Azure Bastion On-demand

Azure Bastion is a fantastic service for securely accessing virtual machines deployed in Azure, relying on the capabilites of Azure AD and the Azure portal like Multi-Factor Authentication. In terms of cost, it isn't prohibitive for an organization that needs such a capability. However, when you're working in a significantly constrained subscription for the purposes … Continue reading Azure Bastion On-demand


First Thoughts on Azure Terrafy

There has been a lot of buzz related to Azure Terrafy lately with presentations at HashiConf Global and videos from Ned Bellavance. I have always had rather tempered expectations of the tool with good reason and my recent experience cemented my initial thoughts. Limitations The tool is not going to turnaround and generate elegant HCL … Continue reading First Thoughts on Azure Terrafy

Azure Certifications – All Roads Start HERE

You may have noticed that the Azure certifications have been revamped over the past year, or so. They are now role-based and come in four main tracks (although others exist): Azure Administrator Associate: AZ-103 Azure Developer Associate: AZ-203 Azure Solutions Architect Expert: AZ-300 and AZ-301 Azure DevOps Engineer Expert: AZ-400 There are tons of resources … Continue reading Azure Certifications – All Roads Start HERE