Adding Virtual Machines to Azure


Pay-As-You-Go. Infrastructure as a service.

With the Windows Azure platform, Microsoft makes it easy to deploy Windows or Linux Virtual Machines. Virtual Machine Images can be selected from the Azure Image Gallery or you can deploy your own customized Images.

Windows Gallery Images

  • Windows Server
  • SQL Server
  • SharePoint Server
  • BizTalk Server

Linux Gallery Images

  • OpenSUSE
  • Ubuntu Server
  • CentOS
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
  • VM Depot

Windows Azure Virtual Machines offer:

  • IT Pro Experience
  • Support for key server applications
  • Easy storage manageability
  • High availability features
  • Advanced networking
  • Integration with compute PaaS

What are some of the things you can do with Azure Virtual Machines?

  • Create and run Virtual Machines
  • Develop a modern app using Cloud Services
  • Build and deploy Web Sites
  • Spin up Mobile back-ends for Android, iOS or Windows Phone 8
  • Store, backup and recover data
  • Encode and share video