Planetzine is an open source sample application, that show how to build a news web app that uses a globally distributed Azure Cosmos DB SQL API setup. It demonstrates reading from the nearest database location ("local reads"), full-text search and measuring the number of Request Units consumed.
Here is how to check when you have to change your password in a Windows AD (Active Directory) domain. Expiring passwords is one of the most common reasons for having to contact an IT Helpdesk. Avoid getting locked out by following these instructions.
Azure Purview is Microsoft’s unified data governance service that helps you discover and get insight into your available data. It replaces Azure Data Catalog and is now based on Apache Atlas, one of the leading open-source data governance and metadata frameworks.
Elastic pools provide a simple and cost effective solution for running multiple Azure SQL Databases with a fixed budget. The price of an elastic database pool is based only on the total resources allocated for the databases, and is independent of the number of databases it contains.
Azure Synapse is a super-scalable analytics service for enterprise data warehousing and Big Data analytics. It gives you two options: Dedicated resources or Serverless on-demand resources. This article will describe the Dedicated option.
Azure SQL Databases comes with built-in backup and restore capabilities, but how do you copy an Azure SQL Database between subscriptions? It is actually fast and easy to do. I will describe how to do it in this article.
Running your Azure Web Apps (App Services) from zip packages is an alternative to the standard deployment model. I will here describe how to setup the package deployment model ("Run From Package") and what the advantages/disadvantages are.
One of the most irritating things about the Windows Command Prompt has been that you couldn't use Ctrl+C and Ctrl+V for copying or pasting text. You've had to use the mouse. Luckily there is now a simple solution.
Can you host a blog in an Azure Data Lake? Yes, absolutely! In fact, this website is an example of that. In this article, I will describe how you can host your website in Azure Data Lake and handle dynamic things such as a contact page.
Azure Blob Storage can be used for publishing files to the web. Actually, this website is using Azure Blog Storage for publishing images and other resources. They each get an URL for direct access from any web browser. However, it is good practice and good for performance to setup caching on images and web resources. Here I will describe how.