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How to query Azure resources using the Azure CLI

How to query Azure resources using the Azure CLI

TL/DR: The Azure CLI can be used to query data from Azure. For more information on how to use the Azure CLI query functionality, see the Azure CLI Query documentation. The Azure CLI can be used to not only create, ... continue reading
How to Lock Azure Resources to Prevent Modification or Deletion

How to Lock Azure Resources to Prevent Modification or Deletion

TL/DR: Azure Resource Locking helps prevent inadvertent resource deletion and modification. For more information see the Azure Resource Locking documentation. Azure Role Based Access Control (RBAC) allows us to restrict access to resources and resource actions. RBAC should be used ... continue reading
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Quick look at the Azure Shared Image Gallery

When it comes to server deployment, companies often have the custom virtual machine images and templates. I want to share more about a not widely known feature, called the Azure Shared Image Gallery, which helps customer managing, sharing and deploying ... continue reading
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Step-By-Step: Creating an Azure Point-to-Site VPN

Site-to-Site VPN is the most common method organizations use to connect on-premises network to Azure vNet. This VPN connection is initiated in your edge firewall or router level. But what if you connecting from remote location such as home? We ... continue reading
Best practices for naming your Microsoft Azure resources

Best practices for naming your Microsoft Azure resources

When talking about Cloud infrastructure, you might have come across the phrase “Pets versus cattle.” It appeared around 2012 when Bill Baker used it to differentiate between servers that can never be down and servers that are easily replaceable (e.g ... continue reading

Modify Azure SQL Database Managed Instance using Azure CLI

Azure SQL Managed Instance is fully-managed SQL Server Database Engine hosted in Azure cloud. With Managed Instance you can easily add/remove cores associated to the instance and change the reserved size of the instance. You can use Azure CLI to ... continue reading

Create Azure SQL Managed Instance using Azure CLI

Azure command line interface (CLI) is a set of commands that you can use to create and manage Azure resources. In this post your will see how can you create Managed Instance using Azure CLI. The Azure CLI is Microsoft’s ... continue reading
Let AI help you be more productive with Microsoft Azure CLI

Let AI help you be more productive with Microsoft Azure CLI

Keeping up with the pace of change in Microsoft Azure can be challenging. Every week there are more than 50 pull requests against the Azure Representational State Transfer (REST) API. Over the past 6 months, we’ve been building the AI-powered ... continue reading
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PowerShell Basics: Getting the right Azure Subscription in Azure Cloud Shell

If you have multiple Microsoft Azure subscriptions, it can be challenging to keep track of them all. So PowerShell to the rescue! With the use of Azure PowerShell commands installed Azure Cloud Shell, I’ll show you how to view your ... continue reading
Datacenter migration updates from Ignite 2018

Datacenter migration updates from Ignite 2018

Microsoft Ignite 2018 took place in Orlando, Florida few weeks ago. It is an annual Microsoft conference for ITPros with more then 700+ sessions and 100+ announcements. Let's review what announcements are relevant if you are migrating from your datacenter ... continue reading