Category Azure WebApp

Why configuring Azure AD authentication with an Azure Web App fails

I spent hours today adding Azure AD authentication to an Azure MVC web application with Visual Studio. I always got the same error while adding the preconfigured AD application:

How to use http delete, put, head, connections, connect with an Azure Web App

I often use Azure Web Apps to deploy tools and programs running serverless. A few weeks ago, I deployed an MVC web site with a controller to handle file uploads...

Deploy a node.js script in seconds to an Azure Web App with git and run it server-less

Deploy a node.js script in seconds to an Azure Web App with git and run it server-less

Category Azure VM

Announcing the community version of "Project MySmartScale"

Windows Virtual Desktop is released and gateways around the world are available - even in Europe which cause in a low latency - perfect.

Deallocate an Azure VM from itself

These days I’m dealing with the automation of starting and stopping Azure virtual machines. I do this to avoid unnecessary costs for customers running Citrix or RDS workers on Azure....

Category PowerShell

CDC Germany: RDS and Windows Virtual Desktop – Desktops in the year 2019 and beyond

From 21. to 22. April 2019 the annual Cloud and Datacenter Conference took place in Hanau/Frankfurt in Germany. It’s one of my favorite community events in Germany. This year I...

Creating devices for Azure IoT Hub with SAS token automatically

A few weeks ago, I started an IoT project with a company responsible for a huge amount of different buildings around the world. We deployed several virtual and physical sensors...

OneDrive PowerShell Module - Added support for OneDrive for Business

More than two years ago, I created my PowerShell module to access OneDrive. This module can be installed with a one-liner from https://www.powershellgallery.com/packages/OneDrive

Working with the OneDrive PowerShell Module

Recently I got some questions on how to work with my PowerShell module for OneDrive. Therefore, I put together some examples.

Adding Guest Users to Azure AD from Excel with PowerShell

Sharing access across different tenants in one of the key benefits of Azure AD. My customers appreciate that they can provide Azure-based solution to their cooperated users and to guest...

Enumerating Azure AD administrative accounts with PowerShell

Users can have different administrative roles in Azure Ad. Azure Portal can show these roles and members. Sometimes it can be favorable to get roles and members in a PowerShell...

Deallocate an Azure VM from itself

These days I’m dealing with the automation of starting and stopping Azure virtual machines. I do this to avoid unnecessary costs for customers running Citrix or RDS workers on Azure....

Category Azure Monitor

PolarConf 2019 - Building own solutions whit Azure Monitor

In October I visited Finland the very first time to speak at PolarConf and I have to say: It was amazing. A great single track event over two days. It...

Workshop Azure Monitor - Lessons

To get practice in using Azure Monitor, I have prepared some examples. These examples can be recreated with a little PowerShell. I have prepared more complex program parts. These can...

Deploying a custom OMS Log Analytics Workspace via GitHub – Avoid problems with ARM templates

Azure is “my” cloud with a lot of platform services allowing users, programmers, and DevOps building powerful and scalable solutions. One of my favorite ones is Azure OMS Log Analytics...

Monitoring End-User Computing Environments with Azure OMS LogAnalytics with Deploy to Azure

Several months ago, I built a solution focused on monitoring the user experiences on remote desktop environments based on Citrix XenApp, XenDesktop and Microsoft RDS. Particularly RDS/RDP was imported because...

Category Log Analytics

PolarConf 2019 - Building own solutions whit Azure Monitor

In October I visited Finland the very first time to speak at PolarConf and I have to say: It was amazing. A great single track event over two days. It...

Workshop Azure Monitor - Lessons

To get practice in using Azure Monitor, I have prepared some examples. These examples can be recreated with a little PowerShell. I have prepared more complex program parts. These can...

Deploying a custom OMS Log Analytics Workspace via GitHub – Avoid problems with ARM templates

Azure is “my” cloud with a lot of platform services allowing users, programmers, and DevOps building powerful and scalable solutions. One of my favorite ones is Azure OMS Log Analytics...

Monitoring End-User Computing Environments with Azure OMS LogAnalytics with Deploy to Azure

Several months ago, I built a solution focused on monitoring the user experiences on remote desktop environments based on Citrix XenApp, XenDesktop and Microsoft RDS. Particularly RDS/RDP was imported because...

Category Azure AD

Why configuring Azure AD authentication with an Azure Web App fails

I spent hours today adding Azure AD authentication to an Azure MVC web application with Visual Studio. I always got the same error while adding the preconfigured AD application:

Working with the OneDrive PowerShell Module

Recently I got some questions on how to work with my PowerShell module for OneDrive. Therefore, I put together some examples.

Adding Guest Users to Azure AD from Excel with PowerShell

Sharing access across different tenants in one of the key benefits of Azure AD. My customers appreciate that they can provide Azure-based solution to their cooperated users and to guest...

Enumerating Azure AD administrative accounts with PowerShell

Users can have different administrative roles in Azure Ad. Azure Portal can show these roles and members. Sometimes it can be favorable to get roles and members in a PowerShell...

Category OneDrive

OneDrive PowerShell Module - Added support for OneDrive for Business

More than two years ago, I created my PowerShell module to access OneDrive. This module can be installed with a one-liner from https://www.powershellgallery.com/packages/OneDrive

Working with the OneDrive PowerShell Module

Recently I got some questions on how to work with my PowerShell module for OneDrive. Therefore, I put together some examples.

Category Azure IoT

Creating devices for Azure IoT Hub with SAS token automatically

A few weeks ago, I started an IoT project with a company responsible for a huge amount of different buildings around the world. We deployed several virtual and physical sensors...

Category Azure Functions

Category Azure Marketplace

Publish your solution to the Azure Marketplace

Publishing own solutions to the Azure Marketplace seems to be very easy by using the documentation on https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/marketplace/marketplace-publishers-guide. To avoid any pitfalls I wrote down some insights about my first...

Category Azure

On the road - My next speaking engagements

I’m happy to be a part of a great community. On my journey, I have the possibility to speak at some conferences, meetups and other events. And I loved it....

CDC Germany: RDS and Windows Virtual Desktop – Desktops in the year 2019 and beyond

From 21. to 22. April 2019 the annual Cloud and Datacenter Conference took place in Hanau/Frankfurt in Germany. It’s one of my favorite community events in Germany. This year I...

Category Windows Virtual Desktop

WVD Admin - A native administration Gui for Windows Virtual Desktop - Preview Version

Feel free to use it and download the 64-bit Windows application “WVD Admin Preview” from here: WVDAdmin-Preview.msi

Windows Virtual Desktop and Language Packs - Detecting Host Pool and Tenant Name issue

Language packs on Windows sometimes cause some issues or strange behaviors to some applications. One problem I can reproduce is the impact of the RDAgent from Microsoft - the agent...

Windows Virtual Desktop - Azure Starter for WVD

This month I started to build my fourth tool around Microsoft Windows Virtual Desktop. This new one, called “Azure Starter for WVD” is a self-service portal for users using WVD....

Using WVDAdmin for Windows Virtual Desktop in 2-AAD-Environment (Microsoft Demo Case)

Using Azure Starter for Windows Virtual Desktop in 2-AAD-Environment (Microsoft Demo Case)

WVD Admin - Windows Virtual Desktop Administration for CSP and Consulting Partners

Windows Virtual Desktop Administration for CSP and Consulting Partners

Automatic MSIX App Attach script for Windows Virtual Desktop

Automatic MSIX App Attach script for WVD

Announcing the community version of "Project MySmartScale"

Windows Virtual Desktop is released and gateways around the world are available - even in Europe which cause in a low latency - perfect.

CDC Germany: RDS and Windows Virtual Desktop – Desktops in the year 2019 and beyond

From 21. to 22. April 2019 the annual Cloud and Datacenter Conference took place in Hanau/Frankfurt in Germany. It’s one of my favorite community events in Germany. This year I...

Category Events

On the road - My next speaking engagements

I’m happy to be a part of a great community. On my journey, I have the possibility to speak at some conferences, meetups and other events. And I loved it....

CDC Germany: RDS and Windows Virtual Desktop – Desktops in the year 2019 and beyond

From 21. to 22. April 2019 the annual Cloud and Datacenter Conference took place in Hanau/Frankfurt in Germany. It’s one of my favorite community events in Germany. This year I...