Tag: VM

Setup Visual Studio 2019 Development VM in Microsoft Azure Cloud 5

Setup Visual Studio 2019 Development VM in Microsoft Azure Cloud

Learn how to do cloud development using a Visual Studio 2019 Virtual Machine (VM) running in the Microsoft Azure cloud!

Azure CLI 2.0: Convert VM to Managed Disks 6

Azure CLI 2.0: Convert VM to Managed Disks

Traditionally, Azure Virtual Machines (VMs) would use an Azure Storage Account to store the VM Disk Images for the VM. This required explicit management of what Storage Accounts contained which and how many VM Disks; […]

More Affordable Azure VMs with "Burstable" B-Series 7

More Affordable Azure VMs with “Burstable” B-Series

One of the most common complaints about Azure Virtual Machine (VM) pricing is that it’s too expensive for small workloads. For custom web applications you could share an App Service Plan, which is great if […]

Azure Service Fabric Powers Azure PaaS 8

Azure Service Fabric Powers Azure PaaS

Microsoft uses their own products to build and host their own products. This is done from the development platform level, all the way into the Microsoft Azure cloud. This concept of using your own products […]

Azure Subscription Resource Limits and Quotas 10

Azure Subscription Resource Limits and Quotas

Azure Resource Manager (ARM) imposes limits and quotas on how many resources of each type you can provision per Azure Subscription, and even per Azure Region. Some limits are a hard maximum, while others are […]

How to Compare Azure VM Pricing Across Azure Regions 12

How to Compare Azure VM Pricing Across Azure Regions

At first glance, Virtual Machine pricing in Microsoft Azure seems fairly straight forward. However, the different VM pricing tiers actually do vary in price from region to region. In fact comparing the prices across regions […]

Save Money in Azure Tip 1: Compare Azure Region Pricing 13

Save Money in Azure Tip 1: Compare Azure Region Pricing

In this video, I show you the specifics on comparing Azure Region pricing information around Virtual Machine hosting. As you can see, the Azure Regions do have different pricing for some of the Virtual Machine […]

Top 10 Tricks to Save Money with Azure Virtual Machines 14

Top 10 Tricks to Save Money with Azure Virtual Machines

This post contains 10 tips and tricks you can use to save money on your Virtual Machines (VMs) running in the Microsoft Azure cloud. The cost analysis of the cloud can be scary at first, […]

Intro to Azure for Developers FREE Webinar On-Demand from Opsgility 15

Intro to Azure for Developers FREE Webinar On-Demand from Opsgility

The other day I hosted a FREE Webinar with Opsgility that provides an Introduction to Azure for Developers. In this webinar I went over an introduction to what IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS are. Then I […]

Create Ubuntu Linux VM in the Azure Portal 16

Create Ubuntu Linux VM in the Azure Portal

This is a short video that shows how to create an Ubuntu Linux Virtual Machine (VM) in the Microsoft Azure Management Portal. It also explains a few details on how VMs are hosted in Azure, […]