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Microsoft Virtual Server was a virtualization solution that facilitated the creation of virtual machines on the Windows XP , Windows Vista and Windows Server operating systems. Originally developed by Connectix , it was acquired by Microsoft prior to release. Virtual PC is Microsoft's related desktop virtualization software package.
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Microsoft Azure was founded in It is headquartered in the USA. You will only be charged for storage for instances that are stopped need to be turned off through portal or API. In addition to features included in the VPS plan, Microsoft Azure also offers the following services possibly for a fee :. For each Microsoft Azure VPS trial, we measured how long it took to provision the server from the moment it was ordered to the moment it accepted SSH connections. For a comparison of storage features and prices from all providers, please check the Cloud Storage Prices page. There are 5 types of tests : web, sysbench, endurance, remote timings and network transfers. Each grade is the combination of one or more test metrics. A grade is calculated in each on of 5 categories : web, cpu, disk, network and stability. Each category grade is made of one or more metrics chosen in relevant test types.
Azure Dedicated Host provides physical servers that host one or more Azure virtual machines. This host-level isolation helps address compliance requirements. Lets you choose the number of processors, server capabilities, VM series, and VM sizes within the same host. With Azure Dedicated Host, you can control the maintenance window, gain visibility over the underlying infrastructure, and place your Azure VMs on a single tenant server to satisfy specific compliance or regulatory requirements. Select the server and CPU type, number of cores, and additional features. The underlying hosts you provision are single-tenant and dedicated to your Azure VMs and workloads for greater placement control. Determine the timing of all platform-initiated maintenance operations, such as OS patching, or hardware or software reboots. Select Azure VM sizes and operating systems on the same host. Comply with corporate policies and industry-specific standards by taking advantage of the certifications Azure offers.