Category: Infrastructure

AZ-102 Microsoft Azure Administrator Certification Transition Exam 5

AZ-102 Microsoft Azure Administrator Certification Transition Exam

The AZ-102 Microsoft Azure Administrator Certification Transition certification exam tests and validates your expertise as an Azure Administrator around managing cloud services that span storage, security, networking, and compute capabilities within the Microsoft Azure cloud. […]

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AZ-101 Microsoft Azure Integration and Security Certification Exam 6

AZ-101 Microsoft Azure Integration and Security Certification Exam

The AZ-101 Microsoft Azure Integration and Security certification exam tests and validates your expertise managing and securing cloud services that span storage, security, networking, and compute capabilities within the Microsoft Azure cloud. This is the […]

AZ-100 Microsoft Azure Infrastructure and Deployment Certification Exam 7

AZ-100 Microsoft Azure Infrastructure and Deployment Certification Exam

The AZ-100 Microsoft Azure Infrastructure and Deployment certification exam tests and validates your expertise as an Azure Administrator around managing cloud services that span storage, security, networking, and compute capabilities within the Microsoft Azure cloud. This […]

Polynimbus is the future of the cloud 8

Polynimbus is the future of the cloud

There’s so much competition in the cloud computing space. According to Forbes, the Cloud Providers at the top in the current “Cloud War” are Microsoft, Amazon, and IBM, followed by many other players in the […]

Underwater Azure Datacenter with Project Natick 9

Underwater Azure Datacenter with Project Natick

Microsoft Project Natick is an innovative research project to discover new ways of hosting datacenters underwater. The goal of this research project is to determine the feasibility of subsea datacenters powered by offshore, renewable energy. […]

Using Chocolatey with Azure VMs 11

Using Chocolatey with Azure VMs

Automate Everything. That’s my new mantra, and it should be yours… Like many of you, I’m an infrastructure guy and grew up with the crutches of setup.exe and the massive installers that MSFT built in […]

Nested VMs in Azure with one click?  You must be crazy… 12

Nested VMs in Azure with one click? You must be crazy…

When I first heard that you could run nested VMs with Azure, I ran over to my laptop to deploy one of those shiny new Version 3 VMs! Once my Host was provisioned, I got […]

Securing Azure Virtual Machines using Network Security Groups (NSGs) 13

Securing Azure Virtual Machines using Network Security Groups (NSGs)

Security, Security! This is top of mind for everyone these days and Azure has many security features.  Today we are going to explore the world of Network Security Groups (NSGs) and their use on Virtual […]

Azure CLI 2.0: Convert VM to Managed Disks 14

Azure CLI 2.0: Convert VM to Managed Disks

Traditionally, Azure Virtual Machines (VMs) would use an Azure Storage Account to store the VM Disk Images for the VM. This required explicit management of what Storage Accounts contained which and how many VM Disks; […]

Azure Availability Zones 15

Azure Availability Zones

One of the largest gaps that Azure has had when compared to the competition has been the lack of high-availability options.  The most glaring has been the lack of Availability Zones, which have been available […]