Azure Virtual Machine Availability and Scalability Solutions

7m 28s

In this short lesson, you’ll learn about three Azure features that can be used to improve availability and scalability for virtual machines: availability sets, availability zones, and scale sets. You’ll also learn about regional pairs.

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the features of availability sets
  • Describe the usage of availability zones
  • Describe the features of scale sets
  • Describe regional pairs

Intended Audience

  • People who want to learn how to improve availability and scalability for Azure virtual machines
  • People preparing to take the Azure Fundamentals exam


About the Author
Guy Hummel, opens in a new tab
Azure and Google Cloud Content Lead
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Guy launched his first training website in 1995 and he's been helping people learn IT technologies ever since. He has been a sysadmin, instructor, sales engineer, IT manager, and entrepreneur. In his most recent venture, he founded and led a cloud-based training infrastructure company that provided virtual labs for some of the largest software vendors in the world. Guy’s passion is making complex technology easy to understand. His activities outside of work have included riding an elephant and skydiving (although not at the same time).

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