How To Allow Only Specific Virtual Machine Sizes In An Azure DevTest Lab

One of the big selling points of the cloud is the ability to spin entire environments up, and tear them down again, on demand. We all understand this benefit, but how do you go about capitalizing on it? Specifically, you know you want to empower your developers with a self-service environment, but how can you make sure they don’t spin up the largest virtual machines possible (just because they think they need it)?

In this snip, Josh demonstrates how to use the Azure Portal to specify which VM sizes can be provisioned within an Azure DevTest Lab ensuring that monster VMs don’t eat up your cloud budget.

Prerequisites include: An Azure account/subscription An Azure DevTest Lab