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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Office365DSC – Release 1.0.0.1048 (October 2019)

While my blog has been quiet for the past month and a half, the team and I have been on the contrary, extremely busy working on the Office365DSC project. We have recently released version 1.0.0.1048 onto the PowerShell gallery, which is packed with new features and improvements. To learn more about what is new with […]

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Monitor the Compliance of your Office 365 Configuration with Azure DevOPS and DSC

As previously discussed in my The PaaS/SaaS DSC Paradigm article, the continuous monitoring of Software-as-a-Service configurations is something that keeps me up at night. Still to this day, when a customer asks me what the recommended way to run Office365DSC configurations and to ensure continuous compliance is, I still don’t have a good answer to […]

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