Deploying a Node on an Azure Instance

Azure Sizing Guidelines

Your sales account representative provides the minimum sizing recommendation. When you set up your node, refer to the sizing recommendations that your sales account representative provided.

Deploy a node on Azure

If you’re a new customer deploying a Panzura node, your node must be running firmware version or higher.

To deploy a Panzura node on Azure:

  1. Log in to the Azure portal at
  2. Click Create a resource and type Panzura in the search box.
  3. Select the most recent Panzura CloudFS license and click the Create button.
  4. Complete the fields under the Basics tab on the Create a virtual machine page and click the Next: Disks > button.
  5. Complete the fields on the Disks page and click the Next: Networking > button.
  6. Complete the fields on the Networking page and click the Review + create button.

It is optional to configure the Management, Guest configuration, and Tags pages.

Contact your authorized Panzura representative to deploy your Panzura node.