2. Virtual machine networking

In this chapter, we'll cover Azure Virtual Machines (VMs) and the network interface (NIC) that is used as an interconnection between Azure VMs and Azure Virtual Network.

We will cover the following recipes in this chapter:

  • Creating Azure VMs
  • Viewing VM network settings
  • Creating a new NIC
  • Attaching an NIC to a VM
  • Detaching an NIC from a VM

Technical requirements

For this chapter, the following is required:

  • An Azure subscription

Creating Azure VMs

Azure VMs depend on virtual networking, and during the creation process, we need to define the network settings.

Getting ready

Before we start, open a web browser and go to the Azure portal at https://portal.azure.com.

How to do it...

In order to create a new VM ...

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