To provision VPS on Microsoft Azure platform, please perform the following steps:
- Download the Microsoft Azure PowerShell utility “azure-powershell.2.0.1.msi” from this link http://downloads.hostingcontroller.com/misc/utilities/csp/azure-powershell.2.0.1.msi and install it over the HC control server (HC portal server).
- Reboot the server after the installation of Azure PowerShell utility as it is essential to load the required Azure PowerShell libraries.
- Create a Network Resource Group and a Virtual-Network in the Azure portal as these are required by HC at the time of Azure configuration in the control-panel.
The following screenshots are given as an example from the Azure portal for guidance purpose