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070 - Expectations on Microsoft Ignite 2021

Microsoft Ignite is just around the corner! Join us for this episode where we talk about the basics of Ignite, what we expect to hear in terms of announcements and insights on Microsoft 365, Power Platform, Azure, and hybrid. We also introduce a new closing section to the show!

069 - Printing is still a thing - a look at Universal Print

Let's talk about printing! On real paper! Universal Print is a solution from Microsoft - currently in public preview - that allows companies to manage printer queues and jobs from Azure. We'll take a look at how to set it up and how it works.

068 - Azure updates

We digest another batch of Azure Updates, including Security Center updates, Storage Account security improvements, and more.

067 - End-to-end testing with Playwright on Azure

Turns out that Visual Studio 2019 is deprecated the load and availability testing tools. We take a look at alternative tools, mainly Playwright (a fork from Puppeteer) and how one can get this up and running and deployed to Azure.

066 - Azure Updates

In this update episode, we focus on the latest updates on Azure during January 2021.

065 - Design for transient faults in Azure

We touch on the topic of designing resilient and reliable applications in the cloud. Specifically, what transient faults are, and why we need to tackle them in our design.

064 - Getting started with machine learning using Lobe

Lobe is a free tool from Microsoft, allowing you to easily create machine learning models based on images. No coding required! We take a look at the tool and think about the use cases and opportunities it provides.

063 - Azure updates

To kick off 2021, we have a look at the most recent Azure updates!

062 - Finding your way with Azure Maps

Another episode where we take a look at something we've not used previously - Azure Maps and Azure Maps Creator. We talk about the use cases, set up, and pricing for the service, and also reflect back to how they remind us of Azure FarmBeats as an industry solution.

061 - Azure updates

In this episode, we take a look at recent updates for Azure, especially from December 2020.

060 - FinOps with Azure with Tamás Gémesi

In this episode, we take a look at FinOps (Finance Operations) with our guest, Tamás Gémesi. As we're not familiar with FinOps before this episode, we take a look at what it is, what it consists of, and what should one focus on when building out a FinOps practice.

059 - Azure in Space?

Azure.. in space? We talk about the recent announcement regarding Azure Space. What is it, and when can you get it? Turns out, it isn't just one specific product you provision via the Azure Portal, but a larger idea of how Azure can be integrated with other systems.

058 - Azure Updates

Another episode about recent changes and updates in Azure to keep an eye out for.

057 - Azure Policy and Azure Key Vault integration

In this episode we talk about the new Azure Policy integration for Azure Key Vault. Stay on top of the Azure Governance game by rolling out proper policies across your organization, which now also cater for objects inside your Key Vault. Secrets, Certificates, and Keys.

056 - News in Azure, November 2020

A look at the latest and greatest Azure announcements for November 2020. In this episode, we take a look at about 10 new announcements we feel are most useful to understand. Both small and large things!

055 - A few thoughts on event-based automation with Azure

In this episode we talk about event-based automation with Azure. Topics like patterns, and what underlying architecture are common to use.

054 - Linux on Windows with WSL 2

Running Linux on Windows has been possible for years with virtual machines. Now with Windows Subsystem for Linux, and especially it's newer version 2 it's possible to run a streamlined Linux distro side-by-side with Windows 10. Join us for this episode to understand how this works, and also how it can benefit your development workflow if you utilize Docker containers.

053 - Backups using the new Azure Backup Center

In this episode we talk about the new Azure Backup Center, which is currently in preview. It's a unified view to all of your backup needs. We also talk about the different backup services and methods Azure currently supports, and what are key things to consider in terms of monitoring, governance and testing of your backups.

052 - Recommendations if we started working with Azure today!

One year anniversary for the Ctrl+Alt+Azure podcast! This is episode 52, where we briefly reflect on the past 52 weeks first and then talk about our recommendations for anyone who is getting started with Azure. Join us for insights and advice!

051 - Digesting announcements from Microsoft Ignite 2020

We take a look at interesting Microsoft Ignite 2020 announcements for Azure. We've previously discussed security-related announcements and this time we focus more on everything else around Azure.

050 - First look at Azure Communication Services

Azure Communication Services was announced during Ignite 2020. We take a first look at what you can do with this, how to provision it, and how to build solutions that leverage this new and scalable communication service. Also, we take a look back at Unified Communications Services APIs!

049 - Security News from Microsoft Ignite September 2020

In this episode, we'll talk about our top picks for security announcements from Microsoft Ignite 2020. With so many announcements, news, updates, and changes it will be interesting to see how key aspects of crucial security services are evolving. Join us for a fun chat on security!

048 - Azure News in September, Part 1

In this episode we're talking about recent announcements and updates in Azure. Smaller but interesting updates in this episode. Tune in!

047 - Managing the crops with Azure FarmBeats

We take a look at Azure FarmBeats, which was initially made available in late 2019. It's a solution to managing your crops, and what Microsoft calls democratizing agriculture intelligence. It's definitely an interesting industry solution that runs natively on Azure!

046 - Azure Static Web Apps with Elio Struyf

In this episode, we have Elio Struyf, a Microsoft MVP and Engineering Lead for Valo Intranet as a guest. We'll talk about Azure Static Web Apps, and how to build an e-commerce website based on it. Join us to learn how Azure Static Web Apps provide a stellar option for building sites!

045 - Azure News in August 2020 - Part 2

In this episode, we're talking about recent announcements and updates in Azure. Generally interesting and important updates to stay on top of.

044 - Common approaches to building an API in Azure

Tobias and Jussi talks about common approaches to build custom APIs in Azure. Choosing a framework and runtime. Deploying. Securing the APIs. How do you monitor them? What about publishing them for public consumption? Join us for a casual chat about these topics.

043 - Azure News in August 2020 - Part 1

In this episode, we're talking about recent announcements and updates in Azure. There is a lot of news and improvements in the security space, so we focus on that topic today. Tune in!

042 - Migrate away with Azure Migrate

In this episode, we take Azure Migrate for a lap around On-Premises. It's a tool, but also a collection of guides and wizards to help you migrate your local On-Premises assets to Azure - rather easily. We talk about the process, the requirements, the supported source data, and how it all turned out during a test run.

041 - Optimize your workloads with the Azure Well-Architected Framework

The Azure Well-Architected Framework is relatively new, published in the Summer of 2020 and it acts as a collection of best practices to architect your services and solutions in Azure. In this episode, we take a look at what the framework includes, and how it relates to other similar frameworks, such as the Cloud Adoption Framework.

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