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You are correct, only TCP and UDP connections are allowed to Azure virtual machines; they are also severely limited, as in "you can only open single ports and not whole port ranges", which effectively disallows the use of dynamic protocols. You can work around the latter limitation by using an instance-level public IP, which allows all traffic on all ports ...


You aren't really overlooking anything. There is no built-in way to connect VPCs together across regions. At least, not yet. One other option... if you have a physical data center and an appropriate VPN device there, you can use the hardware VPN capability of VPC to build tunnels from each region into that central device, then hairpin the traffic ...

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