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Introducing Azure on Q&A

Find answers to your technical questions about Azure products and services. Connect with Microsoft and community experts, share feedback and learn from others. Azure on Q&A, on the Microsoft Q&A website, is replacing the MSDN forum. But you can still browse the forum archives.

Azure on Q&A


    MSDN forum archive

    Microsoft and community responses to older Azure technical questions


    Community responses to development questions

    Azure CLI Command to display Instance Name and Resource group

    • azure
    • azure-devops
    • azure-virtual-machine
    • azure-cli
    • azure-cloud-services

    Azure Windows VM Configuration Best Practices

    • azure
    • configuration
    • ansible
    • azure-virtual-machine
    • azure-automation

    ElasticSearch on Azure - VM Availability Set vs Scale Set

    • azure
    • elasticsearch
    • azure-virtual-machine

    Data Loss in Azure

    • azure
    • virtual-machine
    • azure-virtual-machine
    • data-loss


    Community responses to Sys/Net admin questions

    Azure feedback

    Post ideas or suggestions based on your experience with Azure

    IOPs limit on Azure Linux VM for 55 TB Oracle Database

    We have one customer who have Oracle Database on RAC and size is around 55 TB, is it possible to migrate Oracle databse with 55 GB on Azure VM?What is max IOPs, CPUs and Memory supported? Do you see any limitation?Please reach out to me if you need any more details.Dinesh

    Why is clock speed never a choice when selecting VM ?

    Clock Speed is critical for specialized COTS applications that need migrated to Azure. However, there does not seem to be any option to select clock speed when selecting a VM.

    Cancel button in VM Run Command

    There should be the ability to 'cancel' a command executed in the RUN Command within Azure virtual machines.

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