Azure ExpressRoute peering guidance

Microsoft recently announced that they will be merging Public Peering and Microsoft Peering. Previously, Public Peering was used to access Azure PaaS services and Microsoft Peering was used to access Microsoft SaaS services such as O365. Each Azure PaaS services by region and SaaS Service are tagged with BGP Community values, and these can be […]

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Updating ExpressRoute configurations

This post will look at what is required to update or make changes to various ExpressRoute configurations. I will focus on the Exchange provider model (IXP) hosted at Equinix , although most of this information should apply to other service providers, and some of the Azure only configurations will also apply in Network Service Provider (NSP) model. We will […]

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ExpressRoute on Azure Resource Manager

With the recent release of ExpressRoute on V2 Resource Manager, and the release of the new RM powershell cmdlets there is not very much documentation at the moment for actually creating an Azure Resource Manager ExpressRoute Circuit and connecting a V2 VNET to the circuit. Here are the high level steps required, and the relevant […]

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