Tag: DevOps

Microsoft Cloud Workshops: Free Microsoft Azure Hands-on Labs 5

Microsoft Cloud Workshops: Free Microsoft Azure Hands-on Labs

The Microsoft Cloud Workshop (MCW) program maintains a number of Workshops that are used to train Microsoft’s own Cloud Solution Architects, as well as Microsoft Partners all over the world, how to use Microsoft Azure […]

What are the Microsoft Certified Expert Certifications? 6

What are the Microsoft Certified Expert Certifications?

Recently, Microsoft announced and started releasing all new certification exams that are more job role focused. This new set of certification paths are being made in response to the feedback that Microsoft customers have expressed […]

AZ-400 Microsoft Azure DevOps Solutions Certification Exam 7

AZ-400 Microsoft Azure DevOps Solutions Certification Exam

The AZ-400 Microsoft Azure DevOps Solutions certification exam tests and validates a candidates expertise as a DevOps Professional around the use of Microsoft Azure technologies for designing and implementing DevOps practices. This exam is a […]

Apply Tags to all of your Azure Resources 8

Apply Tags to all of your Azure Resources

Today I’m doing an Azure Migration and consolidation for a client and they wanted to tag everything within the existing Resource Group where is it deployed before we started moving things around to other Resource […]

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Azure DevOps Saves Our Eyes!

With one simple tweet, Buck Hodges of Microsoft gave us what we have all been waiting for: less eye strain.  Microsoft pushed changes to Azure DevOps, late today which introduced themes to the portal.  Now […]

Using Chocolatey with Azure VMs 10

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… 11

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 […]

Introducing the Azure Cloud Shell 12

Introducing the Azure Cloud Shell

The Azure Cloud Shell has been out for some time now, as an embedded Bash and PowerShell command-line shell / terminal within the Azure Portal. It really great to be able to use Azure command-line […]

Microsoft Professional Program Now Offers 5 Different Online Degrees 14

Microsoft Professional Program Now Offers 5 Different Online Degrees

It’s been about 1.5 years since Microsoft first announced the Microsoft Professional Program. Basically, the Microsoft Professional Program (MPP) is a cross between an Online Degree and a Multi-Exam Certification. It’s a good move by […]

Introduction to the Azure Portal 15

Introduction to the Azure Portal

Here’s a short video I recorded that goes over how to access the Azure Portal (the Current Azure Management Portal). I cover an overview of the dynamics and mechanics of the Azure Portal and how […]