Windows server management overview
Posted on July 27, 2022, Level intermediate Resource Length short
Windows Server is the platform for building an infrastructure of connected applications, networks, and web services. As a Windows Server administrator, you've probably used many of the native Windows Server Microsoft Management Consoles (MMC) to keep the infrastructure secure and available. By Thomas Maurer and others.
AIOps with Azure Metrics Advisor
Posted on June 4, 2022, Level intermediate Resource Length long
AIOps is a term introduced by Gartner in 2016, referring to AI for IT Operations. It combines big data and machine learning to automate IT operations processes, including event correlation, anomaly detection, and causality determination. By ODSC Community.
An introduction to the Azure DevOps toolset
Posted on February 19, 2022, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
In this post, we start to delve into DevOps toolsets, specifically Microsoft Azure DevOps Services. This is the third in a series of blog posts about DevOps. By Ron Callahan.
How to automate API testing with Azure Devops and Postman?
Posted on February 4, 2022, Level beginner Resource Length medium
I have been using Postman for a long time to test API requests from my local machine. I started to investigate during one project what kind of automated integration test possibilities could Postman offer. Actually it offered very nice features what I haven't used before. Best finding was possibility to integrate everything very easily to Azure DevOps pipelines. By Kalle Marjokorpi.
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Enabling transparent data encryption for Microsoft SQL with Vault
Posted on February 3, 2022, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
Learn how HashiCorp Vault can help secure data in Microsoft SQL Server using a defense-in-depth encryption strategy. By Narayan Iyengar.
Coming to grips with lifecycle management in MS Teams
Posted on November 11, 2021, Level beginner Resource Length medium
Spontaneity is not the best way to approach your Microsoft Teams deployment. Sufficient planning and strategizing need to be done to prepare for its longevity. Lifecycle management is all about being visionary and efficiently managing your Microsoft Teams deployment long after it has been rolled out. By Michal Pisarek.
Investigate Node.js high CPU issue in Linux app service
Posted on October 11, 2021, Level advanced Resource Length medium
When running your Node.js application in Azure Linux App Service, you may encounter High CPU consumption issue. By Hanli_Ren.
How we shipped PostgreSQL 14 on Azure within one day of its release
Posted on October 4, 2021, Level intermediate Resource Length medium
In this blog post, you'll first get a glimpse into some of our favorite features in Postgres 14. These include connection scaling, faster VACUUM, and improvements to crash recovery times. By Ozgun Erdogan.
Microsoft, Google to invest $30 billion in cybersecurity over next 5 years
Posted on August 26, 2021, Level beginner Resource Length short
Google and Microsoft said they are pledging to invest a total of $30 billion in cybersecurity advancements over the next five years, as the U.S. government partners with private sector companies to address threats facing the country in the wake of a string of sophisticated malicious cyber activity targeting critical infrastructure, laying bare the risks to data, organizations, and governments worldwide. Ravie Lakshmanan.
Developer best practices – Structuring your repository for static web apps
Posted on August 12, 2021, Level beginner Resource Length short
As a good developer, I have my code in a repo, that doesn't necessarily mean that I have followed all of the best practices that I should. I can still expose myself to risks unknowingly. By April Edwards.
Advancing your financial services strategy with Azure sustainability
Posted on August 10, 2021, Level beginner Resource Length short
Many CEOs and senior business leaders have used the COVID-19 and economic crisis as an opportunity to focus on redesigning their business. Like others, they've felt compelled to re-examine their business and operational models, driven by the internal necessity for digital transformation, as well as external consumer and regulatory pressures to advance sustainability efforts. By Kristen Hicks.
Implementing an end-to-end machine learning workflow with azure data factory
Posted on June 13, 2021, Level intermediate Resource Length long
From collecting data to sending results, ADF constructs the right MLOps Lifecycle on one screen. By Rahulraj Singh.