Category Archive: Microsoft Azure

Come and meet us at Microsoft Ignite!

The Opsgility team will be at Ignite!!! Stop by the expo hall (booth #134) to discuss some of the many options we have available to prepare your company for the Microsoft Cloud! Enterprise readiness takes time to plan, if you would like to schedule a meeting ahead of time contact us at info@opsgility.com. Let us [...]

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Raspberry Pi GPIO Pin Reference

Microsoft Azure IoT Suite can be used to build extremely scalable Internet of Things (IoT) solutions. With any IoT solution the cloud platform is only half of what needs to be built. The other half resides on physical IoT hardware devices such as a Raspberry Pi that are connected to some combination of sensors and / or [...]

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Can an Azure Resource Manager policy be overridden?

Azure Resource Manager (ARM) policies are a powerful governance capability that allows administrators to accomplish many things, such as: Define a ‘service catalog’ (which services may be created) Control the Azure regions in which resources may be deployed Enforce the use of ARM tags on resources etc. The use cases for ARM policies is limited [...]

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Azure Advanced Data Center Bootcamp class now available

In the past 6 months we have taught over 7,500 students worldwide our Microsoft Azure Infrastructure as a Service Training. The widespread adoption of Azure is clearly accelerating into more advanced workloads. To manage these workloads and to start implementing Azure at scale a new set of skills are needed. These involve planning for Azure [...]

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Rethinking Paradigms in Networking: Firewalls in the Public Cloud

If you have ever implemented a firewall in a traditional network, almost certainly it had at least two network interfaces. One was on an untrusted side, perhaps directly on the Internet, and the other was on a trusted side. The goal, of course, is to keep unwanted traffic from reaching the trusted network. There are [...]

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