Revised Azure VMware Solution Generally Available

A new version of Azure VMware Solution (AVS), now offered by Microsoft in a direct cloud provider partnership with VMware, became generally available on Sept. 22, 2020. AVS offers virtualization, storage, and networking for managed VMs using VMware software on single-tenant infrastructure within Azure data centers. Unlike Microsoft's Azure VMs service, AVS operates as a dedicated hosting service and involves a monthly commitment to pay for hosting infrastructure, VMware licensing, and management of the deployed environment (longer terms are also available).

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