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How to view the size of all my Azure Storage Accounts and Blobs

Do you really know how much Azure Storage you are using? As more and more organisations dive into Azure, storage consumption continues to grow and so does the cost to businesses. Azure offers almost a ...

How to create an Azure storage lifecycle management policy

How to create an Azure storage lifecycle management policy Whether you are using our Cloud Storage Management software to gain insights into your Azure storage environment, or are just trying to work out how to ...

Is Disaster Recovery Really Worth The Trouble (Part 1)

Is Disaster Recovery Really Worth The Trouble (Part 1 of a 4 part series) Guest Post by Tommy Tang – Cloud Evangelist  Often when you talk to your IT colleagues or business owners about protecting ...

Are you ready for Multi-Cloud

Are you ready for Multi-Cloud? Guest Post by Tommy Tang – Cloud Evangelist  Lately I have heard colleagues earnestly discussing (or perhaps debating) the prospect of adopting Multi-Cloud strategy; and how it could effectively mitigate ...

Microsoft Azure IaaS (Infrastructure as a Service) Overview

Microsoft Azure Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) Platform What is Infrastructure Service (IaaS)? Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) is an IT infrastructure provided and managed on the Internet. IaaS is a form of cloud computing ...

Azure VM Scheduler tasks not running

Azure VM Scheduler tasks not running If you are having any issues with the Azure VM Scheduling tool not running a scheduled task, it could be one of the following issues First thing to check ...

70-534 – Maintaining the Azure Cloud

70-534 – Maintaining the Azure Cloud As explained in the previous post around the Azure Datacentres, Microsoft’s Azure offerings have to be reliable, have high performance and be incredibly resilient. Therefore maintaining the Azure Datacentres can be quite a ...

70-534 – Azure Datacentres

70-534 – Azure Datacentres The second post of many more to come to help you understand and pass the Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions exam and gain that sort after certification. Well first things first, lets ...

70-534 – Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions Certification Skills Measured

70-534 – Skills to study Well if you love Microsoft products as much as we do, and you wish to learn about them further and be recognised as one of the select few that are ...

Azure Tools

Azure tools Cloud Computing Cloud computing is a game changer and Microsoft’s Azure is the leading provider of cloud infrastructure and services. Whether you require Platform as a Service (PAAS), Software as a Service (SAAS), ...