PaaS Cloud Service Role Restart Scenarios

There are several reasons why a PaaS cloud service role instance will restart or recycle.  This could be a recycle of just the role host processes (WaWorkerHost.exe / WaIISHost.exe) or a reboot of the VM itself.  For more information about what happens to the content on the disks inside the VM in these various scenarios see https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/kwill/2012/10/05/windows-azure-disk-partition-preservation/…

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