Linux Virtual Machines

Provision virtual machines for Ubuntu, Red Hat, and more.


Azure virtual machines are one of several types of on-demand, scalable computing resources that Azure offers. Typically, you choose a virtual machine when you need more control over the computing environment than the other choices offer. This article gives you information about what you should consider before you create a virtual machine, how you create it, and how you manage it.

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Dr. Wolfgang De Salvador - EMEA GBB HPC/AI Infrastructure Senior Specialist Dr. Kai Neuffer - Principal Program Manager, Industry and Partner Sales - Energy Industry   Resources and references...
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Azure Monitor VM Insights now supports Dependency Agent for RHEL 8.6 Linux VMs, enabling you to monitor their network connections and processes in the Azure portal.
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