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As organizations are asking employees to work from home to slow the spread of COVID-19, it’s even more important that users are registered for MFA and SSPR. We want to make it easier for remote workers to keep their accounts secure.
I recently presented at Ignite The Tour Johannesburg and my topics were relating to managing your Azure Environment using better tools and also some tips and tricks. This was a revolutionary step to say none the less as I was going to have to present a tool that I wished I started using earlier - … Continue reading Visual Studio Code – “The IDE you wished you had started using earlier”
How to deploy CMG using Azure Resource Manager
For a full walk-through of this setup, please watch the video at the end of this post. Greetings readers, Hyper-V nested virtualization in Azure has unlocked different scenarios and use cases such as sandbox environments, running unsupported operating systems or legacy applications that require specific features that are not natively supported in Azure, think about … Continue reading How to enable Internet and vNET connectivity for nested VMs in Azure
Introduction Despite approaching it's 10th anniversary, Minecraft remains an incredibly popular game with both children and adults. There are many options to play Minecraft -- locally, on a Minecraft hosted realm, or on a public server. In some cases, you may want to retain more control and run Minecraft on your own server. This allows … Continue reading Minecraft on Azure
The Issue If you have guest access to multiple directories then switching is fairly easy. You simply click on your username, click switch directory and then choose your directory. Below is a simple example. But what happens when you try to switch to these directories in other portals like the Desktop Analytics portal (devicemanagement.portal.azure.com)? In … Continue reading Azure – Changing Directories in other Portals like the Device Management Portal
I recently came across an issue where a user-assigned managed identity on a VM was not able to read the properties of the resource group where the VM object it was assigned to resided. As our deployment relied on these permissions being set it would fail until the permissions were added. Normally, you could easily … Continue reading Test read rights for user-assigned managed identity on a Linux VM in Azure Gov
Background There are various scenarios in which you would want to move your existing Azure IaaS virtual machines (VMs) from one region to another. For example, if you already deployed in one region, and a new region support was added which is closer to the end users of your application or service. In this scenario, … Continue reading Moving Azure Virtual Machines to a different region