Firstly the final scripts of all the content discussed are available here. A video walkthrough is available at https://youtu.be/7bobbg91cQc and included below. In this post I want to document the results of a POC (proof of concept) I was engaged in for a very large customer. The customer wanted to create single/multi VM environments inContinue reading “Automating deployments to Azure IaaS with custom actions”
I decided to create a brand new walkthrough of creating a VM using the new Azure Portal and using Azure Resource Manager. In this walkthrough I cover Resource Groups, virtual networks, storage accounts, public IPs and Network Security Groups. All while creating and publishing a Minecraft server out to the Internet! Available at https://youtu.be/YuMXm7owGEwand below.Continue reading “Walkthrough with Azure Resource Manager”
Just finished a brand new 90 minute whiteboarding overview of Azure Infrastructure services so grab your popcorn, kick back and enjoy. Available at https://youtu.be/jJdXDRi_SCg up to 1080 to see all the screen detail :-). Websites I show in the video include: Azure VM Sizes – https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/documentation/articles/virtual-machines-windows-sizes/ Azure Pricing Calculator – https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/pricing/calculator/ Azure Regions – https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/regions/ AzureContinue reading “90 minute Azure Infrastructure Whiteboard Overview”
Just created a whole new video using blob snapshots with Azure IaaS VMs. Available at https://youtu.be/WP7-96KQJl0 and also linked below.
A couple of years ago I wrote a basic set of instructions on creating a Minecraft server in Azure. I felt it was time to create a new set of instructions based on the new Azure portal. You need an Azure subscription to follow this tutorial, this could be a subscription you pay for, AzureContinue reading “Creating a Minecraft server using the new Azure portal”
In preparation for my new book, Mastering Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Services (http://www.amazon.com/Mastering-Microsoft-Azure-Infrastructure-Services/dp/111900327X/) which comes out end of this month I have completed the companion application. The application contains all the links and code from the book in addition to videos to help understand the concepts. The app checks for updated content each time it launchesContinue reading “Mastering Azure IaaS Windows 8.1 App Available!”
Created a new whiteboard based video going over the fundamentals of Azure IaaS. See it at https://youtu.be/kp3XgyCOTGg.
Just created a new video on deploying Office with Configuration Manager and it covers both the MSI based version and the click-to-run. See it at https://youtu.be/uFshStS5XNQ.