how to install 3rd party tool in azure VM?

Naresh Babu 140 Reputation points
2023-11-22T10:44:38.1566667+00:00

how to install 3rd party tool/softwares in azure VM?

for example I have mix of windows and linux VMs around 25, what is the best way to do it.

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  1. kobulloc-MSFT 26,131 Reputation points Microsoft Employee
    2023-11-22T17:46:46.49+00:00

    Hello, @Naresh Babu !

    How do I install 3rd party tools or software on Azure VMs?

    The virtual machine infrastructure automation page has a pretty extensive list of popular tools however there are many ways you could go about installing software on your VM.

    I would start by looking at Azure Custom Script Extension which runs post-deployment configuration, software installation, or any other configuration or management task. This is a simple, flexible, and very powerful tool that works on both Windows and Linux VMs which can be run in the portal or by using Azure CLI, Azure PowerShell, or by using a REST API:


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