Category: Azure

AzureSecurity

Securing Cloud-Native Applications

Organizations are rapidly embracing cloud-native design patterns to modernize their business operations and enable faster time to market. Cloud-…

Securing Cloud-Native Applications
Azure

Azure Global Infrastructure

Azure Global Infrastructure

Looking for more details around Azure Datacenters across the globe? Check out this link which shows an awesome way to explore Azure Global Infrastructure. You can explore the globe and click on any of the data centers to learn more, like in Canada Central:

You will see some satellites in orbit but unfortunately, you can’t click on them.

Learn more by visiting Azure Global Infrastructure

We Live in the Cloud 3D Tour

You can also take a 3D virtual tour over at We Live in the Cloud which is pretty neat for learning about what’s inside Azure data centers. Did you know that Microsoft has over 4 million servers that contain over 40 million hard disks and solid-state drives, totally over 40 exabytes of storage capacity.

Enjoy!

AzureAzure Bicep

Install Bicep and get up and running

This blog post covers the very basics of how to install Bicep and get up and running. Install VS Code – https://code.visualstudio.com/downloadOpen up…

Install Bicep and get up and running
AzureAzure Policy

Improving the user experience of Azure Policy

A solid governance is the foundation of a successful Azure implementation.  I often refer to it as “freedom within the frame”.  As an organization, …

Improving the user experience of Azure Policy
AzureAzure Container AppsAzure FunctionsKEDA

Moving Azure Functions from AKS to Azure Container Apps — dev.to/christle

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Take a look at this great post on moving Azure Functions from AKS over to Azure Container Apps.

Moving Azure Functions from AKS to Container Apps – DEV Community

Enjoy!

AzureCommunity

Azure Spring Clean 2022 — wedoAzure

Now in its third year, Azure Spring Clean returns this March to help with all of your Azure Management needs. The event will run from Monday 14th of March through until Friday18th. Each day, there will be articles from the following blend of topics: Azure Monitor Azure Cost Management Azure Policy Azure Security Principles Azure […]

Azure Spring Clean 2022 — wedoAzure
AzureAzure ADAzure B2CBlazor

Blazor WASM hosted in ASP.NET Core templates with Azure B2C and Azure AD authentication using Backend for Frontend (BFF)

I have implemented many Blazor WASM ASP.NET Core hosted applications now for both Azure AD and Azure B2C authentication. I always implement security …

Blazor WASM hosted in ASP.NET Core templates with Azure B2C and Azure AD authentication using Backend for Frontend (BFF)
Application InsightsAzureAzure API Management

Emit custom metrics from Azure API Management

In the July release of Azure API Management, they’ve added the feature to emit custom metrics to Application Insights.  If you follow my blog, you …

Emit custom metrics from Azure API Management
AzureAzure API Management

Dynamically expose Open API definitions in Azure API Management

Open API is currently the most common used API standard out there.  API Management has full support for this standard.  The basis of this standard is…

Dynamically expose Open API definitions in Azure API Management
Application InsightsAzureAzure API Management

Send API inspector traces to Application Insights

In the December 2020 release of Azure API Management, there was a release note that drew my attention: You can now log API inspector traces to …

Send API inspector traces to Application Insights