Category Archives: Microsoft Azure

Azure Backup – Part 4 – System Center and Azure Backup

On the first post (see here), I explained how the Azure backup works. On this post, I’m explaining how to integrate Azure Backup with System Center Data Protection Manager. If…

Azure Backup – Part 3 – Backup Virtual Machines

On the first post (see here), I explained how the Azure backup works. On this post, I’m explaining how to backup Virtual Machines with Azure Backup. If the systems that…

Azure Backup – Part 2 – Azure Backup Agent

On the first post (see here), I explain how the Azure backup works. On this post, I’m explain how the files and folders are backup with the Azure Backup agent….

Azure Backup – Part 1

One of the first workloads that usually the majority the organizations wants to start to use in Azure is to replace the tape to Cloud Backup. Following the best practices…

Resetting DNS changes at adapter level in Microsoft Azure

Microsoft Azure IaaS (Infrastructure as a Service) is picky when it comes to change DNS and network adapter settings at the VM level. Solution If for some reason you lost…

Using Diagram feature in Azure Portal

How to use the diagram feature in the Microsoft Azure Portal (Azure Resource Manager). Solution It reminds me of System Center Operations Manager, when you select any VM running in…

Azure AD Connect– In-place Upgrade

How to perform a in-place upgrade to AAD Connect (Azure Active Directory Connect).  When using DirSync tool there are two ways to upgrade to the AAD Connect: in-place upgrade method…

Microsoft Azure Internal Load Balancer

Creating a ILB (Internal Load Balancer in Microsoft Azure. Using Microsoft Azure the administrator has two built-in Load Balancers which are: Internet and Internal Load Balancers, besides of the third-party…

How to activate synchronization in Office365

We are going over the process to enable synchronization in the new Office 365 Administration Center and also using PowerShell.  Solution In some scenario where the administrator is trying to…

Managing Synchronization with AAD Connect

Using AAD Connect synchronization settings to validate, trigger synchronization and check the status. Solution For those administrators that are coming from previous versions the synchronization process was changed on this…