Displaying episodes 1 - 30 of 146 in total

146 - A look at Microsoft Defender External Attack Surface Management

In this week's episode, we look at Microsoft Defender External Attack Surface Management. It's a new service for gaining visibility into the external attack surface of your assets. Also, Jussi asks Tobi an unexpected question. This episode is sponsored by ScriptRunner.

145 - Azure Updates

We take our frequent look at the recent Azure Updates. This week we find updates on Defender for Cloud, Azure StorSimple, pricing, Microsoft Graph API integration, and Azure Advisor, among others. Finally, Tobi also asks Jussi an unexpected question. This episode is sponsored by ScriptRunner.

144 - A look at the Power Platform API and Azure AD Service Principals

In this week's episode, we talk about the new Power Platform API, and how to access it by using a Service Principal and Azure AD. We also talk about tooling, APIs in general and what the new Power Platform API can do for you. Also, Jussi asks Tobi an unexpected question. This episode is sponsored by ScriptRunner.

143 - Azure Updates

We take our frequent look at the recent Azure Updates. This week we find updates on Microsoft Sentinel, Defender for Cloud, the Cloud Adoption Framework Landing Zone Accelerators, Windows Admin Center, and Microsoft Graph API integration, among others. Finally, Tobi also asks Jussi an unexpected question. This episode is sponsored by ScriptRunner.

142 - Building Azure at home with Azure Stack Edge

In this week's episode, we look at Azure Stack, and specifically Azure Stack Edge. Why would you need one? How much does it cost? What are the scenarios? Also, Jussi asks Tobi an unexpected question. This episode is sponsored by ScriptRunner.

141 - Adventures in data: Integrating PostgreSQL with Azure Data Lake

In this week's episode, we talk about integrating data. Our example includes a PostgreSQL database that has data that should be accessible externally. We talk about the solution, the architectures, Azure Data Factory, and the other overall setup. Also, Tobi asks Jussi an unexpected question. This episode is sponsored by ScriptRunner.

140 - Reliability in the Azure Well-Architected Framework

We continue diving deep into the Azure Well-architected Framework. This week, we talk about Reliability. It's about planning and designing for reliability for everything you build and ensuring and monitoring the solution. Also, Jussi asks Tobi an unexpected question. This episode is sponsored by ScriptRunner.

139 - Azure Updates

We take our frequent look at the recent Azure Updates. This week we find updates on Web Application Firewall, Dynatrace for Azure, Azure Synapse Link for SQL, etc. We also talk about the new Microsoft Artifact Registry portal. Finally, Tobi also asks Jussi an unexpected question. This episode is sponsored by ScriptRunner.

138 - F5 NGINX on Azure - what, why and how?

This week's episode looks at F5 NGINX, now available in Azure, in preview. How do you pronounce it? 'nnn-gi-x'? Why do you need it? How do you configure it? Did we break it while testing? We also debate the provisioning, capabilities, and pricing. Also, Jussi asks Tobi an unexpected question. This episode is sponsored by ScriptRunner.

137 - Our personal favorites from Microsoft BUILD 2022

We caught up with the news from Microsoft BUILD 2022 and wanted to share some of the updates we found noteworthy. Also, Tobi asks Jussi an unexpected question. This episode is sponsored by ScriptRunner.

136 - Operational Excellence in the Azure Well-Architected Framework

We continue diving deep into the Azure Well-architected Framework. This week, we talk about Operational Excellence. Is it more than not just doing right-click > Publish in Visual Studio? Tobi leads the discussion with a lot of insights and content. Also, Jussi asks Tobi an unexpected question. This episode is sponsored by ScriptRunner.

135 - Managed Grafana in Azure

In this week's episode, we'll talk about Grafana, especially the Managed Grafana service, now available in Azure. Why do you need it? How does it differ from Power BI? We also debate the deployment, capabilities, and pricing. Also, Tobi asks Jussi an unexpected question. This episode is sponsored by ScriptRunner.

134 - Compliance with Microsoft Purview

In this week's episode, we'll take a look to understand what Microsoft Purview is and why you need it. We've mentioned the services related to Purview a few times previously, and now it's finally time to unpack this governance and compliance capability! Also, Jussi asks Tobi an unexpected question. This episode is sponsored by ScriptRunner.

133 - Performance Efficiency in the Azure Well-Architected Framework

This week's episode focuses again on the Azure Well-Architected Framework - specifically on the Performance Efficiency pillar. There is a lot of content to cover here, so this is a slightly longer episode. Also, Tobi asks Jussi an unexpected question. This episode is sponsored by ScriptRunner.

132 - Microsoft Partner program updates for Azure

In this week's episode, we look at the recent Microsoft Partner program updates. What changes? What doesn't? How can you prepare for the new changes, and what are the real challenges we've seen with this update? Also, Jussi asks Tobi an unexpected question. This episode is sponsored by ScriptRunner.

131 - Azure Updates

We take our frequent look at the recent Azure Updates. This week we find updates on Azure Container Apps, Azure Monitor, Azure Classic, etc. We also talk about the new Azure Managed Grafana service. Finally, Tobi also asks Jussi an unexpected question. This episode is sponsored by ScriptRunner.

130 - Structured Azure Functions deployments and monitoring with Andrew Connell

In this week's episode we talk about structured Azure Functions deployments and monitoring with Andrew Connell. Tune in to hear more about how Andrew approaches designing and implementing systems. We also talk about testing frameworks, monitoring with App Insights, and deploying through GitHub Actions. Also, we ask Andrew an unexpected question. This episode is sponsored by ScriptRunner.

129 - Azure Reservations with Tamás Gémesi

We're delighted to welcome back Tamás Gémesi as a guest to talk us through Azure Reservations. What are they, when do you need them, and what aspects to consider when applying Reservations? Join us for an excellent and in-depth talk on this great feature! Also, we ask Tamás an unexpected question. This episode is sponsored by ScriptRunner.

128 - Preparing for the new Cybersecurity Architect (SC-100) certification

This week's episode talks about the new Microsoft Cybersecurity Architect (SC-100) certification. What's needed, when is it available, how to prepare, and why you should do this certification? Jussi also asks Tobi an unexpected question. This episode is sponsored by ScriptRunner.

127 - Joiners, Movers and Leavers in Azure AD

This week's episode talks about the Joiners, Movers, and Leavers HR process with Azure AD. What is it? Why should you care? And what capabilities are there in Azure AD, and when to use a third-party solution? Tobi also asks Jussi an unexpected question. This episode is sponsored by ScriptRunner.

126 - The latest on WordPress on Azure

Let's talk about WordPress. A recent update on Azure allows for an easier and smoother experience when provisioning and running WordPress on top of App Service. We talk about the capabilities, what's new, expectations, performance, and pricing. Jussi also asks Tobi an unexpected question. This episode is sponsored by ScriptRunner.

125 - Azure Updates

We take our frequent look at the recent Azure Updates. This week we find updates on Azure Monitor, Kubernetes, Azure AD, SQL Server on VMs, and Azure Functions! Tobi also asks Jussi an unexpected question. This episode is sponsored by ScriptRunner.

124 - SFTP with Azure Storage

This week, we look at SFTP with Azure Storage. It's a feature currently in preview, allowing you to integrate data and files between systems - often, it's those fancy CSV files! Also, Jussi asks Tobi an unexpected question. This episode is sponsored by ScriptRunner.

123 - The latest on Azure Bastion

It's been a long time since we last talked about Azure Bastion. Some exciting features are now in preview for Azure Bastion, so we look at those. Also, Tobi asks Jussi an unexpected question. This episode is sponsored by ScriptRunner.

122 - Microsoft Defender for Cloud: Secure Score

Let's compare our scores! We talk about Secure Score, specifically the feature in Microsoft Defender for Cloud. There are other secure scores as well. How much should it be, how are the scores calculated, and what to consider with the recommendations? Also, Jussi asks Tobi an unexpected question. This episode is sponsored by ScriptRunner.

121 - Cost Optimization in the Azure Well-Architected Framework

We start our journey towards deep diving the Azure Well-architected Framework with this episode! First, we'll tackle Cost Optimization, one of the five pillars in the framework. Join us to learn insights and recommendations on this important topic. Also, Tobi asks Jussi an unexpected question. This episode is sponsored by ScriptRunner.

120 - Azure Updates

Another month, another Azure Update episode! We look at the recent Azure updates, changes, and announcements—plenty of incremental updates, some larger ones, and a few esoteric ones this time. Also, Jussi asks Tobi an unexpected question. This episode is sponsored by ScriptRunner.

119 - Using Azure IoT Central to control your coffee maker

This week, we decided to do something a little bit different. We talk about Azure IoT Central and how it can be used to control your virtual coffee maker. Fun, right? This is a lab on Microsoft Learn, and we dissect the technologies and features in this episode. Also, Tobi asks Jussi an unexpected question. This episode is sponsored by ScriptRunner.

118 - Backing up PostgreSQL databases in Azure

Let's talk about PostgreSQL! How do you pronounce it? But more importantly, once you have databases hosted on Azure Database for PostgreSQL, it's crucial to have a proper backup and restore setup in place. This feature is now in preview in Azure, so we took it for a spin and talked about the setup. Also, Jussi asks Tobi an unexpected question. This episode is sponsored by ScriptRunner.

117 - Make sure you have a break-glass admin account

You should have a break-glass admin account in your Azure tenant. In this episode, we talk about the importance of having one, how to configure it, and what things to consider regarding the security and monitoring of such an account. This episode is sponsored by ScriptRunner.

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