How to create VM in Azure (Azure PowerShell)

Hello, In previous post, you have learned how to create Azure VM using Azure Portal. Now, I will show you how you can do that using Azure PowerShell. Once you login to Azure tenant and select subscription, you can use following script. # Assign variables $rgName = ‘TechTrainerRG’ $vmName = ‘TechTrainerVM’ $pubName = ‘MicrosoftWindowsServer’ $offerName…

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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 three ways: Azure Portal Azure PowerShell Azure CLI Alternatively, you can deploy VM using GitHub or JSON template. Using Azure Portal, process is pretty simple. You need to select…

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How to configure LAPS

Hello everyone, In today’s modern IT world, security is hot topic. All of us are witnesses of many security breaches on daily basis, and most of them are initiated with credentials compromising, especially local administrator account. In this post, I will tell what is LAPS and how you can configure LAPS in order to protect…

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SSO with ADFS for Office 365 / Part III

Hello again, Once when you have installed and configured ADFS and ADFS proxy, you can start with configuring Office 365 for SSO. This task is final in configuring SSO with ADFS for Office 365. If you want to finish SSO implementation successful, you need to Install Azure Active Directory module (I like to install on…

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SSO with ADFS for Office 365 / Part II

Let’s continue, In previous post, I showed you how to install and configure ADFS role on Windows Server 2012 R2. Now is time to briefly describe why we need ADFS proxy and how to install and configure Web Application Proxy as ADFS proxy. If you want to make ADFS infrastructure available to the Internet in…

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SSO with ADFS for Office 365 / Part I

Hello everyone, During last year, my team had a lot of Office 365 implementation and migration. Although Office 365 has a lot of services, and we can spend so many time in discussing and explaining their functionalities, I decided to describe and show you how to implement Single Sign On (SSO) for your Office 365…

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Nano Server – How to install Nano Server as IIS

Hi everyone, In previous post, you learned how to create Nano Server image on two different ways, with PowerShell and Nano Server Image Builder. In this post, I will show you how to create Nano Server as IIS and make functional web sites. Before start, I want to share some information with you about Nano…

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Nano Server – How to prepare Nano Server image

Hello everyone, In the first post of “Nano Server” series, I have briefly introduced Nano Server.  Now is time to learn how to prepare Nano Server image. Nano Server cannot be selected as installation option from DVD, ISO or bootable USB. In order to create .vhd / .vhdx file with installed Nano Server, you need to…

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How to install and configure DHCP – Basic

One of the most important network services is DHCP. Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol (DHCP) is a client/server protocol which allows hosts to obtain necessary TCP/IP configuration information from a DHCP server, with IP address and other related configuration information (subnet mask, default gateway, name servers). From Microsoft Windows Server 2003 operating system, DHCP Server service is standard…

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