Just in case you missed it: Microsoft has come out with their newest ebook: Microsoft Azure Essentials Migrating SQL Server Databases to Azure by Carl Rabeler. Enjoy! (ISBN9781509302925)
This ebook, Microsoft Azure Essentials Migrating SQL Server Databases to Azure, introduces you to SQL Server in an Azure virtual machine and to Azure SQL Database, and walks you through getting started with each approach. It takes you from creating a SQL Server instance in a virtual machine or as a platform service to migrating an on-premises database into Azure and then to securing the data and the database in Azure.