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Reliable and scalable infrastructure: Layers

This is a series of posts: Introduction Principles Layers (this post) Traffic Secrets When designing your service’s infrastructure, you need to remember that your deployment (or scale, more below) unit can go down at any point of time for any … Continue reading

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Reliable and scalable infrastructure: Principles

This is a series of posts: Introduction Principles (this post) Layers Traffic Secrets First and foremost, you have to threat your service’s infrastructure as you threat your service’s code. In other words as infrastructure-as-code. This may include the techniques that … Continue reading

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How to enable tracing in ASP.NET Web API using Application Insights

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Troubleshooting site-to-site connection in Azure: error 797, 663.

When I created a site-to-site connection in Azure Networks (classic) and tried to connect to the gateway from my on-premise VPN server running on virtual Windows Server 2012 R2 for the first time I found the following error in Application … Continue reading

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How to start using recently uploaded Azure disk

After you uploaded a vhd and before you can start really using it you must mark it as a data disk or as an OS disk using the following command: Add-AzureDisk -DiskName ‘myvhd.vhd’ -MediaLocation http://example.blob.core.windows.net/container/myvhd.vhd -OS Windows

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How to select Azure subscription if you have more than one using PowerShell

If you have more than one Azure subscription in your account and try to upload a vhd using the instruction: Get-AzurePublishSettingsFile Import-AzurePublishSettingsFile d:credentials.publishsettings Add-AzureVhd -LocalFilePath d:my.vhd -Destination http://example.com/blob/container You may get an error saying that selected account doesn’t have given … Continue reading

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