A new year’s initiative to bookmark and maintain interesting scripts and Gists. Today, I have added an excellent Github Gist by Scott Scovell, to migrate an Azure VM to another subscription or data centre. The script automates and simply the overall process.
Script automates as following,
Recently, I looked at the Azure DevTest Labs Public Preview, features are impressive and can see through the how fast it could change Ops and automation. With DevTest Labs, development teams and test teams can create a self-provisioning mechanism to deploy test environments (Windows or Linux) into Azure Cloud.
A frequent question for many client meetings, workshops and training. It is a valid question, and one of the reasons for the confusion is official documentation and community content. So, I tried to put some together.
There are few ways to create a Virtual Directory in the Azure Web Role instance and assign the physical path. I recommend through configuring basic service definition configuration.
An Azure deployment may rewrite your
machineKey and there is an excellent reason for that.
machineKey plays critical role enforcing authorization and authentication particularly Form Authentication. Additionally,
the MVC framework make use of machineKey for Anti-Forgery Tokens
Still, there are some genuine reasons for having granular control over
machineKey. The blog post the following code would help to reset or rewrite
When it comes to programming handyman’s toolkit, there is nothing better than Gist. I thought it might be a good idea to arrange and share to the wider community. I am hoping to find some time and repost them as a blog post.
An excellent Gist that I came across for simplified TeamCity CI Deployment to Microsoft Azure.
Follow the simple steps to gain granular control over Web Role process.