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Setting Up A Microsoft Azure Files File Share

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In a previous post, we taught you how to set up an AWS S3 bucket for storing files. As it’s not the only enterprise-class cloud-based storage solution out there, we thought it would be a good idea to do similar posts for other similar solutions like Azure Files and Google Storage. We bet there are […]

How to Use Azure VM Scale Sets

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In this article we’re going to talk about Microsoft Azure again, and specifically, about what Azure VM Scale Sets are. Azure VM Scale Sets is an Azure service that allows us to scale up and scale out. What does scale up and scale out mean? What is the difference between the two? I am glad […]

Overview of Azure Virtual Machine Availability Sets

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In this article, we will go over virtual machine availability options in Microsoft Azure. So how do we ensure that our virtual machines are always running in Microsoft Azure and how do we align ourselves with the 99.95% uptime SLA from Microsoft Azure? We use Availability Sets with two or more machines that host the […]

Understanding App Service Plans in Azure

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Hello and welcome to another article on Azure App Services. Previously, we wrote an introduction to Azure App Service and we followed up with an article on how to deploy a web app using Azure App Services.  Today we will talk about App Service Plans. An App Service Plan consists of the underlying virtual machines […]

Deploying a Web App in Azure App Services

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Welcome to another article on Microsoft Azure App Services. I hope you enjoyed my previous article, which was an introductory one that helped us create an Azure App Service. In this article, we will deploy a Web App in our Web App Service environment and show you the different ways you can go about doing […]

Microsoft Azure App Service Introduction

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Hello and welcome to an introductory article on Microsoft Azure App Services. Azure App Services is a common Azure Service offering that is based on the PaaS model, or Platform-as-a-Service. What is PaaS? I’m glad you asked! First, let’s go into some history. Initially, Azure was offering their Infrastructure-as-a-Service platform where you could build VMs […]