Virtual Machine Scale Sets

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Overview

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...

Learning

Learning Paths

Deploy and manage compute resources for Azure administrators
Published: 5/15/2020, Length: 11:15:00
Learn how to deploy and configure Azure compute resources and prepare for Exam AZ-104: Microsoft Azure Administrator.
AZ-104: Deploy and manage Azure compute resources
Published: 5/14/2020, Length: 11:15:00
Learn how to deploy and configure Azure compute resources and prepare for Exam AZ-104: Microsoft Azure Administrator.

Learning Modules

Introduction to Azure Virtual Machine Scale Sets
Published: 3/24/2022, Length: 0:25:00

Virtual Machine Scale Sets News

3/28/2022, MS Tech Community
Today we are announcing the general availability of on demand capacity reservations for Azure Virtual Machines. This new feature allows you to deploy and manage the compute capacity required to...
3/25/2022, MS Tech Community
Hello Folks,   We are back with AzUpdate.  Our Schedule has been “wonky” for the past few weeks in light of world events and guidance from our central comms team. But we’re here this week.   This...
Starting today, Azure Load Balancer enables customers to manage port forwarding for Virtual Machine Scale Sets or a group of virtual machines in a backend pool with a single set-up with minimum...
12/20/2021, MS Tech Community
Updates this month include Storage Browser, Confidential virtual machines, and VM Applications all now in public preview.   Storage > Storage Accounts Storage Browser now in public...
12/11/2021, MS Tech Community
From the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, the United Kingdom (UK) government has made it a top priority to track key health metrics and to share those metrics with the public.   And the...