Jahr: 2018

Azure Resource Graph III – Entity properties

When querying data, the first thing we want to know is „What data is avaiable ?“. Azure Resource Graph (ARG), in its current iteration stores resources from a subscription with the following values:

So there are 16 properties available for querying, which we will explore. the interesting thing here is that ARG stores also… Read more Azure Resource Graph III – Entity properties

Azure DevOps – Whats new ?

Microsoft announced Azure DevOps yesterday (Sept 10, 2018). Below find a summary of changes. 1.) URL´s change: contoso.visualstudioonline.com gets dev.azure.com/contoso (with autoredirection of old links) 2.) Pipelines now support GitHub and any git repo 3.) Boards seem to have new enhancements, but i couldnt figure out the difference between VSTS and Azure DevOps. Maybe you… Read more Azure DevOps – Whats new ?

Use a Raspberry PI to trigger Azure Automation runbooks

Dear all ! We hear so much about IoT and the Cloud so I thought, a practical example of how to  combine one of the most popular IoT devices, the Raspberry PI, with Azure Automation is appreciated. Whats the use case? When building this, you will have a Raspberry PI with a push-button, and when… Read more Use a Raspberry PI to trigger Azure Automation runbooks

New Version of PowerShell Gallery in Public Preview

Dear All! The PS Gallery will receive an update very soon, you can test the preview version already now on https://www.preview.powershellgallery.com/ New features are: Improved download performance provided via CDN Enhanced security for publishers, including support for 2FA, multiple publishing keys Account management support for changing email address or login account Direct download of items… Read more New Version of PowerShell Gallery in Public Preview

Enable ServiceMaps for Azure VM´s

Azure ServiceMap is a great extension to LogAnalytics, measuring Processes, Connectivity and Performance for Windows and Linux Computers onPrem and in the Cloud. This script (from https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/msoms/2017/08/29/azure-vm-extension-for-dependency-agent/ ) enables the ServiceMap extension to all VM´s in a defined ResourceGroup. I just tested this again and it still works fine.

Hope that helps. R.