Updated: October 25, 2013
Represents a change to the topology of a role.
Assembly: Microsoft.WindowsAzure.ServiceRuntime (in Microsoft.WindowsAzure.ServiceRuntime.dll)
Determines whether the specified object is equal to the current object.(Overrides Object.Equals(Object).)
Determines whether the specifiedobject is equal to the current object.
Retrieves the hash code that corresponds to the current object.(Overrides Object.GetHashCode().)
The topology refers to the number of instances and the number of endpoints that are defined for a role. For more information about service definitions, see Windows Azure Service Definition Schema.
At least one internal endpoint must be defined for a role in order to raise a Enable Communication for Role Instances in Windows Azure.. For more information about defining endpoints, see
It is highly recommended that you configure the cloud service to run at least two instances of the role. When you deploy two or more role instances in different fault and upgrade domains, your Internet facing roles have external connectivity at least 99.95% of the time. For more information, see Service Level Agreements.
Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.