Automation in Azure

Deploying resources and workloads at scale requires a healthy amount of automation. Automation helps to deliver consistent and repeatable results. I've tried to categorize some of the technology and provide some pointers to areas of application and pros and cons. Note: this is not an exhaustive list but tries to…

Hunting Threats with Azure Security Center

In February I had the chance to attend a session by Yuri Diogenes, Program Manager at Microsoft, on how Azure Security Center works and how to demo it in a real life scenario. The session he gave ended up as one of the excellent Azure Security Center Playbooks that are…

Install Azure PowerShell Cmdlets through proxy

When setting up Azure File Sync one of the requirements is to have the Azure PowerShell Cmdlets (AzureRM) installed. Many customers have proxies deployed which control internet egress. Many of these also use authentication to secure internet access.…