Virtual Machine Scale Sets

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Overview

Virtual machine scale sets are an Azure Compute resource you can use to deploy and manage a set of identical VMs. With all VMs configured the same, VM scale sets are designed to support true autoscale – no pre-provisioning of VMs is required – and as such makes it easier to build large-scale services targeting big compute, big data, and containerized workloads.

Getting Started

Getting Started

  1. 6/9/2016, Video, 0:09:44
    Scott learns from Neil Gat about Azure VM Scale Sets. VM Scale Sets are an Azure Compute resource you can use to deploy and manage a collection of virtual machines as a set....
  2. 9/28/2016, Video, 1:09:43
    VM Scale Sets are one of the fastest growing Compute services you can use to deploy and manage a large collection of virtual machines (Windows or Linux) as a set. This session...

Virtual Machine Scale Sets News

8/12/2020, Service Updates
Azure Backup now supports restoring unmanaged VMs/Disks as Managed Disks, backup for Virtual Machine Scale Sets, and allows replacing existing disks for VMs with Managed Service Identity
With the general availability of three new features for Azure Virtual Machine Scale Sets, you now have more control over gracefully handling your virtual machine instances during scale-in.