Audit Your Azure Resources with Resource Graph

I recently delivered a session at Microsoft Ignite The Tour in London around governance in Azure. One of the critical points in this session is that before you try and implement any controls around resources, cost or security you need to have a good understanding of what your Azure estate currently

Enforce Budgets with Azure Automation

Azure Cost Management Budgets allow you set thresholds for spending, but out of the box you cannot enforce these budgets by shutting down resources. We will look at using Azure Automation to do enforce this.

Windows Containers and Azure

Windows containers have many limitations when compared to their Linux counterparts, but if you have to use them then you need a place to host them. We'll look at what options are available in Azure for hosting Windows containers.

Customer Initiated Storage Account Failover

From the early days of Azure, it has been possible to configure storage accounts to be geo-redundant. Geo-redundant storage is replicated 3 times in the local region and then a further 3 times in the paired region, so that should the primary region go down, data can be accessed in the secondary. The