List Role Sizes

 

Updated: July 10, 2015

The List Role Sizes operation lists the role sizes that are available under the specified subscription.

The List Role Sizes request may be specified as follows. Replace <subscription-id> with the subscription ID.

Method

Request URI

GET

https://management.core.windows.net/<subscription-id>/rolesizes

The following table describes the request headers.

Request Header

Description

x-ms-version

Required. Specifies the version of the operation to use for this request. This header should be set to 2013-08-01 or higher.

The response includes an HTTP status code, a set of response headers, and a response body.

A successful operation returns status code 200 (OK).

The response for this operation includes the following headers. The response may also include additional standard HTTP headers.

Response Header

Description

x-ms-request-id

A value that uniquely identifies a request made against the management service.

The format of the response body is as follows:


<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<RoleSizes xmlns=”http://schemas.microsoft.com/windowsazure”>
  <RoleSize>
    <Name>name-of-role-size</Name>
    <Label>identifier-of-role-size</Label>
    <Cores>available-cores</Cores>
    <MemoryInMb>available-memory</MemoryInMb>
    <SupportedByWebWorkerRoles>indicator-of-web-worker-support</SupportedByWebWorkerRoles>
    <SupportedByVirtualMachines>indicator-of-virtual-machine-support</SupportedByVirtualMachines>
    <MaxDataDiskCount>maximum-allowed-data-disks</MaxDataDiskCount>
    <WebWorkerResourceDiskSizeInMb>resource-disk-size</WebWorkerResourceDiskSizeInMb>
    <VirtualMachineResourceDiskSizeInMb>resource-disk-size</VirtualMachineResourceDiskSizeInMb>        
  </RoleSize>
</RoleSizes>

The following table describes the elements of the response body.

Element name

Description

RoleSize

Specifies information about a role size that is available in your subscription.

Name

Specifies the name of the role size.

Label

Specifies the description of the role size.

Cores

Specifies the number of cores that are available in the role size.

MemoryInMb

Specifies the amount of memory that is available in the role size.

SupportedByWebWorkerRoles

Indicates whether the role size supports web roles or worker roles.

Possible values are:

  • true

  • false

SupportedByVirtualMachines

Indicates whether the role size supports Virtual Machines.

Possible values are:

  • true

  • false

MaxDataDiskCount

Specifies the maximum number of data disks that can be attached to the role.

WebWorkerResourceDiskSizeInMb

Specifies the size of the resource disk for a web role or worker role.

VirtualMachineResourceDiskSizeInMb

Specifies the size of the resource disk for a Virtual Machine.

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