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 … More Joining an ARM Linux VM to AAD Domain Services

Using Network Security Groups (NSG) to secure network access to an environment

Quite a few demos (including mines) ommit security for the sake of simplicity.  One area where you can secure your applications in Azure is in terms of Networking. Network Security Groups act as a firewall in the cloud. In this post, I’ll show you how to create a virtual network with 3 subnets:  front-end, middle … More Using Network Security Groups (NSG) to secure network access to an environment