Microsoft Azure Resource Manager (ARM) is an open and flexible cloud platform that enables you to quickly build, deploy and manage applications across a global network of Microsoft-managed datacenters. Microsoft ARM is built to support open technologies with any OS, language, database, or tool. Comprehensive networking capabilities connect on-premise infrastructure to Azure as well as integrated IaaS and PaaS on a shared network.
Azure Resource Manager (ARM) vs Azure Service Management (Classic)
- ARM is a completely different cloud than Classic
subscriptions(accounts) must be registered entirely independently of Classic accounts
- There are significant architectural and integration differences between ARM and Classic
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