Optimize performance and costs by using Azure Disk Storage

DevOps Engineer
Data Engineer
Solution Architect
Azure Storage Accounts
Azure Disk Storage

Azure Disk Storage offers a range of disk types and capabilities that you can use to optimize application performance and costs in specific scenarios. In this module, you'll learn more about how disk performance works and identify Azure Disk Storage capabilities and performance-scaling options.

Learning objectives

In this module, you'll learn more about:

  • The disk types that are available in Azure.
  • How disk performance works.
  • Performance-scaling options.


  • Basic knowledge of Azure Disk Storage
  • Basic knowledge of Azure virtual machines (VMs)
  • Experience using the Azure portal