-filled with suitable settings for
the respective coin. You can use the settings as is (you'll just have to
fill your personal wallet), or you can use it as a starting-point for
your own settings.
You can use the profit-calculator cryptunit
to find the most profitable coin.