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 needed to do something to entertain myself. So I did what every other Azure Cloud … Continue reading Deploying an Azure VM using Cloud Shell on my iPhone
Azure Stack Update 1804 was released last week in the middle of MMS. So I was itching to update our first multi-node stamp. So while some of my peers were doing their sessions I was prepping to update to Azure Stack 1804 update build number 20180513.1. https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/azure-stack/azure-stack-update-1804 However, I ran into some small issues with a … Continue reading Updating Azure Stack to 1804 – Features, Fixes, and Updates – Part I
So just a few days from now on Mothers Day I am flying to the great state of Minnesota (u betcha!) for one of the best IT technical conferences available. (In my opinion that is.) It is already time for MMS 2018 (Midwest Management Summit) which is not MMS (Microsoft Management Summit). The Minnesota Systems … Continue reading MMS 2018!!! It is on like Donkey Kong!
This last week I had been asked about being able to see the health of the storage on the Azure Stack multi-nodes systems that we will manage. I have built a good number of Storage Spaces Direct clusters and know how important it is to see the health of the virtual disks, the storage subsystem, … Continue reading Azure Stack and Monitoring Virtual Disk Health and Storage Jobs Using the Privileged Endpoint.
Microsoft just released their updated Roadmap for Azure Stack this week. For some of us like myself, there are some very exciting updates coming soon to Azure Stack. Coming from an infrastructure background I am really looking forward to a few of the improvements coming this year. Azure Stack - Infrastructure I think for myself, one of … Continue reading Azure Stack – Roadmap for 2018