Category: Microsoft Azure

Configure Static Outbound IP Address for Azure App Service

When an application is running in Azure App Service (multi-tenant service), the inbound and outbound IP addresses of the application are dynamic because the application shares network infrastructure with other apps. Having a random public IP can raise problems especially integration that requires IP whitelisting. Customers who doesn't make large number of outbound connection from … Continue reading Configure Static Outbound IP Address for Azure App Service

Connect On-Premises File System using Azure Logic Apps Workflows

With rapidly growing capabilities of data source integration around DevOps and Cloud infrastructure space, it is easy to find the right set of tooling strategies to build the data integration solutions across IaaS and PaaS services offered by various cloud service providers. However, when encountering the circumstances dealing with a hybrid connectivity scenario for replicating … Continue reading Connect On-Premises File System using Azure Logic Apps Workflows

Infrastructure as code using ARM Templates and Azure DevOps Pipelines

Introduction Infrastructure as Code is a modern approach for automating the provisioning and deployment of IT resources. The idea is to use simple configuration files to define what IT resources we want to set up, and have those resources created automatically based on that configuration. We can then commit that configuration file into a version … Continue reading Infrastructure as code using ARM Templates and Azure DevOps Pipelines

Getting started with Azure Bicep – Next Generation ARM Templates

When we think about building the cloud infrastructure in Microsoft Azure platform, we always think of ARM (Azure Resource Manager) templates .There are many other ways to create resources i.e. Azure Portal, Azure PowerShell, CLI or Terraform. Most of us encounter enormous difficulties in authoring ARM templates because of complex JSON format. However, JSON format … Continue reading Getting started with Azure Bicep – Next Generation ARM Templates

Azure Log Analytics Custom Log Configuration using PowerShell

Using PowerShell to setup custom log ingestion gives a great flexibility to automate the whole process specially when you need to setup custom logs in bulk. To ingest logs (text files in .log format) from Windows and Linux machines to Azure Log Analytics workspace, you can create and configure Custom Logs as data source in … Continue reading Azure Log Analytics Custom Log Configuration using PowerShell

Using Azure Hybrid Connections in Azure Functions

Provisioning a cloud service is quick and easy, but connecting on-premises resources to the cloud services always comes with certain challenges. In this article, i will explain the benefits of using Azure Hybrid Connections on connecting a function in Azure to on-premises server. The Hybrid connection works by creating an outbound TCP call (uses TLS … Continue reading Using Azure Hybrid Connections in Azure Functions

How to Backup Azure Virtual Machine using Recovery Services Vault

To backup a virtual machine data in Azure, you store that data in an Azure resource called a Recovery Services vault. The benefit of having the Recovery Services vault integrated into the Settings menu of most Azure services makes it easy to back up data. It is easy to back up multiple virtual machines by … Continue reading How to Backup Azure Virtual Machine using Recovery Services Vault