Optimize Azure Virtual Desktop

Microsoft 365
Azure Virtual Desktop

Learn how to optimize Azure Virtual Desktop, by setting up Autoscale for your host pool.

Learning objectives

In this module, you will learn how to:

  • Configure automatic scaling of session hosts with Autoscale


  • An Azure account with an active subscription
  • Familiarity with Windows virtualization technologies, like Remote Desktop Services
  • Familiarity with server and client management concepts and tools
  • Microsoft Entra Domain Services is already configured
  • (Optional) Azure subscription owner or global administrator access to a deployed Azure Virtual Desktop environment
  • (Optional) User credentials for one user accounts in Microsoft Entra ID