Tag: Azure

Migrating Azure Firewall To Availability Zones

Microsoft recently added support for availability zones to Azure firewall in regions that offer this higher level of SLA. In this post, I will explain how you can convert an existing Azure Firewall to availability zones. Before We Proceed There are two things you need to understand: If you have already deployed and configured Azure…

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Backing Up Azure Firewall

In this post, I will outline how you can back up your Azure Firewall, enabling you to rebuild it in case it is accidentally/maliciously deleted or re-configured by an authorized person. With the Azure Firewall adding new features, we should expect more customers to start using it. And if you are using it like I…

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Azure Bastion For Secure SSH/RDP in Preview

Microsoft has announced a new preview of a platform-based jumpbox called Azure Bastion for providing secure RDP or SSH connections to virtual machines running or hosted in Azure. Secure Remote Connections Most people that are using The Cloud are using virtual machines, and one of the great challenges for them is secure remote access. You…

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Webinar – Getting More Performance From Azure VMs

I will be doing a webinar later today for the European SharePoint Office 365 & Azure Community (from the like-named conference). The webinar is at 14:00 UK/Irish, 15:00 CET, and 09:00 EST. Registration is here. Title: Getting More Performance from Azure Virtual Machines Speaker: Aidan Finn, MVP, Ireland Date and Time: Wed, May 1, 2019 3:00 PM –…

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Global ONLINE Azure Bootcamp

On one day every year, community members all across the planet get together at local events and host/attend sessions on Azure; this is the Global Azure Bootcamp. It’s been running on a Spring Saturday for years, and this year it is on April 27th. Unfortunately, Microsoft Ireland wasn’t able to provide a venue so it…

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