Monthly Archive: December 2016


How to connect to a Virtual Machine on Azure?

Once you have created an Azure VM instance with the default settings, you will be able to connect to it. The connectivity method will depend on the operating system running within the VM: RDP allows you to establish a GUI session to an Azure VM that runs the Windows operating system. When viewing a Windows VM in the Azure Portal, you will have access to the Connect This action automatically...


Creating Virtual Machines using the Azure ARM Portal

Creating a new VM by using the Azure Portal is a relatively straightforward process. However, it involves several steps, which you should be familiar with to implement the most optimal configuration. The first step involves choosing the origin of the operating system that automatically installs on the VM. In general, you have the following choices: A Windows or Linux operating system image from Microsoft Azure Marketplace. A Linux or FreeBSD...