General availability: G-series for Azure Cloud Services

16 November 2016

G-series virtual machines feature the Intel Xeon processor E5 v3 family and provide unparalleled computational performance to support large database workloads. Here are the CPU, memory, and disk configurations for G-series instances:

Instance Cores RAM Disk sizes
G1 2 28 GB 384 GB
G2 4 56 GB 768 GB
G3 8 112 GB 1,536 GB
G4 16 224 GB 3,072 GB
G5 32 448 GB 6,144 GB

The G-series is now available on Azure Cloud Services in US West, US East 2, Europe West, Asia Southeast, Australia East, Canada Central, Canada East, Germany Central, and US Gov Virginia. For more information, see the Sizes for Cloud Services article. For a comprehensive look at pricing, please visit the Azure Cloud Services pricing page.

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