General Availability: Autoscale

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Autoscale is now generally available. We've added new features since we first released it as a preview version: support for both performance- and schedule-based autoscaling, along with an API and .NET SDK so you can scale by any performance counters that you define. Autoscale supports all four Azure compute services: Cloud Services, Virtual Machines, Mobile Services and Web Sites. For Virtual Machines and Web Sites, Autoscale is included as a feature in the Standard mode, and for Mobile Services, it's included as a part of both Basic and Standard modes. There's no additional charge for Autoscale, besides the cost for the underlying compute service.

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