Monthly Archives: May 2016

How to upgrade an Azure VM Scale Set without shutting it down

Note: This article was later published in the official Azure documentation. You can find it here: Upgrade a virtual machine scale set. This article describes how you can roll out an OS update to an Azure VM Scale Set without … Continue reading

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Change the instance count of an Azure VM Scale Set

This article describes how to change the number of VMs in an Azure VM Scale Set. The most important property of a scale set is “capacity”, which represents the number of VMs in the set. The main premise of a … Continue reading

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Extension sequencing in Azure VM Scale Sets

VM extensions are a good way to customize an Azure VM at deployment time. You can deploy a platform image from the Azure Marketplace and then customize it with one or more extensions. Examples of extensions include diagnostics extensions to … Continue reading

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