Azure Posts

Reserved Common Fields in Log Analytics

I’ve recently been playing with some solution development and I’ve noticed something interesting. When we are using the OMS Data Collector API we send data by creating json file. That json file is in simple format like this:

In this pseudo code property is the name of our fields. So when the data is […]

Moving Update Worker Server between OMS Workspaces

Recently I’ve been fairly occupied in writing the second edition of Inside Microsoft Operations Management Suite book but now that I’ve finished my chapters I can go back to writing some blog posts. Update Workers are like Hybrid Workers but they are automatically registered by the Update Management solution. This creates a problem because there […]

How To Disable Azure AD Connect

As of today, there is no way to disable Azure AD Connect via the Azure Resource Manager (ARM) portal, but this can be done with some PowerShell. If you take a look at the ARM portal, there is no option to currently disable the directory synchronization. First, you will need to install the Azure Active […]

New Azure Preview Portal

Hey Guys, This is really exciting, the new preview portal was just launched by Microsoft for Azure. This portal contains much needed performance improvements while browsing through the blades. You can test this portal with your existing subscription. The link is below. https://preview.portal.azure.com/ Enjoy!!

Azure SQL Best Practices

To followup the last post about SQL server migration to Azure SQL, this post is about the best practices used for the SQL databases on Azure SQL. More on this can be found here.