IntroductionIn this blogpost I'll show you how to create a VM in Microsoft Azure. The purpose of this blogpost is describing the steps installing the VM. I'm doing this for an Edx course I'm currently following. Now what confuses me a bit is the option of installing a VM with SQL
Creating a VM with SQL Server 2016First login into Microsoft Azure and click on Virtual Machines in the left blade.
Choose the Free license SQL Server 2016 SP1 Developer on Windows Server 2016.
In the next step it's possible to choose the deployment model. I choose to use the standard : Resource manager.
Next step is setting up the Storage, network information. I choose the cheaper option HDD.
Scrolling down will show some more information
Creating the VM will take a 15 - 20 minutes.
And this is an overview of the settings of the VM.
ConclusionThis blogpost is about creating a VM with Microsoft Azure and spinning up a VM is very easy.