Videos

Azure Automation 101 with PowerShell and Eamon O’Reilly

3 years ago
Scott digs into PowerShell and the Azure Automation service with Eamon O’Reilly. You might be using PowerShell or local scripts today but are running them locally from your office. Why not move those into the reliable Azure Automation Service? We cover: Basics of Azure Automation Runbooks Starting and Stopping VMs Scheduling Runbooks

Building myEcho – A real startup running on Azure

3 years ago
In this solo Azure Friday, Scott shares his new side-project, a startup he’s working on with his buddy Greg Shackles. The app and services were written entirely in C# and run on Azure. Not only that, but the services are globally load balanced by Traffic Manager. Scott shares this unique view into how your small startup can have make […]

Encryption in SQL Server Virtual Machines in Azure for better security

3 years ago
Jack Richins teaches Scott how to easily encrypt his SQL Server databases on Virtual Machine Azure instances. It’s easier than you’d think! Areas covered in this video:  – Understanding encryption and SQL Server  – Understanding the Data Protection API, master keys, and certificates  – Using SQL commands to create the master key and certificates, and […]

Best Practices for Securing Azure SQL Database

3 years ago
Scott learns how to secure Azure SQL Database with Jack Richins. We cover getting started and best practices for a more secure database. Areas covered in this video:  Azure security and compliance  Understanding Azure role (hardware, network, OS, and SQL Server)  Understanding Network SSL/TLS, IP Restrictions, and Least Privilege Useful topics and links:  Microsoft Azure […]

Security Logging and Audit Log Collection within Azure

3 years ago
Scott and Becky Ochs dig into what settings you need to enforce to make sure your Azure instances are collecting the correct Security and Audit logs. We’ll learn about logging for Cloud Services, VMs and configuration for both. Areas covered in this video:  Azure Diagnostics Agent  Auditing in Azure  Windows Event Forwarding (WEF) Useful topics […]

Azure Redis Cache 103 – Failover and Monitoring

3 years ago
Scott talks with Saurabh Pant about the new Azure Managed Redis Cache. In this more advanced session we learn about failover and monitoring. How to Use Azure Redis Cache Azure Redis Cache

Q&A with Jason Zander

2 years ago
Microsoft Azure Infrastructure CVP Jason Zander answers #AzureCon questions.

Q&A with T.K. Rengarajan

2 years ago
T.K. "Ranga" Rengarajan, Corporate Vice President, Data Platform answers #AzureCon questions.

Q&A with Bill Staples

2 years ago
Corporate Vice President of Microsoft Azure Application Platform, Bill Staples answers your #AzureCon questions.

Q&A with Lara Rubbelke

2 years ago
Lara Rubbelke, Principle Software Development Engineer Lead at Microsoft answers questions from #AzureCon.

Infrastructure for the intelligent cloud

2 years ago
Microsoft Azure is built on a hyper-scale, hybrid and trustworthy infrastructure platform that helps organizations add scale to their applications, be agile and enjoy cost savings. Learn how businesses are transforming themselves by evolving their IT strategy to take advantage of Azure’s infrastructure platform.

Transforming Data into intelligent action

2 years ago
Data is everywhere. It is generated by applications, by sensors, and by devices at a rapidly increasing rate. Capturing all of this data and transforming it into intelligent action can differentiate and change an organization. Learn how companies are taking advantage of data through the latest innovations in Microsoft’s Data Platform in areas such as […]