October 05, 2020

Azure Sentinel analytics queries (custom detection rules) to create incidents - Part 1

If you are new to the Azure Sentinel or have configured all the Data connectors but not sure what to do next while learning it then this post might give you direction to move forward. Why not start with something simple that we work on in day to day as a cloud engineer like Sentinel should generate an alert when we create VM or when we change rules in NSG or change storage account access policy to understand how Sentinel works on such events. Once, we will be comfortable with all this then we move to more security things.

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        June 25, 2020

How to join Azure File Share to Active Directory Domain Controller

Azure Files authentication against Server Message Block (SMB) for Active Directory Domain Service (AD DS) was due for a long time and now it's available. This post will quickly show how to enable it. First of all, you need to Join the Azure File Share to the domain. You can see below the Azure Files has not joined to the domain.

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        June 04, 2020

Azure WVD - Complexity removed by spring 2020 release

Azure WVD spring 2020 release announces many new capabilities and one of them is Azure Resource Manager (ARM) service support. Earlier, WVD was not native to ARM due to that there were lots of complexity to deploy it. If you have already deployed earlier WVD version then you have found that you have to give consent to AAD, use PowerShell to create WVD Tenant, use Web App for application management, and many more. Now it's all gone. You can simply go to the Azure portal to create a WVD environment using a new UI that is native to Azure.

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        May 03, 2020

How to write YAML file for Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS)

It’s difficult to escape YAML if you’re using any form of Kubernetes — Minikube, AKS, EKS, and GKE. YAML stands for Yet Another Markup Language, or YAML Ain’t Markup Language (depending who you ask) is a human-readable text-based format for specifying configuration-type information such as definitions for creating Pod, Deployment, and Services.

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        April 25, 2020

Create Docker Image using VS Code and Push to Azure Container Registry or Docker Hub

Create Docker Image using VS Code and push to Azure Container Registry and Docker Hub. This post is for those who are new to the docker container and looking for a starting point. The next post will demonstrate how to run this image/application on Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS).

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        April 10, 2020

Build Docker Image of .NET Core Application using Visual Studio 2019

Deploying Kubernetes with sample image from Docker Hub or any other registry is straight forward and easy but when we need to build the image of your own application for Kubernetes then we start looking here and there if you are from the non-development background and new to the container world like me :).

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        February 20, 2020

Multiple-site configuration using Azure Front door

How to configure multiple site hosting using Azure front door

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        February 20, 2020

Azure Web App and regional vNET integration

Azure NAT Gateway (Preview), gives more control over the outbound traffic from the virtual network. It will allow you to have static outbound public IP. There could be much use of this service but here I have an interest in controlling Azure Web App outbound traffic.

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        February 18, 2020

Azure Security Default

Azure Security Default for AAD tenant

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Hello, I'm Sakaldeep Yadav, an IT professional with 8+ years of experience in Microsoft Private Cloud(System Center) and Public Cloud(Azure), Virtualization, Windows server and Network. I have completed master in computer science from Hamdard University.