vNet Peering PowerShell

We have a hub and spoke design in Azure for our vNets and needed to peer the vNets together. This can be done in an ARM template and we could have deployed all three networks in one go and peered them as part of the ARM template deployment.  For various reasons that approach didn't really … Continue reading vNet Peering PowerShell

Playing with Azure Firewall

What is Azure Firewall  - A fully stateful firewall as a service. Before you can deploy Azure Firewall you need to register the provider in your subscription : https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/firewall/public-preview Register-AzureRmProviderFeature -FeatureName AllowRegionalGatewayManagerForSecureGateway -ProviderNamespace Microsoft.Network Register-AzureRmProviderFeature -FeatureName AllowAzureFirewall -ProviderNamespace Microsoft.Network It can take up to 30 minutes for the feature registration to complete The easy way … Continue reading Playing with Azure Firewall

OMS Deployment with ARM Template

An ARM template to deploy a basic OMS workspace in Azure.  It deploys a workspace and two OMS solutions: Anti-Malware assessment and Updates. Another template for OMS deployment, which is identical to the above, but links the workspace to an existing automation account.  Note it does not create the automation account, the automation account must … Continue reading OMS Deployment with ARM Template

Using Terraform for Azure deployments

Terraform - "Terraform enables you to safely and predictably create, change, and improve production infrastructure" https://www.terraform.io/ Using Terraform I was able to deploy a virtual machine, virtual networks, sql server and an sql database to Azure.  It looks like a very useful tool for not only creating infrastructure via code in Azure but then also … Continue reading Using Terraform for Azure deployments

SPN not found AAD Connect ADFS

During an install of AAD Connect I received an error saying that there wasn't an SPN set on the ADFS service account.  Upon checking the user account I could see it did have an SPN set of host/sts.example.com. Clicking retry on the ADFS install wizard got things going again and the install proceeded without any … Continue reading SPN not found AAD Connect ADFS