AzureVM: Virtual Machines in 'Azure'

Functionality for working with virtual machines (VMs) in Microsoft's 'Azure' cloud: <>. Includes facilities to create, startup, shutdown, and cleanly delete VMs and VM clusters. With a running VM, execute scripts and install optional extensions. A selection of VM templates based on the 'Data Science Virtual Machine' (DSVM) is supplied; this allows fast and easy provisioning of a VM preinstalled with several software packages useful for data science. Alternatively, users can provide VM templates of their own.

Version: 1.0.0
Depends: R (≥ 3.3)
Imports: R6, AzureRMR
Suggests: knitr, testthat
Published: 2018-12-25
Author: Hong Ooi [aut, cre], Data Science Virtual Machine team [ctb] (DSVM template provider), Microsoft [cph]
Maintainer: Hong Ooi <hongooi at>
License: MIT + file LICENSE
NeedsCompilation: no
Citation: AzureVM citation info
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: AzureVM results


Reference manual: AzureVM.pdf
Vignettes: Introduction to AzureVM
Package source: AzureVM_1.0.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X binaries: r-release: AzureVM_1.0.0.tgz, r-oldrel: AzureVM_1.0.0.tgz


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