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August 17, 2016  4:00 PM

Making Azure PowerShell Scripts Work in PowerShell and As RunBooks

Denny Cherry Denny Cherry Profile: Denny Cherry
Azure

Runbooks are very powerful tools which allow you to automate PowerShell commands which need to be run at different times.  One of the problems that I've run across when dealing with Azure Runbooks is that there is no way to use the same script on prem during testing and the same script when...

August 10, 2016  4:00 PM

It’s the cloud, it’s highly available. Do I need to worry about HA and DR?

Denny Cherry Denny Cherry Profile: Denny Cherry
Cloud Computing, Clustering/High availability, High Availability

Short answer: Yes. While yes the cloud is highly available and services that are taking offline due to hardware failures, host server reboots due to patching, etc. can your application survive being down for several minutes in the middle of the day?


August 2, 2016  7:19 AM

Site to Site VPNs no longer needed for vNets in the same Azure region

Denny Cherry Denny Cherry Profile: Denny Cherry
Azure, Networking, Windows Azure

Up until August 1st if you had 2 vNets in the same Azure region (USWest for example) you needed to create a site to site VPN between them in order for the VMs within each vNet to be able to see each other.  I'm happy to report that this is no longer the case (it is still the default...


August 1, 2016  4:00 PM

SQL Azure != SQL Server

Denny Cherry Denny Cherry Profile: Denny Cherry
AWS, AWS EC2, Azure, Capacity planning, Disaster Recovery, High Availability, SQL Azure, SQL Database, SQL Server, Windows Azure

This may come as shocking news to some, but Microsoft SQL Server and Microsoft Azure SQL DB (Azure SQL Database, Azure SQL DB, SQL Azure Database, or whatever name you know it as) are very much not the same thing.  They may look similar and they may act similar, but they are very much not the same...


July 27, 2016  4:00 PM

Stopping Azure Services Automatically

Denny Cherry Denny Cherry Profile: Denny Cherry
Azure, SQL Server

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June 29, 2016  2:00 PM

How is performance impacted by having too many NUMA nodes?

Denny Cherry Denny Cherry Profile: Denny Cherry
Database performance, NUMA, SQL Server

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June 22, 2016  6:00 PM

Azure Active Directory and gMail

Denny Cherry Denny Cherry Profile: Denny Cherry
Active Directory, Azure, SQL Server

I was playing around with Azure Active Directory a little while ago, and I saw that Azure Active Directory can be setup to 0 Comments     RSS Feed     Email a friend


June 15, 2016  4:00 PM

PCI Compliance and SQL 2005 don’t mix anymore

Denny Cherry Denny Cherry Profile: Denny Cherry
PCI compliance, SQL Server 2005

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June 10, 2016  5:17 PM

Recommended reading from mrdenny for June 10, 2016

Denny Cherry Denny Cherry Profile: Denny Cherry
SQL Server

Recommended reading from mrdenny for June 10, 2016. This week I’ve found some great things for you to read. These are a few of my favorites that I’ve found this week.


June 8, 2016  4:00 PM

Getting around annoying outbound firewall rules at venues when presenting.

Denny Cherry Denny Cherry Profile: Denny Cherry
Azure, Firewalls, SQL Server, Windows Azure

Presentations that are given are user groups, events, etc. often require demos. Sometimes those demos are to large or comple 0 Comments     RSS Feed     Email a friend


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