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Managed Disks in Azure Stack. Coming Tomorrow?

Well, it is Wednesday evening, August 29th and I was working on various tasks that needed to be done.  One of them was adding the Azure Stack Road Map to our Azure Stack Teams Channel that I have been needing

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Posted in Azure Stack

Azure Stack: Adding the BGInfo extension to Azure Stack VM’s using Azure Stack PowerShell

A quick and simple blog about adding the BGInfo extension to an Azure Stack VM using PowerShell.  I decided to write this blog because I started getting confused which VM I was working in tonight. I am pretty sure I

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Posted in Azure, Azure Stack, PowerShell

Azure Stack: Using Azure Active Directory Domain Services for Azure Stack VM’s Authentication and Identity.

Unofficially this would be my next blog in my series about Deploying A Highly Available App Service Solution Series.  However, I also wanted to blog about my experience with using Azure’s AD Domain Services to satisfy our identity needs with

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Posted in Active Directory Domain Services, App Services, Azure, Azure Stack, Uncategorized

Azure Stack: Highly Available App Service Solution – Part II – Did I just start eating an elephant?

When I first started this blog series I had thought I could knock this off in a week or so. As I sit here on Saturday night a few weeks after posting my first blog in this series I realized

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Posted in App Services, Azure Stack

Deploying an Azure VM using Cloud Shell on my iPhone

So sitting near my corporate office at a very delicious Indian restaurant while waiting for my laptop to get re-imaged I got bored. I didn’t have enough time to go watch Denzel Washington’s new action film The Equalizer 2 and

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Posted in Azure

Azure Stack: Deploying A Highly Available App Service Solution Series

So for my next few blogs, I am going to document how we deployed Azure Stack’s App Service in a Highly Available deployment in our multi-node Stack.  This multi-part blog will consist of deploying all the pre-requisites for App Services

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Posted in App Services, Azure Stack

Backing Up Azure Stack Infrastructure

So I pretty much wasted my Friday driving 2 hours to Dallas and watching a movie for over 2 hours then driving back for 2 hours.  6 hours that I can’t get back watching a movie that wasn’t really worth

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Posted in Azure Stack, Backup

Azure Stack: Patch and Update a Dell EMC VxRack.

The last blog I did on updating Azure Stack was focused around the Microsoft PNU processes.  This blog I will walk through how to update the Dell EMC Hardware LifeCycle Host (HLH) Server along with the OME and OMNM VM that runs

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Posted in Azure Stack

Azure Stack – A JSON Viewer For The Downloaded Update Logs!

In one of my previous blogs Updating Azure Stack to 1804 – Logs, Logs, and More Logs – Part III I had mentioned in passing about the format of the JSON file log.  When you click Download full logs in the Update

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Posted in Azure Stack

Azure Stack and Operations Manager – Goes Together Like Peanut Butter and Chocolate.

I really wanted to title this blog “Lessons Learned:  A rookie mistake?”  However, I am actually eating Reese’s peanut butter cups right now.  Just don’t tell the wife or the doctor because I am supposed to be eating better. Anyway,

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Posted in Azure Stack, Management Packs, Operations Manager 2016
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