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Creating an Azure Blob Storage Account.

Azure Blob storage accounts can be used to store just about anything, Files, Photos, Virtual...

Author: markm14 Date: 06/30/2015

Easily Backup SQL Databases to Azure

Microsoft has released a tool that will easily backup SQL Databases to Azure by simply installing a...

Author: markm14 Date: 06/30/2015

Getting Started with Azure Automation Services

Azure Automation Services allows you to automate tasks you would do in Azure. You could write Power...

Author: markm14 Date: 06/30/2015

MAP 9.2 Hangs while configuring Host - Work Around

MAP 9.2 will hang when trying to configure Host information for a Server Consolidation Analysis. I...

Author: markm14 Date: 06/29/2015

How to use the MAP tool to perform a Server Consolidation Analysis

The MAP tool does a very good job of Inventorying and assessing environments. MAP also does a great...

Author: markm14 Date: 06/29/2015

I have just run the MAP tool to inventory SQL and the report shows some SQL Servers with Unknown Edition

You have just inventoried your SQL Server Environment with the MAP Tool...

Author: markm14 Date: 06/04/2015

Inventorying SQL Servers with the Microsoft Assessment and Planning Toolkit (MAP)

How many SQL Servers do you have in your environment? Do you know? Do you really know? I recently...

Author: markm14 Date: 02/17/2015

How to connect to your Azure Account using a Management Certificate in PowerShell

In my last blog post...

Author: markm14 Date: 12/16/2014

Getting Started using PowerShell for Azure

You have set up your Azure Subscription, you have created a few Virtual Machines or SQL Databases...

Author: markm14 Date: 12/15/2014