Month: November 2019

Azure – You can now define your own security policies in Azure Security Center

As you may already know, Azure comes with security center a feature providing unified and centralized security management for Azure called Azure Security Center (ASC). Until now, Azure Security Center was providing only built-in security policies (either from Microsoft or to comply with regulatory standards). Well, good news, you can now define your very own …

Azure – You can now define your own security policies in Azure Security Center Read More »

Azure – You can now deploy Azure Monitor Application Insights Agent on Azure Virtual machine and Azure Virtual Machine Scale Sets

You may already know Azure Monitor Application Insights, which is an application performance management service for web developers, helping you gain insights about your application performance and reliability. Well, good news, you can now deploy Azure Monitor Application Insights as an agent (aka extension) on Azure Virtual Machines or Azure Virtual Machines Scale Sets when …

Azure – You can now deploy Azure Monitor Application Insights Agent on Azure Virtual machine and Azure Virtual Machine Scale Sets Read More »

Azure – You can now use Azure Monitor to help troubleshooting network issues

As you may have already experienced, troubleshooting network connectivity issues (either with Azure VNets or in hybrid configuration with VPN/Express Route back to on-premises) can be quite challenging. While Microsoft has been providing network troubleshooting capabilities (with Network Watcher), it is still a time consuming and difficult. Well, good news, you can now use Azure …

Azure – You can now use Azure Monitor to help troubleshooting network issues Read More »

Teams – You can now define policy package

As you already know you can define Teams policies (aka Messaging, Meeting, Application, Calling or Live Events policies) to define various settings for Teams client. This means for each Teams functionality you had/have to create a policy and then apply it to the users; which then could results in configuration/policy inconsistency as every policy is …

Teams – You can now define policy package Read More »

Teams – You can now use Teams Advisor to help you rollout Teams (preview)

While Teams usage is growing, it can be difficult to properly start rolling out Microsoft Teams. Microsoft has deployed a new capability in Teams, called Teams Advisor, to help you rolling out and increase Teams usage. The Teams Advisor assess your Office 365 tenant to determine the most common configuration you may have to implement …

Teams – You can now use Teams Advisor to help you rollout Teams (preview) Read More »

Azure – Azure Advisor is providing operational excellence advices

By now, you should know Azure Advisor, the Azure feature giving you personalized advices based on your Azure implementation to help you following best practices for security and cost management. Well, now Azure Advisor is also able to give you specific advices to help you achieve Operational Excellence, helping you improving your process and workflows …

Azure – Azure Advisor is providing operational excellence advices Read More »

Power BI – The new EXE installer command lines

As announced few weeks back (see https://t.co/Xe4cA1yQaw), the Power BI Desktop MSI package has been removed and replaced by an single EXE file available at https://aka.ms/PBISingleInstaller. If you are managing application deployment (by using SCCM [or any other software deployment solution] or Intune), this move is quite annoying. Well, I got you covered – well …

Power BI – The new EXE installer command lines Read More »

Azure – The Azure mobile application got refreshed

As you may already know, the Azure mobile app (for Android https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.microsoft.azure and iOS https://apps.apple.com/app/microsoft-azure/id1219013620) helps you to keep an eye on your Azure resources while you are on the go. Well, after the Azure portal getting a refresh, this is now the mobile app to get a refreshed and clearer interface. Next time you …

Azure – The Azure mobile application got refreshed Read More »