Azure Backup – How to . . .

Hello all, During over the last few years, in ransomware era, some of my clients had issues with data loss due to “ransomware attack”. Few of them didn’t have any kind of backup solution, as well in few situations they didn’t have valid and tested backups. In worst case scenarios, their backups were encrypted, as…

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How to create VM in Azure (Azure PowerShell)

Hello, This post is basically pretty old, but because script is updated, we can announce that post is new 🙂 In one of previous posts, you have learned how to create Azure VM using Azure Portal. Now, I will show you how you can do that using Azure PowerShell. Following script will: Create Resource Group…

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Azure VM Availability Set

Hi fellows, One really important things related to Azure VMs, especially if you have plan to deploy more than one VM with the same functionality, is Availability Set. Availability Set is a logical grouping capability for isolating VM resources from each other when they’re deployed. Once you deploy Availability Set, Azure guarantee that the VMs…

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How to find available VM sizes?

Hello all, In this post, I will show you how to find available VM sizes in Azure for your subscription and location. Basically, if you deploy virtual machines using Azure portal, you will be able to see only available VM sizes and you cannot make a mistake. But, if you want to automate VMs deployment…

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Extend AlwaysOn SQL cluster in Azure – Step by step

Hi fellows, Over the past few days, I dealt with a client request to configure SQL AlwaysOn cluster in a hybrid environment. At the first look, that should have been a simple task, especially because I have configured AlwaysOn in dozens of projects. Unfortunately, project brought me a lot of problems during configuration, but I…

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How to create VM in Azure (Azure Portal)

Hello everyone, One of the most basic task (and most common) in Azure is creating virtual machine. Like most resources, you can create a VM in few different ways: Azure Portal Azure PowerShell Azure CLI ARM Terraform … Using Azure Portal, process is pretty simple. You need to select image from Marketplace, and fill all…

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Azure – FTP on Ubuntu machine

Hello fellows, It’s time to start talking about Microsoft Azure, cloud computing service created by Microsoft for building, testing, deploying, and managing applications . . . A lot of Azure services will be covered in this “Tech Trainer Azure series”, and for today I decided to explain how to configure FTP on Ubuntu machine on…

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