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How to use traffic manager to failover a custom service endpoint?

I want to provide a failover proof URL for my service endpoint to users using traffic management. I have a service instance running at http://vm1.cloudapp.net/myservice:8888/index.html. If this ...
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how to set ftp in azure vm windows server 2012

I created an azure vm and installed filezilla server to it. I could not get list of my directory. I search to serverfault and i find i must set an end point for port 6000 and allow this port in ...
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Database connection time out intermittently between Azure web role and Sql server in Azure VM

I have an Azure cloud service web application with a web role with two instances. The database is being hosted in a virtual machine in Azure in the same data center (Amsterdam). I have end-point ...
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Azure VMs and Min requirements

Whats the story with VMs running on Azure, they offer a number of teirs of resources, however it appears that they offer resources below what is recommended as the minimum for the OS i.e. Standard ...
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Public port 80 targeting private port 3000 on Azure Linux

I have a Ruby on Rails website on Azure Linux (Ubuntu 14.04) that works perfectly from this address: http://mydomain.cloudapp.net:3000 I want to get rid of the port in the address, and redirect it ...
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move all postgresql pgdata or only pg_xlog to raid0 and configuration of effective_io_concurrency in Azure

I setup 4 disks RAID0 in Azure VM (D11, 2 cores, 14GB ram) and moved pg_xlog to the RAID array and the rest of the pgsql/data on the OS disk which is a single disk. I wonder can I configure ...
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Running multiple Ruby on Rails web apps on a single Azure VM

I have 5 Ruby on Rails web apps and I want to run them from a single Azure Linux VM in order to save expenses. Actually I wanted to run them as Web Apps but Ruby on Rails is not yet supported. I am ...
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Microsoft Azure Backup - which files are being backed up - logs

There is a similar Q (Microsoft Azure Backup - Where are the Logs? - but pertains to errors only). That directory is correct but doesn't contain anything else. So my question is actually about the ...
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Web deploy fails on Azure Pack Websites v2 rollup 7

I have setup an Azure Pack Website cloud, and almost everything is working (creating websites, publishing by git, tenant etc...). Except Web Deploy and creating an application from the marketplace. I ...
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How to check how many virtual processors a Windows Server 2003 (D13) VM on Azure is using?

When we say a Azure D13 instance has 8 cores, it refers to virtual processors, right? I have uploaded a Windows Server 2003 virtual hard disk (VHD) & created a D13 virtual machine based on that ...
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Load average spike causes very slow response on web application

we've a vm in Azure with D11(2 cores, 14GB ram) size to host our company new web erp system that consist of jboss and postgresql installed on centos 7, only 14 users login concurrently. From time to ...
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Azure Web App Latency

I have a simple Azure Web App setup using a single Standard Small Instance type in Central US region. The site itself is running a node.js website. I noticed google crawl was reporting average ...
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rename VM azure DNS of cloudApp [on hold]

I have installed a cloud app on Azure portal. I have to change DNS name from xyz.cloudapp.net to abc.cloudapp.net in Azure cloudapp.
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Conservative Azure Windows VM to Run SQL Server 2008 R2 [duplicate]

For testing purposes I need to set up three Azure Windows VMs to each run an instance of SQL Server 2008 R2 each holding one DB of approx 100GB. There will be quite a few complex stored ...
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Azure Web App holds file giving Access Denied [closed]

I am running on Microsoft Azure Web App setup with Git deployment. Recently, my deployments started to fail because of one file being locked. I tried to delete it from the console, from FTP, killing ...
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How can i create a low disk space alert on Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter

I have a Windows Server 2012 R2 Datacenter virtual machine running in Azure. Recently, one of my disks ran out of space. How can i setup a notification system to alert me when one of the disk drives ...
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Can't see my Azure VMs listed in PowerShell

Whenever I try to get a list of VMs I have running in Azure, they aren't showing up when I use PowerShell to list them. I know they are they exist because I see them in the portal but when I connect ...
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Connecting to Azure with PowerShell

How do you connect to Azure with Powershell? I'm specifically referring to the Service Manager system, not with Resource Manager. Also, does it make more sense to use certificates or connect with a ...
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Microsoft Azure and Glassfish

I am having a problem with Azure database and glassfish. Azure database is closing the connection with glassfish pool after 2 minutes. I found the solution but I am having a hard time implementing it, ...
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Run shell command on Azure Linux VM from PowerShell

I have a Linux server on Microsoft Azure. It's an Ubuntu 14 Server. Apparently, I've done something wrong with the UFW (firewall) configuration and now I can't ssh into machine at all. I need to ...
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Azure VM outbound IP

Does anyone know what controls the outbound ip address of a VM in an ARM deployment? The deployment I am working on has only a single public ip which is assigned to a load balancer. Some VM's are ...
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How to debug where an SSL connection is getting lost?

The big picture is I'm trying to setup an SSL connection for a subdomain, if I go to currently if I go to the non-secure url the website works, but if requeset https://sub.domain.com there is no ...
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Non Azure VPS connecting to an Azure SQL Server

Ive got a VPS running a web application where its performance is being slowed incredibly by the SQL Server that is installed alongside it. I want to use Azure SQL Server to host the database there and ...
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How to backup Azure VM in a Resource Group?

Is is possible to backup or take a snapshot of a VM created with the Azure preview portal in a Resource Group (not classic/CloudService-based ones)? These new VMs are not visible from the old portal, ...
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Trigger an update with Azure PowerShell DSC Extension

I'm using the DSC Extension in Azure to configure the VM's and on first deployment that works fine. However, if I've made an error in the DSC script or need to amend it I am having trouble ...
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In a LAMP stack, what are some obvious ways to utilize ephemeral SSD storage? [closed]

Here I'm talking about cloud servers (from any vendor) which feature some amount of ephemeral SSD storage. When working with standard images, by default this ephemeral SSD storage is wasted and not ...
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Ping flood from Azure VM to On-Premise Infrastructure

I have deployed a number of Azure subscriptions now with site to site VPN connectivity back to on-premise networks. In one scenario with a client, they have reported that on a regular basis ICMP ...
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Not able to ping from an Azure VM

I have an Azure VM on a Virtual network. I tried the following: ping google.com and the connection timed out. I don't have a static IP address assigned to the VM. I tried enabling outbound ICMP but ...
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On Azure VM my processes are closed

I'm running a computing task on Microsoft Azure VM. This is a Windows 2008 Server Machine and I use Remote Desktop to connect with. Anyway, after large amount of time when I'm trying to log in, I see ...
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Connecting to Azure Docker VM Extension

I am unable to connect to the Azure Docker VM Extension using TLs and I am getting access denied. I just build a new Docker VM through Market place and added new TCP endpoint 2376 for establishing TLS ...
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Single access point for several azure vm's

Is there a way to set up a single entry point that will direct me to one of the open machines? I have a number of VM's that are used by a number of different people. Rather than having them log into ...
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Losing session data when switching web servers on Azure web farm with 2 web servers. How can I share the keys with each server?

Losing session data when switching web servers on Azure web farm with 2 web servers. How can I share the keys with each server? Our websites were working flawlessly to be exaggerative when they were ...
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Windows Azure: Reinstalling Linux without recreating VM

I have installed things on my Linux VM on Windows Azure and now I need a clean server again, is there any chance of easy reinstall (for clean Linux again) rather than having to create the VM, cloud ...
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Reserve current VIP on VM Azure

I'm trying to reserve the current VIP on my Virtual Machine. I don't want to create a new IP I want to use the current VIP. I think this is possible since 1 or 2 months ago. This is the code I ran: ...
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What is the breakdown of all the default IPsec and IKE parameters for the Azure VPN endpoint?

I've asked before concerning how one might troubleshoot a Site-to-Site VPN connection between Azure and a Cisco device (that I don't control), and didn't get useful answers. Now, I'm asking a ...
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Reset password for Azure virtual machine

I forgot my user account to log in to my Azure Virtual Machine. From the new portal I tried the option "Reset password" entering a new user and password. However, I get the notification: Failed to ...
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Azure multiple VM with same Virtual Public IP and Host name mapped to Virtual Public IP

I am running following two VM's on Azure within same availability set. HOST NAME First PUBLIC VIRTUAL IP (VIP) ADDRESS 104.xx.xx.26 HOST NAME Second PUBLIC VIRTUAL IP (VIP) ADDRESS 104.xx.xx.26 On ...
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Should an Azure VM have an Internal IP address of 100.x.x.x not 172.x.x.x or 10.x.x.x?

I have a Windows Azure host that has an internal IP address of 100.x.x.x. I would assume that this is conflicting with external hosts with the same net mask. Is there any assurance that I will not ...
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unable to join server to existing domain in azure within virtual network

I have created a Virtual Network on Azure and have created two VM's within the Virtual network, with IP's 10.0.0.4 and 10.0.0.5. I have added Active Directory role to a one of the VM's and promoted it ...
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Connecting to Oracle DB hosted on Windows 8.1 Azure VM

I have a windows 8.1 vm created on azure, it has 14 GB of memory and 200 some GB storage. I have installed Oracle with a templated database onto it. Everything is fine with the installation and I can ...
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How Do I Troubleshoot Azure VPN Without Access to Peer's VPN Device?

I have a rather (relatively) tricky situation: I have to get a VPN tunnel up, between my virtual machines on an Azure subnet and servers behind a telco's VPN gateway. I chose to use the in-built VPN ...
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Can I use SQL Server Enterprise Edition on VM Azure for production use

I have Microsoft BizSpark subscription in which I received Azure credits as well. I created a Virtual machine on it and I am planning to install SQL Server Enterprise edition which I see available ...
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Estimating costing for entities on Azure VMs [duplicate]

We are looking of moving our hosting solution over to Azure (we are a microsoft dev house so it makes sense). It just seems difficult to estimate costing for our hosting solution. To give a simple ...
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How to implement 2 factor Authentication for Azure Virtual Network VPN? [closed]

hoping someone can help point me in the right direction. I have an azure virtual network and have downloaded the VPN client. However we would really like to add 2 factor authentication as a ...
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Cannot connect to OpenFire server remotely

I have the following setup An Azure VM running windows that has OpenFire installed and configured. I have turned the firewall off on this VM. I have enabled the end points for the VM in the Azure ...
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Is a single instance VM with a SLA possible in Azure with 3rd party software?

I understand that single instance VMs aren't eligible for an SLA in Azure. For the SMB customers who have important applications that weren't built well enough (Sage 50 in my case) to allow you to ...
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Certain web sites are blocked on all Azure Virtual Windows Machines

I have only tested on the east coast data center. If you have an azure virtual machine, login to it then open any browser and attempt to go to: http://www.expedia.com You will see the following ...
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Azure VM - can't connect after ipconfig /release

I was having some intermittent trouble connecting from my Azure VM to an on premise SQL Server instance and, without really thinking about the consequences, I ran ipconfig /release.. Now I can't ...
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Azure: Publishing Deployment Update to Cloud Service Removes instances

I'm doing some testing on Azure cloud services with one of the sample apps they provide. I've deployed it as a cloud service with two instances but, whenever I update my app and republish the ...
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Two Azure disks have the same LUN

I am trying to set up SQL Server on an Azure VM (that has an SSD) per the following articles: Performance Best Practices for SQL Server in Azure Virtual Machines Using SSDs in Azure VMs to store SQL ...