Category Archives: Microsoft Azure

Checking the Boot Diagnostics in Microsoft Azure

It can be a brand new server or an existent one running on Microsoft Azure, after a restart, the VM shows up as running on the portal, but for some…

Changing DNS settings on Microsoft Azure

A common task when building a new site or changing the Domain Controllers in Microsoft Azure is to change the DNS Server configuration at the Virtual Network level. Microsoft recommends…

How to configure Azure Logic Apps

Usually for social media automation I used for a long time IFTTT, although with Azure Logic Apps I decide to give a try. I started to use Azure Logic Apps…

New version of Azure Backup Server introduces Modern Backup Storage technology

WOW! What a day for me! Microsoft Azure just announces new and improved features on the new version Azure Backup Server. Let’s start! They announce with Azure Backup Server v2…

Bigger disks on Azure Storage

If you follow the announcements during the Microsoft Build 2017 conference on the beginning of the month, one of the announcements was the increase of the size of the disks…

How to extend Azure Service Fabric to on-premise?

You can deploy a Service Fabric cluster on any physical or virtual machine running the Windows Server operating system, including ones residing in your on-premises datacenters. You use the standalone…

Containers on Azure – Part 2

On the previous post (see here), I talked about the concept of Containers, Azure Container Service and Azure Service Fabric. Now that you know the concept and have an idea…

Containers on Azure – Part 1

In the last decade, hardware virtualization has drastically changed the IT landscape. One of many consequences of this trend is the emergence of cloud computing. However, a more recent virtualization…

Azure Cloud Shell Everywhere

WOW! Microsoft did it again! If you didn’t saw the announcements at the Microsoft Build 2017 Conference, you should! They announce a lot of new things, but regarding Azure one…

Creating a Virtual Network in Microsoft Azure IaaS

A key element when deploying the infrastructure in Microsoft Azure is to define the Virtual Network. The administrator must be extra cautious because the definition of the Virtual Network will…