Category: Azure

According to Microsoft, Azure is an ever-expanding set of cloud services to help your organisation meet business challenges. It’s the freedom to build, manage, and deploy applications on a massive, global network using various tools and frameworks.

From DevOps to business analytics to the Internet of Things, Azure is designed to have users up and running quickly with a scalable, cost-effective solution that works with your existing investments.

This cloud computing service is a big part of Microsoft’s business, and it competes with similar services from Amazon and Google.

Therefore, our Azure Category is full of handy tips, tricks and advise. Check out some of the Step by Step blogs or learn with our eBooks, How To videos and Webinars.

Taking Your Azure Active Directory Security to the Next Level
Taking Your Azure Active Directory Security to the Next Level
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What if I told you just using multi-factor authentication (MFA) wasn’t enough anymore? The Lapsus$ hacking group, who were at least partially made up of a group of teenagers in the UK, took a very targeted hacking approach. They used password stuffing to try to breach the password credentials of power users within organizations they were targeting.… READ MORE

Azure Functions Isolated Worker - Sending multiple messages
Azure Functions Isolated Worker – Sending multiple messages
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The new Azure Functions SDK for Isolated Worker (process) has been introduced around .NET 5. While it’s still in flux despite being GA-ed, it’s gaining more and more popularity. And yet, there are still some sharp edges you should be careful with and validate that everything you’re using with the older SDK, In-Process, is offered… READ MORE

Creating Azure Functions using VSCode Editor and Python
Creating Azure Functions using VSCode Editor and Python
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Azure Functions can be defined as the cloud services that are available on the Azure portal providing updated infrastructure and resources that are needed for running the applications. It is used to build web APIs, respond to database changes, process IoT streams, manage message queues, and more. In this article, we will explore how to… READ MORE

Azure AD Workload Federation anywhere?
Azure AD Workload Federation anywhere?
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I decided to write an post into creation of Azure AD Workload Identity using the option ’Workloads running in compute platforms outside of Azure’ covered @ MS DOCS. The ultimate simplification of workload federation is using Azure AD Client Credentials flow with client private key signed token, where metadata is provided to Azure AD via Discovery URL,… READ MORE

AKS | Remove the Defender Profile from an AKS Cluster & Release Tracker
AKS | Remove the Defender Profile from an AKS Cluster & Release Tracker
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Hi! In this article, I will show you how you can remove the Defender for Containers profile from an existing AKS Cluster. az login az account set –subscription <subscription-id> az aks update –disable-defender –resource-group <your-resource-group> –name <your-cluster-name> To verify that the profile was successfully removed, run the following command: kubectl get pods -n azuredefender AKS… READ MORE

Create an Azure Monitor action group with Azure PowerShell
Create an Azure Monitor action group with Azure PowerShell
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Azure Monitor, Microsoft’s built-in monitoring service, allows you to monitor and gain more visibility into the state of your resources from a single place. In this way this service can help you to quickly find and fix problems. To notify users that an alert has been triggered, Azure Monitor and also other services like Azure Service Health and Azure Advisor, use action groups. Action… READ MORE

Azure Container Apps - Deployment with a customized Container Image and a Comparison to Azure Container Instances
Azure Container Apps – Deployment with a customized Container Image and a Comparison to Azure Container Instances
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The intention of this post is to create Azure Container Apps deployment and to explain how it differentiates to Azure Container Instances for this specific context 1. Introduction In this post, I’d like to show, how to create a deployment of an Azure Container App – using a customized Container Image, which is managed by an Azure Container Registry. To figure… READ MORE