Technical Method To Disable SSL 3.0 In Azure Machines

Security is the ultimate goal of Microsoft Azure as customers want a highly protected environment for work. SSL 3.0 was a major vulnerability observed in Azure machines and websites. It was not limited to one or two types of machines, but all websites and Windows Virtual machines got vulnerable. To ensure the safety of the […]

By |June 18th, 2018|Azure How To, IT Management, Microsoft Azure|0 Comments

Using MySQL Sys Schema To Optimize A Database

MySQL sys schema is fully functional in Azure Database for MySQL 5.7 and it allows customers to troubleshoot performance issues due to the availability of performance and information schema. Previously, it was the part of MySQL5.5 and was responsible for managing vital resources such as stored programs, memory allocation, and metadata locking. The efficiency of […]

How To Enable A CDN Endpoint In Azure Websites

Azure Content Delivery Network is a reliable and fast service for sending audio, images, and videos all over the world. The reliability of the service depends on the servers present around the globe that send content to the nearest node of the relevant user. This process ensures higher speed and better availability along with good user […]

By |June 14th, 2018|Azure How To, General, IT Management, Microsoft Azure|0 Comments

Integrating CloudMonix with Microsoft Teams

As enterprises continue to adopt and deploy cloud-based and on-premises resources and services, IT managers must manage, track and optimize increasingly complex IT environments. CloudMonix provides a cloud and on-premises system and resource monitoring solution that enables IT managers to visualize and automate their technical stack’s stability for the most reliable service delivery and optimal cost […]

By |June 12th, 2018|AWS, Cloud Monitoring, General, Microsoft Azure|0 Comments

SQL Database in a hub-and-spoke architecture with SQL Data Warehouse

Azure SQL Data Warehouse is an analytics platform known to be the backbone of an enterprise data warehouse. It allows for massively parallel processing while elastically and independently scaling compute and storage. Being a hub to a number of data marts and cubes SQL data warehouse integrates seamlessly with big data stores featuring tailored performance. […]

Improved performance in Azure VPN Gateways

Recently Microsoft introduced a new generation of VPN gateways that offer a 6-times better performance, reliability, and scalability at the same price. These features are highly beneficial for mission-critical workloads as well as for cross-premises and cross-region VPN performance. Re-engineered VPN gateway service is ultimately backed by an even stricter SLA.

Furthermore, in order to ensure […]

Enhance security of Azure Storage

Azure Storage account users can now benefit from “Secure Transfer Required” option which enhances the security of their accounts by only allowing requests to the account from secure connections. For example, when using REST APIs to access your storage account all non-HTTPS connections will be rejected.

“Secure transfer required” option is disabled by default. It also […]

Detect and prevent Petya ransomware in Azure Security Center

Petya ransomware infection that originated in Ukraine affected a great deal of Windows machines worldwide and highlighted the sophisticated malware behavior in 64 countries. This article outlines basic measures that Azure users can take to detect and prevent this threat via Azure Security Center.

Prevention of the malware

Azure Security Center helps to prevent Petya ransomware in […]

By |June 5th, 2018|Azure How To, IT Management, Microsoft Azure|0 Comments

Azure Migrate – Azure Migration Assistant

Azure Migrate is a new service which helps users to get better insights and guidance to assist in migrating to Azure. Until now the service has been in a limited preview that draw positive feedback and Microsoft recently made it broadly available and there is no need to request access anymore.

The prominent features of Azure […]

Get Notified Of Azure Service Incidents

Azure service incidents may impact customer resources and it is critical customers are equipped to mitigate the potential harm by following the guidelines provided by Azure. Azure lets users create and generate notifications of these issues. This service is known as Service Health alert and it can help you to get notified of service incidents, […]