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Free e-book: Azure Strategy and Implementation Guide

  Posted by Pantelis Apostolidis , in Azure 17 March 2018 - - - - - - · 33 views

<h1>Free e-book: Azure Strategy and Implementation Guide</h1>
<p>Microsoft Azure is giving free a Strategy and Implementation guide for Azure. This e-book provides guidance, architecture and advises to implement and integrate cloud technologies.</p>
<p>This guide is directed to system administrators, cloud...


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Get early access to large disks support of Azure Backup & more

  Posted by Pantelis Apostolidis , in Azure 15 March 2018 - - - - - - · 10 views

<h1>Get early access to large disks support of Azure Backup &amp; more</h1>
<p>Azure Backup’s 1TB limitation at last is over! Now you can backup VMs with disk sizes up to 4TB(4095GB), both managed and unmanaged. Also has improvements on backup and recovery performance that you can find <a href="https://azure.micro...


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Azure App Service, get data from on-premises databases securely

  Posted by Pantelis Apostolidis , in Azure 14 March 2018 - - - - - - · 14 views

<h1 style="text-align: justify;">Azure App Service, get data from on-premises databases securely</h1>
<p style="text-align: justify;">There are many scenarios where we want to have the Web Application on the Cloud but on the other hand, due to various limitations, the database stays on-premises. Azure has a service, calle...


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Ασφάλισε την Azure SQL Database μέσα σε ένα VNET χρησιμοποιώντας service endpoints

  Posted by Pantelis Apostolidis , in Azure 06 February 2018 - - - - - - · 42 views

<p>Για πολλούς, ένα πρόβλημα στο να χρησιμοποιήσουν την Azure SQL, είναι η δημόσια πρόσβαση. Μετά τα τελευταία Azure updates μπορούμε να χρησιμοποιήσουμε τα service endpoints ώστε να ασφαλίσουμε την Azure SQL μέσα σε ένα VNET.</p>
<p>Ας ξεκινήσουμε λοιπόν να βάλουμε την Azure SQL μέσα σε ένα VNET. Ανοίγουμε το Azure Porta...


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Azure Update Management

  Posted by Pantelis Apostolidis , in Azure 16 January 2018 - - - - - - · 36 views

Azure Update Management
Have you checked the update management system for your Azure and On-Premises server that supports both Windows and Linux operating systems? And it is completely free! Please find the full list of supported operating systems and prerequisites here: https://docs.microso...lution-updat...


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Custom pfSense on Azure Rm | a complete guide

  Posted by Pantelis Apostolidis , in Azure 03 January 2018 - - - - - - · 50 views

Custom pfSense on Azure Rm | a complete guide
A complete guide on how to create a pfSense VM on a local Hyper-V server, prepare it for Microsoft Azure, upload the disk to Azure and create a multi-NIC VM.
Download the latest image from https://www.pfsense.org/download/
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Azure File Sync & DFS Namespace

  Posted by Pantelis Apostolidis , in Azure 13 December 2017 - - - - - - · 39 views

Azure File Sync & DFS Namespace
Azure File Sync is a new Azure feature, still in preview, that allows to sync a folder between your local file server and Azure Files . This way your files are accessible both locally at your file server and publicly at Azure Files using an SMB 3.0 client. Also the files can be protected online using Azure Backup.
The...


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Azure File Sync & DFS Namespace

  Posted by Pantelis Apostolidis , in Azure 13 December 2017 - - - - - - · 85 views
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Azure File Sync & DFS Namespace
Azure File Sync is a new Azure feature, still in preview, that allows to sync a folder between your local file server and Azure Files . This way your files are accessible both locally at your file server and publicly at Azure Files using an SMB 3.0 client. Also the files can be protected online using Azure Backup.
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Bulletproof manage your Azure VMs

  Posted by Pantelis Apostolidis , in Azure 04 December 2017 - - - - - - · 33 views

Bulletproof manage your Azure VMs
Continuing the Azure Security Center posts, today we will see a new feature of the Security Center, called Just in Time VM Access.
As best security practice, all the management ports of a Virtual Machine should be closed using Network Security Groups. Only the ports required for any published services should be opened, if...


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Bulletproof manage your Azure VMs

  Posted by Pantelis Apostolidis , in Azure 04 December 2017 - - - - - - · 93 views
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Bulletproof manage your Azure VMs
Continuing the Azure Security Center posts, today we will see a new feature of the Security Center, called Just in Time VM Access.
As best security practice, all the management ports of a Virtual Machine should be closed using Network Security Groups. Only the ports required for any published services should be opened,...