Audit Inventory of Azure Resources

I have been working on a few projects lately where there was a need to review customers Azure environments. These environments were moderate in size and spread across multiple subscriptions with no real documentation or inventory in place. To make it easier to assess the environment and gain a quick understanding of the landscape across […]

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Azure ARM Template now supports IF

Ryan Jones at Microsoft recently announced that Azure ARM Templates now support If(). This is a really nice addition that will simplify ARM templates that require deployment of resources based on conditions. You can view the full sample at this link https://github.com/rjmax/ArmExamples/blob/master/if.AvailabilitySet.json . In the sample provided this is implemented by providing a Parameter for […]

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Upgrade Classic Backup Vault to ARM Recovery Vault

Back in May Microsoft announced the general availability of Recovery Services Vaults on the ARM Platform that provided a single vault for Backup and Site Recovery services to be managed. Around the same time Microsoft announced an upgrade path to allow for the seamless upgrade from classic Backup Vault to ARM Recovery Services Vault. Today […]

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Azure to Azure ASR

Azure Site Recovery has supported replicating Azure IaaS to a secondary Azure region for a little while now. The requirement to deploy a Configuration Server as part of the an ASR solution has moved to part of the platform and is a service that is no longer required to be maintained by the customer in […]

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