Category Archives: Microsoft Azure

Microsoft Azure – Classic vs Resource Manager web interface

Microsoft Azure has two deployment models: Classic and Resource Manager. If you have been using the portal for a while it is most likely that you are using the Classic…

Exchange Server 2013 offsite protection using DPM and Microsoft Azure (Part 3)

Hello folks, My third article at MSExchange.org going over the offsite protection of Exchange Server 2013 using DPM and Microsoft Azure is out. Check it out at: http://www.msexchange.org/articles-tutorials/exchange-server-2013/high-availability-recovery/exchange-server-2013-offsite-protection-using-dpm-and-microsoft-azure-part3.html

How to manage Network Security Groups (NSG) in Azure

Microsoft Azure allows the administrator to control the traffic in subnets using the Network Security Group (NSG) feature. In this Tutorial we are going over the basics and we will…

How to delete a Backup Vault in Azure

The Backup Vault is found in the Recovery Services item and it is the repository for all protected data from Windows Backup, DPM or ASR (Azure Site Recovery) and in…

How to assign a public name to your Microsoft Azure website

How to assign a public name to your website hosted at Microsoft Azure. Solution In order to assign a public name to a Microsoft Azure website, the minimum hosting plan…

How to modify the DNS Server settings in Microsoft Azure

If you are planning to deploy Domain Controllers in Microsoft Azure, the first step will be the DNS Server configuration pointing out to the local Domain Controllers and after building…

Using Twitter Application with Azure Active Directory

Using Azure Active Directory applications to integrate with external applications. A good example is the social accounts used by companies where one or my users need to manage it. In…

How to filter objects being synchronized with Microsoft Azure Active Directory

By default the AADSync (well the same applies to DirSync) will synchronized your entire Active Directory with Microsoft Azure Active Directory and in most of the cases that is not…

How to force the Synchronization using AADSync

How to force the synchronization using AADSync. When using DirSync tool there is a PowerShell cmdlet to perform such task, however using the AADSync the process is slight different. Solution…

How to install Microsoft Azure Active Directory Sync Services

How to deploy the Microsoft Azure Active Directory Sync Services (AADSync) released in the last┬áSeptember, keep in mind that DirSync is still supported. In the future, seems that we will…