Scripting AzCopy for automated upload

Today we will discuss how we can use powershell & script the azcopy to upload the files to azure. This can be used for office 365 pst imports or other work that you do. Here is the Code Snippet from one of my office 365 scripts to upload archives & also do error checking. #################Azure…

AZURE Reserve Public IP Address – Classic/ARM

Today we will talk about reserving the Public IP Addresses for Azure. This is different for Classic & ARM model. There is a need for most organizations to reserve some IP addresses as they don’t want to loose these in case if site/vm is down/de-allocated. Important thing to note here is that you can reserve…

Multiple NIC Azure VM

I was playing with Azure IAAS & than came the requirement to have multiple NICs on a machine and to my surprise There is no way to have multiple NICs after the machine has already been setup with a single NIC. Multiple NICs are not supported by all VM sizes. (refer below link to know…

Playing with Files – Azure Storage

In this blog post I will demonstrate the idea of if you want to upload some files images to Azure Storage so that you can use it, There are multiple methods that can be used but simplest ones are using Microsoft Azure Storage explorer and Azure storage copy command. Download the Microsoft Azure storage explorer…

Setting STATIC IP – Azure VM

When you create AZURE  VM  it sets the dynamic IP for the Virtual Machines & if you shutdown the machine the IP is reclaimed & can be assigned to other machine. This is true for public IP as well as private IP. So how do we make sure that IP remains static even if we shutdown…

Azure PowerShell and Azure Command Line

In this blog post I want to talk about getting started with Azure Powershell and command line. Good news is that you can use Azure command lines from other platforms as well like MAC, Linux. To get started with Azure automation for Infrastructure Engineers, here are the steps: Easy way to remember, just google Azure SDK…