Scrum is an Agile project management framework used for product development, especially software development which encourages all members of a team to get involved. It can be applied to any project with complex requirements and allows large tasks to get done by breaking them up into smaller parts known as sprints. Scrum also allows product […]
I work with Microsoft Azure all day every day, I’m used to using the many different URLs which are available to us as users of the platform. When I speak to customers one of the biggest bit of feedback I get is which portal to use when and what do they do? I thought a […]
Today I was helping a customer look at a perceived discrepancy between the billing shown in the preview feature Cost Management and Billing in the Azure Portal and the detailed usage download from the Enterprise Agreement portal. I wanted to share my findings.
I have recently been working with a customer who were trying to set up a Site-to-Site VPN connection to Azure using their on-premises Palo Alto firewall device. Their firewall was a supported model running the required PAN-OS version (v7.0.5+). They configured the device as per the documentation linked to from the Azure Support website – […]
This product slots into the EMS suite and covers off the new types of threat that identity-based threats present to a company’s IT security. What problem is being solved? There is such a wide range of security solutions these days and constant coverage in the media regarding high profile breaches for both public and […]
I have recently been working on a large cloud transformation project where we were required to move multiple CIFS file shares from existing servers to new machines utilising Microsoft StorSimple devices for storage. Due to the constant requirement of this data we had migrate it with minimum downtime. This was achieved by building new file […]
If, like me, you use an MSDN account with a fixed amount of monthly Azure credit, you will know how easy it is to burn through it if you leave VMs on 24×7. To cut down on my monthly spend I have been looking at ways to make more efficient use of the resources I […]