Easy way to save and execute Azure CLI code snippets

Next to the GUI of the Azure Portal, IaC templates or Powershell, one option to interact with the Azure Ressource Manager is the Azure CLI. It is a quite handy way to create or edit resources and you find it in many examples in the internet, especially on the Microsoft documentation pages. But I had… Continue reading Easy way to save and execute Azure CLI code snippets

Overview on Azure Monitoring-Part7-Workbooks

This is the part No. 7 of the post series about the Azure cloud monitoring options for telemetry data. Here the topic is: Workbooks Find the other parts under: (links will be active after completion of the series) 1 intro 2 levels & std collection 3 diag settings 4 virtual machines 5 data sinks &… Continue reading Overview on Azure Monitoring-Part7-Workbooks

Overview on Azure Monitoring-Part5-data sinks & costs

This is the fifth part of the post series about the Azure cloud monitoring options for telemetry data. Here the topics are: Data sinks Costs of telemetry data Find the other parts under: (links will be active after completion of the series) 1 intro 2 levels & std collection 3 diag settings 4 virtual machines… Continue reading Overview on Azure Monitoring-Part5-data sinks & costs

Testing Terraform Azure IaC Deployments

Testing of software is nothing new, of course. But testing of (Azure) cloud infrastructure as code deployments follows a little bit another approach. I recently started to work with this testing and write about my impressions, the general testing strategies in that area and how it works. Testing strategies Testing for “normal” software und IaC… Continue reading Testing Terraform Azure IaC Deployments

Overview on Azure Monitoring-Part4-Virtual Machines

This is the fourth part of the post series about the Azure cloud monitoring options for telemetry data. Here the topic is: Find the other parts under: (links will be active after completion of the series) 1 intro 2 levels & std collection 3 diag settings 4 virtual machines 5 data sinks & costs 6… Continue reading Overview on Azure Monitoring-Part4-Virtual Machines

Overview on Azure Monitoring-Part3-Diagnostic settings

This is the third part of the post series about the Azure cloud monitoring options for telemetry data. Here the topic is: Enhanced Collection: Diagnostic settings Find the other parts under: (links will be active after completion of the series) 1 intro 2 levels & std collection 3 diag settings 4 virtual machines 5 data… Continue reading Overview on Azure Monitoring-Part3-Diagnostic settings

Overview on Azure Monitoring-Part2-Levels and standard collection

This is the second part of the post series about the Azure cloud monitoring options for telemetry data. Here the topics are: Monitoring Levels Available standard data Find the other parts under: (links will be active after completion of the series) 1 intro 2 levels & std collection 3 diag settings 4 virtual machines 5… Continue reading Overview on Azure Monitoring-Part2-Levels and standard collection

Overview on Azure Monitoring-Part1-Intro

This is a series about the monitoring options for telemetry data in the Azure cloud. Not a deep dive, the intention is to show what is possible and what you have to keep in mind. It’s divided into multiple parts, easy to digest. After a brief site classification, the possibilities, from data types to data… Continue reading Overview on Azure Monitoring-Part1-Intro