L-Series storage-optimized virtual machines
L-Series virtual machines are optimized for storage-intensive workloads and offer four new VM sizes. These sizes range from 4 cores, 32 GiB of memory, and 678 GB of fast local SSD, scaling up to 32 cores with 256 GiB of memory and more than 5.6 TB of local SSD. These machines are using the Intel Xeon processor E5 v3 family, similar to the CPU performance of the G-Series that is currently available.
L-Series instances will be available in East US 2, West US, Southeast Asia, Canada Central, Canada East, and Australia East. For more information, please visit the Virtual machine sizes page. For a comprehensive look at pricing, please visit the Azure Virtual Machines pricing page.