Azure Batch Runs Jobs in VM Pools

Azure Batch, a service that is now in preview, allows customers to distribute workloads over groups of virtual machines (VMs) to leverage Azure's scalability and utility computing model to run tasks that benefit from distributed computing power. The service could be useful for running jobs such as payroll processing, software builds and test passes, media file encoding, weather analysis, and scientific simulations.

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