This months Sri Lanka IT Pro forum, I’ll be speaking about use of IaC (Infrastructure as a Code) to deploy applications and cloud resources. For this session I’ll demonstrate how we can use Azure ARM Templates to deploy complex infrastructure without much effort. It helps us to save the timeRead More →

Azure Virtual Machine Scale Sets (VMSS) VMSS let customers to create and manage identical, load balanced VM to distribute the application traffic among them. VMSS has the capability of automatic scale up based on the demand and scale down when the demand decreases. This will allow customers to keep theRead More →

Introduction to Azure Monitor for AKS Monitoring is a crucial for any application or infrastructure deployment, whether its on-premises or cloud solution.Applications, Infrastructure  malfunctioning can be happens in any moment. So its better to have a monitoring solution to monitor and get relevant steps before such kind of failures. AzureRead More →

Azure Blueprints allows an engineer or an architect to sketch a project’s design parameters. From this we can define a repeatable set of Azure resource that implements and adheres to an organization’s standards, patterns, and requirements. Azure Blueprints will help us to deploy our environment in a rapid way. AzureRead More →

Yesterday Microsoft announced the preview of the VM serial console access. By introducing this user can troubleshoot the VM if the boot process has been failed. Serial Console for Virtual Machines is available in all global regions starting today.You can access it by going to the Azure portal and visiting theRead More →

Azure Policies first announced in Ignite 2017 and its in private preview until 20th November 2017, now its in public preview and we can try it for experiment purpose. What is Azure Policy? Azure policy enable Azure administrators to manage policies easily across all of the subscriptions in single place.Read More →

What is Terraform ? Terraform is a tool developed by HashiCope for building, changing, and versioning infrastructure safely and efficiently. By using Terraform we can manage existing and well-known service as well as custom in-house developed solutions. Terraform support verity of cloud platforms like Azure, AWS, GCP etc. Find fullRead More →

Recently I had to migrate Hyper-V ASR solution integrate with SCVMM. So following are some consideration we have t do before migrate it. The migration not affect to VM replication process so we don’t have to worry about it. Step 1 First we have to inform the ASR PG team toRead More →

Recently Azure storage and Compute team announce the support for more than 1TB for the Managed & Unmanaged disks.This is one of the features that all of us are waiting for a long time. Now we can go for maximum of 4095GB (4TB) for a single disk. So lets seeRead More →

Azure Activity Log Alerts are azure resource, you can receive alerts about operations that were performed on resources in your subscription or resource group.Even far we can know about service health events that may impact the health of your resources. We can configure alert based on following: Event Category (forRead More →