There are essentially 2 ways that I’ve discovered so far. The first one that anyone is going to do is to use the Azure VPN Gateway. That’s what it says in all of the documentation online. Except, it doesn’t say that here:

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/vpn-gateway/tutorial-create-gateway-portal#:~:text=Create%20a%20VPN%20gateway%201%20From%20the%20Azure,use%20from%20the%20dropdown.%20…%20More%20items…%20

It’s called something else. It’s the same thing, different name. That caused me a lot of headache and wasted time. It’s called a “Virtual Network Gateway”. So, when you search for “VPN Gateway” in the Azure portal this is why it turns up with no results.

Here are some of the main ingredients needed:

So, you have your on-premise equipment and your “cloud equipment” is what I’m going to call it.

For example, based on this source: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/vpn-gateway/vpn-gateway-connect-multiple-policybased-rm-ps I’m going to discuss the route-based VPN example.

It will look a lot like this:

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