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Hands-On Networking with Azure by Mohamed Waly

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Azure terminologies

Due to an overlap of terms and some misperceptions about the ways that Azure services are delivered, terminology is a sticking point even for people who have been working with the technology for some time. The following table provides accurate, but short definitions for the terms related to Azure services. These definitions will be expanded upon in detail throughout the book, so don't worry if you are confused at first:

Term

Definition

On-premises

Means that your data center is hosted and managed at a location your company manages.

Off-premises

Means that your data center is hosted and managed in a remote place (for example, hosted and managed outside your company).

Azure Virtual Machine

The feature ...

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