Validate Azure Resource Move with Postman

Thursday, 13 June 2019 by

Validate Azure Resource Move with Postman At this post we will see how easily we can move azure resources to new resource groups or subscriptions and how we can validate if the azure resources are eligible to move without initiate the move. The idea came from my colleague John Dandelis, who also helped with the

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Azure VM CMD & PowerShell from the Portal

Thursday, 06 June 2019 by

Azure VM CMD & PowerShell from the Portal Today I was trying to troubleshoot an Azure VM. This VM is behind a Network Virtual Appliance (NVA) and at the subnet it has User Defined Routes (UDR) that routes the traffic to the NVA. We was troubleshooting the NVA and it was not possible to connect

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Azure Policy | Limit the Azure VM Sizes

Tuesday, 28 May 2019 by

Azure Policy | Limit the Azure VM Sizes Azure Governance This post, Azure Policy, is the first of a series of posts about Azure Governance. The idea is to explain through examples and how-to-guides, the tools that Microsoft Azure provides to help the administrators to enforce rules to all subscriptions. Some examples of those rules

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Athens Azure Bootcamp 2019

Sunday, 12 May 2019 by

Athens Azure Bootcamp 2019 | A day full of Azure by the IT Pro / Dev community! This Saturday, May 11, 18 speakers, 2 concurrent sessions, 10 volunteers and more than 250 attendees gathered at the Gazarte Cultural Club for the greatest Azure event of Greece. A day dedicated to IT pros & Developers. I

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Azure VM Antimalware Extension Management Azure VM Antimalware Extension Management has always been a tricky subject. You can easily enable the Microsoft Antimalware Extension from the Azure Portal upon the Azure VM creation or by using the Extensions blade. But after that, the management of the extension is somehow tricky. There is no way to

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Today Microsoft announced the Azure Backup for SQL Server in Azure Virtual Machines in General Availability! Azure Backup for SQL Server is an enterprise scale backup solutions that doesn’t need infrastructure deployment & management at all. With Azure Backup for SQL Server you can centrally manage and monitor SQL Server Standalone and Always On AG

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Get real insights about your Windows and Linux VMs & VMSSs performance and their dependencies with Azure Monitor. Integrate with Log Analytics for even more in depth analysis and retain the data over time. Health, Performance & Service Map of your VM in a dashboard. Deploy to Single VM For a single VM, go to the

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Happy 9th Birthday Azure!

Friday, 01 February 2019 by

Today Microsoft Azure becomes 9 years old. Azure released on February 1, 2010, as “Windows Azure” before being renamed “Microsoft Azure” on March 25, 2014 Some major dates of Azure until now: October 2008 (PDC LA) – Announced the Windows Azure Platform March 2009 – Announced SQL Azure Relational Database November 2009 – Updated Windows

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Configure The Azure Web Application Firewall

Wednesday, 30 January 2019 by

Azure Web Application Firewall (WAF) is a function of the Azure Application Gateway that detects and prevents exploits and attacks to a web application. Using a WAF we add an additional security layer in front of our application. To have a sneak peak at the most common web application attacks, take a look at the

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At this post, we will create a Logic App that will query the Log Analytics workspace for the WAF logs of the last 24 hours and send the results in an email, using a free SendGrid account. A Web Application Firewall protects your application from common web vulnerabilities. Azure provides enterprise grade Web Application Firewall

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azure free smtp relay using sendgrid

Friday, 21 December 2018 by

Azure offers free smtp relay using the SendGrid application. SendGrid is a cloud service that provides email delivery and marketing campaigns. The specific offer is for up to 25.000 emails per month. Also this offers provides full reporting and analytics and 24/7 support. At this post we will see how to create a SendGrid free

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Leave an Azure Subscription – Directory

Tuesday, 11 December 2018 by

Working as a Cloud Consultant, Administrator, Architect, many companies will provide you guest (Azure AD B2B) access to their subscription. After completing the Admins of the subscriptions, many times, forget to remove this accesses and as a result you still have access to resources with no reason and also the list of your available subscriptions

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