I took the beta version of Exam AZ-102, Microsoft Azure Administrator Certification Transition. Here’s my thoughts and advice for those thinking of taking it, too.
Azure Administrator is a new certification, aimed at validating the skills set most commonly needed for day-to-day Azure resource management.
Job boards are useless, as are the majority of recruiters. Your best bet for job lead generation is a strong LinkedIn profile and a stronger social network.
The sales process — grooming an opportunity from its initial lead to follow-on work — is the same way you find, apply for and earn a job.
When multiple Azure policies apply to a given action, all applicable rules are processed. And if two policies are in conflict, the most restrictive policy applies.
The pundits are right: Susan Mauldin’s music degrees didn’t make her a bad chief security officer. Her failure to do even the obvious basics did.
This video explains how to install and configure FTP service for a pair of Azure VMs running in an availability set.
How the microservices software pattern has made containers so popular, and will enable the coming serverless pattern revolution.
Calculating the CIDR IP address range and starting address comes down to understanding octets, and converting IP addresses from decimal, to binary, and back again.
Creating an Azure virtual machine availability set, properly configured for FTP service, is best done with an ARM template.