What is Microsoft Graph Data Connect & When to Use It

Overview As part of my new role within the Microsoft Graph product group I am responsible for helping our partners and customers be successful with the Microsoft Graph. Specifically, I focus on the Microsoft Graph Data Connect area. Microsoft Graph Data Connect, or MGdc for short, is a component that lets you extract Microsoft 365 […]

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Cloud LCM – Prototype for DSC-as-a-Service

I’ve been experimenting over the past few weeks with a project I’ve been planning to work on for years now. It is this concept of being able to deploy PowerShell Desired State Configuration (DSC) in a server-less mode. In any traditional DSC project, the actual configuration gets executed by a local service that comes with […]

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Azure Arc for Servers – Desired State Configuration

In my previous blog article, I introduced you to the process involved in registering an on-premises Windows server with Azure Arc so that it can be managed alongside native Azure Virtual Machine using a single control plane. In this blog article, we will focus on how we can deploy the PowerShell Desired State Configuration (DSC) […]

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Azure Arc for Servers – How Server Registration Works

Azure Arc is a new offering under the Azure Hybrid umbrella which offers a single interface inside of the Azure Portal (referred to as Control Plane) to manage all your Azure Virtual Machines as well as your on-premises servers (or servers registered with other cloud providers) that have been registered with Azure Arc. It works […]

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