Thursday, November 14, 2019

Choosing your pub-sub messaging service; Service Bus and Event Grid

When we look at the messaging space on Azure, we have a wide variety of options, each with it’s own strengths and weaknesses. For...

Building a simple backup solution for Hyper-V-based virtual machines using OneDrive for Business and...

At home, I run several PCs – a few laptops, and one workstation which is a bit more performant, so that I can run...

Top 20 Azure Influencer’s

I was thrilled to learn that I’ve been included on Nigel Frank International’s list of the 20 best Microsoft Azure influencer’s on Twitter. The line-up...

A new Microsoft Flow whitepaper has been released, and it’s interesting

A quick heads up, that a new Microsoft Flow whitepaper, titled A guide to building enterprise-ready flows has just been released. It’s authored by...

Azure Security Exam – AZ-500 Study plan

This is my study plan for October for the Azure AZ-500 exam I’ll be using the EDX course pretty much on its own, did this...

Retrieve Azure Key Vault secrets from Logic Apps using Managed Identity

When working with Azure, we should always put our secrets into a secure store, such as Key Vault. This ensures that we can limit...

Azure Api Management using Okta to secure using OAuth 2.0

This blog post will cover how to move an existing or new api into Azure API Management and then secure it using Okta. Okta –...

Building a secure remote access solution using Azure Bastion Host

I wrote about my experiences and challenges when building a secure remote access solution for Azure-based virtual machines back in February 2019. It’s one...

How I prepare and (often) succeed with technical Microsoft certification exams

I’m an avid fan of challenges, especially those that are just hard enough but where I can still prepare to have enough confidence for...

Windows Virtual Desktop is now General Available

Awesome news today: Windows Virtual Desktop is now General Available! Introduction Last year at Ignite 2018, Microsoft announced Windows Virtual Desktop (shortened to WVD) as the...