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 […]Read More Azure Arc for Servers – How Server Registration Works
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 188.8.131.528 onto the PowerShell gallery, which is packed with new features and improvements. To learn more about what is new with […]Read More Office365DSC – Release 184.108.40.2068 (October 2019)
I have been touring several countries over the past few years trying to promote good DevOPS practices for SharePoint and Office 365 admins when it comes to writing configurations for their environments. Every time I do a presentation on this topic, I am amazed at just how little understanding of the basics concepts of the […]Read More What is Configuration-as-Code
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 […]Read More Monitor the Compliance of your Office 365 Configuration with Azure DevOPS and DSC
Last May, my colleague Brian Lalancette and I presented at the 2019 SharePoint Conference in Las Vegas. Our session’s title was IT Pros, get relevant now! and it has been recorded and made available on PluralSight. You can find the recording of our session at https://www.pluralsight.com/courses/sharepoint-conference-2019-session-19. The session discusses the future of the AutoSPInstaller project, […]Read More My SharePoint Conference 2019 Session is Now on PluralSight!