Category Archives: Microsoft Azure

How to install Azure Active Directory Connect

Synchronization is evolving in a fast pace to keep it up with Microsoft Azure/Office 365 products. In the past we had/still have FIM, DirSync, AAD Sync, and nowadays AAD Connect…

Creating a DNS Zone in Microsoft Azure DNS

Microsoft Azure has Public DNS in beta at this time, and this service will facilitate the IT Pro a lot where besides of the regular infrastructure (IaaS, SaaS) the administrator…

AAD Sync – Modifying a filter rule

How to modify an existent filter rule and validating what changes in the Azure Active Directory using AAD Sync. Solution To demonstrate how a change in existent filter rules can…

AAD Sync– Creating filter rules using object attributes

Using Microsoft Azure Active Directory Sync tool to filter out objects using the SyncRulesEditor tool. During the installation of the tool the administrator can configure it as manual and work…

How to update the Azure PowerShell

Microsoft Azure is dynamic and new products and services are being released as we speak, and the same goes for the management tools. In this Tutorial we are going over…

Using manual synchronization with Azure AD Connect

Using Azure AD Connect command-line to synchronize objects between on-premises and Microsoft Azure, the administrator has two switches initial and delta and we will use both of them and check…

How to enable synchronization after configuration completes

When using Microsoft Azure Active Directory Connect (Azure AD Connect), the administrator has an option at the end to start the synchronization right away or enable it afterwards. The reason…

Using Tags in Microsoft Azure

When using Azure Resource Manager deployment model the administrator can use Tags, which helps to organize resources and categorize them in a simple way. Solution The tag feature is only…

Installing Azure CLI on a Mac OS X

Microsoft Azure is open for all type of administrators, and if you use a Mac OS X,  you can access the portal using your Safari and also use Azure CLI…

Script to create a VPN Site-to-Site using Azure Resource Manager

The process to create a VPN Site-to-Site in Microsoft Azure requires a series of cmdlets, and at this time the administrator cannot use Azure Preview Portal for that purpose. Solution…