Vincent-Philippe Lauzon’s

Azure, Apps & Data

  • Joining an ARM Linux VM to AAD Domain Services

    Active Directory is one of the most popular domain controller / LDAP server around.

    In Azure we have Azure Active Directory (AAD).  Despite the name, AAD isn’t just a multi-tenant AD.  It is built for the cloud.

    Sometimes though, it is useful to have a traditional domain controller...  in the cloud.  Typically this is with legacy workloads built to work...

  • Troubleshooting NSGs using Diagnostic Logs

    I’ve wrote about how to use Network Security Group (NSG) before.

    Chances are, once you get a complicated enough set of rules in a NSG, you’ll find yourself with NSGs that do not do what you think they should do.

    Troubleshooting NSGs isn’t trivial.

    I’ll try to give some guidance here but...

  • Azure SQL Elastic Pool – Database Size

    PlanetsI mentioned in a past article, regarding database sizes within an elastic pool:

    “No policies limit an individual database to take more storage although a database maximum size can be set on a per-database basis.”

    I’m going to focus on that in this article.

    An Azure SQL Database resource has...