Friday, February 17, 2023

What are the VM Classes in Azure?

 Azure Virtual Machines offer flexible deployment options, including customizable virtual machine sizes and multiple pricing tiers.

As a consumer, you have multple classes to choose your VM workload from. Lets take a closer look at the different Azure VM classes available and how they can be used to meet specific needs.

  • General-purpose VMs

General-purpose VMs are designed for a wide range of workloads and applications. These VMs offer a balance of CPU, memory, and temporary storage, making them ideal for applications that require moderate-to-high performance, such as web servers, small databases, and development and testing environments. 

Monday, February 6, 2023

Azure Load Testing goes GA

Azure Load Testing allows you to conduct your workloads hosted on cloud.  While there are definite room for new features, it has been announced as Generally Available.  Creating an Azure Load Test instance on Azure is very easy. Hence, I will start with a created instance. 

In the quotas section you can see the quotas associated with the test instance. It also explains how the quotas are applied at subscription level.