Category: Architecture

Blockchain is not just for Cryptocurrency, but for Enterprises and the Future 5

Blockchain is not just for Cryptocurrency, but for Enterprises and the Future

The term “Blockchain” has been gaining a lot of buzz; especially in more recent time. It all started with Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies, but has taken off as a pretty remarkable advancement in secure communication and […]

Webinar Recording: Introduction to Building IoT Solutions with Microsoft Azure 6

Webinar Recording: Introduction to Building IoT Solutions with Microsoft Azure

Here’s a webinar I hosted for Opsgility recently titled “Introduction to Building IoT Solutions with Microsoft Azure”. In this webinar, I provide an overview of building Internet of Things (IoT) solutions with Microsoft Azure. I […]

70-535 Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions Certification Exam (20535) 7

70-535 Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions Certification Exam (20535)

The 70-535 Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions certification exam is being released as a replacement for the older 70-534 Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions exam. In the past Microsoft has simply updated the exam objectives of the […]

A Tour of Azure Messaging Services (Queues, Event Grid, IoT Hub, and More) 11

A Tour of Azure Messaging Services (Queues, Event Grid, IoT Hub, and More)

In the early days of Microsoft Azure, there were only a couple message queue service; Azure Storage Queue and Service Bus. This was way back in early 2010. Over the years, there have been a […]

What is Azure Event Grid? 13

What is Azure Event Grid?

Azure Event Grid is a messaging service built to enable event-based architectures to be built more easily. At the basic level it’s similar to a message queue service, like Azure Service Bus Topics, that enables […]

Microsoft Azure Icon Set Download - Visio stencil, PowerPoint, PNG, SVG 15

Microsoft Azure Icon Set Download – Visio stencil, PowerPoint, PNG, SVG

The Microsoft Azure, Cloud and Enterprise Symbol / Icon Set is a Free download from Microsoft that includes the icons for all the different Microsoft Azure services and other products. These icons are extremely helpful […]

Scaling Azure Functions with Durable Functions 16

Scaling Azure Functions with Durable Functions

Serverless compute is the latest advancement in Platform as a Service (PaaS) capabilities in the cloud. Azure Functions is the Serverless Compute service options available within the Microsoft Azure cloud platform. At it’s most basic, […]

Azure Service Fabric Powers Azure PaaS 18

Azure Service Fabric Powers Azure PaaS

Microsoft uses their own products to build and host their own products. This is done from the development platform level, all the way into the Microsoft Azure cloud. This concept of using your own products […]

Manage Azure Resource Policies in the Azure Portal 20

Manage Azure Resource Policies in the Azure Portal

Here’s a short video I recorded that goes over how to manage Azure Resource Policies in the Azure Portal. Before the “how to” showing the Portal, I do give a brief explanation of what Azure […]