#Azure notable updates week 28/18

Probably the most important announcement of the week is the public preview of Azure Virtual WAN and Azure Firewall. The first service brings SD-WAN in Azure, obviously you must have a SDWAN capable device in your data centers and/or branch offices. The latter is a managed firewall, basically a Network Virtual Appliance without the burden of […]

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New release for #Azure #SCOM MP addendum

Today I just released version 1807 of my SCOM Azure Management Pack addendum. You can find the new release on github. In this release I added: support for Azure Monitor so that any enabled alert rule is discovered in SCOM, plus any New and unresolved alert is signaled in SCOM (and resoleved when it’s not […]

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#Azure notable updates week 27/18

Azure DNS guarantees that valid DNS requests will receive a response from at least one name server 100% of the time. Now a 100% availability SLA is, well, interesting. CosmosDB Explorer now in public preview with Cosmos DB Explorer you can: Take advantage of the full screen real estate for your queries and results. Access your […]

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#Azure notable updates week 26/18

Static website hosting for Azure Storage now in public preview.  A static website contains pages with static content and JavaScript or other client-side code. The integration with Azure Storage enables rich backend capabilities with serverless architectures leveraging Azure Functions and other Paas Services. Azure Database for PostgreSQL  and for MySQL get 4-TB server storage. Zone-redundant Azure […]

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#Azure notable updates week 25/18

Azure subscribers can upload keys from an HSM (Hardware Security Module) that they own to HSMs in the Azure Key Vault service. This toolset is designed so that your key is always protected by HSMs, even during transport. This feature is called “bring your own key”, or BYOK. Azure AD password protection and smart lockout […]

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