Virtual Machine Scale Sets

Manage and scale up to thousands of Linux and Windows VMs.

Overview

Azure Virtual Machine Scale Sets let you create and manage a group of load balanced VMs. The number of VM instances can automatically increase or decrease in response to demand or a defined schedule.

Key Resources

Homepage: https://learn.microsoft.com/azure/virtual-machine-scale-sets/
Pricing: https://azure.microsoft.com/pricing/details/virtual-machine-scale-sets/
SLA: https://azure.microsoft.com/support/legal/sla/virtual-machine-scale-sets/
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News

Date News
5/22/2024
Introduction At last year's KubeCon North America, Microsoft announced the adoption of Karpenter in Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) as an alternative to the Cluster Autoscaler (CA), referred to as...
5/21/2024
Azure Functions is Azure’s primary serverless service used in production by hundreds of thousands of customers who run trillions of executions on it monthly. It was first released in early 2016...
5/21/2024
Azure Functions is Azure’s primary serverless service used in production by hundreds of thousands of customers who run trillions of executions on it monthly. It was first released in early 2016...
5/21/2024
Overview Over the years, Azure Functions has heard a growing number of customers highlighting the need for: improved performance, virtual network injection for a Consumption SKU, scale to zero...
5/21/2024
  Industry-leading high-bandwidth memory (HBM) capacity and bandwidth targeting generative inferencing and AI training Artificial intelligence is transforming every industry and creating new...
5/7/2024
Standby Pools for Virtual Machine Scale Sets with Flexible Orchestration provides the ability to reduce scale out latency and increase scale out performance.
2/13/2024
Upgrade Policies for Virtual Machine Scale Sets using Flexible Orchestration provide a safe and consistent method to keep your scale set instances up-to-date.
11/15/2023
You can now easily bring existing VMs to an existing Virtual Machine Scale Set with Flexible Orchestration Mode to take advantage of the scaling orchestrations offered by scale sets. You can now...
11/15/2023
Zonal expansion for VMs and VM Scale Sets empowers users to smoothly transition their regionally configured VMs or VM scale sets into a zonal configuration across Azure availability zones,...
11/15/2023
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11/15/2023
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11/10/2023
Overview   Azure CycleCloud is an enterprise-friendly tool for orchestrating and managing High Performance Computing (HPC) environments on Azure. With CycleCloud, users can provision...
10/17/2023
New recovery options available on automatic instance repairs provides the capability for less-disruptive repair actions on sensitive workloads.
7/5/2023
Azure Government Cloud customers can now enable VM Insights via the new Azure Monitor Agent, to monitor the client workload on the VMs or VMSS.
6/26/2023
One is deploying an HPC embarrassingly parallel application in Azure Virtual Machine Scale Sets (VMSSs) and realized that (i) ssh into VM instances is possible even when they have not been fully...