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Managing Microsoft Hybrid Clouds by Marcel van den Berg

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Managing Azure disks and images

In the previous chapter, you learned how to use the Microsoft supplied operating system images. You learned how to upload application software so we can customize servers.

The next step is creating our own images. An image is a reference guest operating system that can be used to deploy operating systems. By using images, we will be sure that each server is configured and installed according to our standards.

Creating an image from a virtual machine

It is very likely the images supplied by Microsoft as listed in Azure Management Portal are not sufficient for your goal. You might want to include your own software to the image or change the time zone and so on.

This can be accomplished by creating your own image. Configure ...

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