Learn how Azure Container Instances can be used to run scripts as part of your ARM template deployments.
A cheaper alternative for processing your SmartThings data in Azure for storage in Cosmos DB and reporting in Power BI.
A recent update to the ARM schema means you can now create Blob containers in your template. We're still waiting for tables, queues and shares, but this is a start. Unfortunately, the ARM reference docs don't seem to have been updated to show how to do this, so I'll show you how.
This topic is something I see over and over again with people who are getting started with Azure. Azure Active Directory is not a cloud version of Active Directory, and in fact, it bears minimal resemblance to its on-premises namesake at all.
When you request a public IP in Azure you will receive one from the general pool of available addresses and it is very unlikely you will receive multiple IPs in the same range. A new preview feature announced at Ignite changes this, called Public IP Address Prefixes.
Azure Resource Graph is a new tool announced at this years Ignite conference. Resource graph lets you query all your Azure resources, cross subscription at high speed to provided valuable insights into your Azure estate.