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What's new in the Power BI service - Power BI

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/power-bi/service-whats-new What's new in the Power BI service
Published Date : Wednesday, January 23, 2019

IConfidentialClientApplicationWithCertificate Interface (Microsoft.Identity.Client)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dotnet/api/microsoft.identity.client.iconfidentialclientapplicationwithcertificate Component to be used with confidential client applications like Web Apps/API. This component supports Subject Name + Issuer authentication in order to help, in the future, Azure AD certificates rollo…
Published Date : Wednesday, January 23, 2019

ConfidentialClientApplication Class (Microsoft.Identity.Client)

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dotnet/api/microsoft.identity.client.confidentialclientapplication Class to be used for confidential client applications (Web Apps, Web APIs, and daemon applications).
Published Date : Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Markdown syntax for files, widgets, and wikis in Azure DevOps - Azure DevOps

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/project/wiki/markdown-guidance Learn how to share information, add tables & mathematical notation usingMarkdown within pull requests, README files, dashboards, and wikis
Published Date : Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Set up test environments - Azure Pipelines

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/pipelines/test/set-up-continuous-test-environments-builds Set up environments to run continuous test tasks with your build tasks with a build or release pipeline Azure Pipelines and TFS
Published Date : Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Publish and then download a Universal Package

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/artifacts/quickstarts/universal-packages Using Universal Packages in Azure DevOps Services
Published Date : Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Azure DevOps Features Timeline

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/devops/release-notes/ Azure DevOps feature updates roadmap, release notes, release timeline, and server build numbers
Published Date : Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Overview of the Azure CLI

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/cli/azure/ Overview of the Azure command-line interface (CLI).
Published Date : Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Manage resources in Azure learning path

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/learn/paths/manage-resources-in-azure/ Learn how to work with the Azure command line and web portal to create, manage, and control cloud based resources.
Published Date : Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Secure your Azure virtual machine disks - Learn

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/learn/modules/secure-your-azure-virtual-machine-disks/ Explore the options in Azure for encrypting data at-rest, and compare Azure Disk Encryption (ADE) with Storage Service Encryption (SSE). Use the Azure portal and PowerShell commands and scripts to encrypt OS and data disks on existing VMs. Use Azure Resource Manager templates to ensure that new deployed VMs are automatically encrypted.
Published Date : Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Restrict network access

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/learn/modules/secure-your-azure-sql-database/2-restrict-network-access Learn how to restrict network access to your Azure SQL Server database.
Published Date : Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Connect to Azure Government

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/learn/modules/intro-to-azure-government/5-connect-to-azure-government Learn about the ways in which you can connect to Azure Government
Published Date : Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Control Azure services with the CLI - Learn

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/learn/modules/control-azure-services-with-cli/ Install the Azure CLI locally and use it to manage Azure resources.
Published Date : Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Configure the network for your virtual machines

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/learn/modules/configure-network-for-azure-virtual-machines/ You will learn how external services communicate to virtual machines and other Azure resources, either over the internet or by using dedicated private connections. You will cover how to connect your local on-premises networks into Azure using virtual networks, VPN gateways, and Azure ExpressRoute.
Published Date : Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Use policies to enforce standards

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/learn/modules/control-and-organize-with-azure-resource-manager/4-use-policies-to-enforce-standards In this unit we'll discuss how to use policies to enforce standards
Published Date : Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Use tagging to organize resources

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/learn/modules/control-and-organize-with-azure-resource-manager/3-use-tagging-to-organize-resources In this unit we'll discuss how to use tagging to organize resources
Published Date : Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Principles of resource groups

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/learn/modules/control-and-organize-with-azure-resource-manager/2-principles-of-resource-groups In this unit we'll cover the key principles of resource groups
Published Date : Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Caching and performance in Azure storage disks - Learn

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/learn/modules/caching-and-performance-azure-storage-and-disks/ Learn about disk performance in Azure, and how caching can help optimize read and write access to storage. Compare the types of Azure storage caching, and learn how to enable caching to help optimize the performance of Azure VM disks.
Published Date : Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Automate Azure tasks using scripts with PowerShell - Learn

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/learn/modules/automate-azure-tasks-with-powershell/ Azure PowerShell is a PowerShell module containing cmdlets to control Azure resources. You can install it locally on your administrator machine and then run interactive commands and scripts. Azure PowerShell forwards your commands to the Azure datacenters where they execute in the context of your Azure subscription. This module shows you how to install Azure PowerShell on Linux, macOS, or Windows and then use it to connect to Azure and manage your resources.
Published Date : Wednesday, January 23, 2019

deviceManagementScript resource type - Microsoft Graph beta

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/graph/api/resources/intune-devices-devicemanagementscript Intune will provide customer the ability to run their Powershell scripts on the enrolled windows 10 Azure Active Directory joined devices. The script can be run once or periodically.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

What's new in Azure ATP

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure-advanced-threat-protection/atp-whats-new Describes the latest releases of Azure ATP and provides information about what's new in each version.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Azure ATP Known Issues

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure-advanced-threat-protection/known-issues Describes current Known Issues in Azure ATP
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

File types supported by Azure Information Protection

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/information-protection/rms-client/client-admin-guide-file-types Technical details about supported file types, file name extensions, and levels of protection for admins who are are responsible for the Azure Information Protection client for Windows.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Create, change, or delete an Azure network interface

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-network/virtual-network-network-interface Learn what a network interface is and how to create, change settings for, and delete one.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Create, change, or delete an Azure route table

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-network/manage-route-table Learn how to create, change, or delete a route table.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Frequently asked questions (FAQ) about Azure IaaS Windows VM disks

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-machines/windows/faq-for-disks Frequently asked questions about Azure IaaS Windows VM disks and premium disks (managed and unmanaged)
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Find and delete unattached Azure managed and unmanaged disks

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-machines/windows/find-unattached-disks How to find and delete unattached Azure managed and unmanaged (VHDs/page blobs) disks by using Azure PowerShell.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Ultra SSD Managed Disks for Windows VMs

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-machines/windows/disks-enable-ultra-ssd Learn about Ultra SSD Managed Disks for Azure VMs
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Azure Write Accelerator

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-machines/windows/how-to-enable-write-accelerator Documentation on how to enable and use Write Accelerator
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Convert Azure managed disks storage from standard to premium, and vice versa

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-machines/windows/convert-disk-storage How to convert Azure managed disks from standard to premium, and vice versa, by using Azure PowerShell.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Backup and disaster recovery for IaaS disks on Windows VMs in Azure

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-machines/windows/backup-and-disaster-recovery-for-azure-iaas-disks This article explains how to plan for backup and disaster recovery of IaaS virtual machines and disks in Azure. This document covers both managed and unmanaged disks.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Frequently asked questions (FAQ) about Azure IaaS Linux VM disks

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-machines/linux/faq-for-disks Frequently asked questions about Azure IaaS Linux VM disks and premium disks (managed and unmanaged)
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Azure Write Accelerator

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-machines/linux/how-to-enable-write-accelerator Documentation on how to enable and use Write Accelerator
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Ultra SSD Managed Disks for Linux VMs

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-machines/linux/disks-enable-ultra-ssd Learn about Ultra SSD Managed Disks for Azure VMs
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Backup and disaster recovery for IaaS disks on Linux VMs in Azure

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-machines/linux/backup-and-disaster-recovery-for-azure-iaas-disks This article explains how to plan for backup and disaster recovery of IaaS virtual machines and disks in Azure. This document covers both managed and unmanaged disks.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Configure subnet traffic routing method using Azure Traffic Manager

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/traffic-manager/tutorial-traffic-manager-subnet-routing This article explains how to configure Traffic Manager to route traffic from user subnets to specific endpoints.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Tutorial - Route traffic to weighted endpoints - Azure Traffic Manager

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/traffic-manager/tutorial-traffic-manager-weighted-endpoint-routing This tutorial article describes how to route traffic to weighted endpoints by using Traffic Manager.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Tutorial - Route traffic to improve website response using Azure Traffic Manager

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/traffic-manager/tutorial-traffic-manager-improve-website-response This tutorial article describes how to create a Traffic Manager profile to build a highly responsive website.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Configure subnet traffic routing method using Azure Traffic Manager

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/traffic-manager/traffic-manager-configure-subnet-routing-method This article explains how to configure Traffic Manager to route traffic from specific subnets.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Release notes for the Azure File Sync agent

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/storage/files/storage-files-release-notes Release notes for the Azure File Sync agent.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Deploy Azure File Sync

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/storage/files/storage-sync-files-deployment-guide Learn how to deploy Azure File Sync, from start to finish.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Azure Quickstart - Create a blob in object storage using Azure CLI

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/storage/blobs/storage-quickstart-blobs-cli In this quickstart, you use the Azure CLI in object (Blob) storage. Then you use the CLI to upload a blob to Azure Storage, download a blob, and list the blobs in a container.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Create an Azure Data Lake Storage Gen2 storage account

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/storage/blobs/data-lake-storage-quickstart-create-account Quickly learn to create a new storage account with access to Data Lake Storage Gen2 using the Azure portal, Azure PowerShell, or the Azure CLI
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Transparent data encryption for Azure SQL Database and Data Warehouse

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/sql-database/transparent-data-encryption-azure-sql An overview of transparent data encryption for SQL Database and Data Warehouse. The document covers its benefits and the options for configuration, which includes service-managed transparent data encryption and Bring Your Own Key.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Azure SQL Database Managed Instance T-SQL Differences

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/sql-database/sql-database-managed-instance-transact-sql-information This article discusses the T-SQL differences between Azure SQL Database Managed Instance and SQL Server
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Azure SQL Data Warehouse backup and restore - snapshots, geo-redundant

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/sql-data-warehouse/backup-and-restore Learn how backup and restore works in Azure SQL Data Warehouse. Use data warehouse backups to restore your data warehouse to a restore point in the primary region. Use geo-redundant backups to restore to a different geographical region.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Manage the configuration server for VMware and physical server disaster recovery with Azure Site Recovery

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/site-recovery/vmware-azure-manage-configuration-server This article describes how to manage an existing configuration server for disaster recovery of VMware VMs and physical servers to Azure with Azure Site Recovery.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Common questions - VMware to Azure disaster recovery with Azure Site Recovery

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/site-recovery/vmware-azure-common-questions This article summarizes common questions when you set up disaster recovery of on-premises VMware VMs to Azure using Azure Site Recovery
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Set up disaster recovery of Hyper-V VMs in VMM clouds to a secondary site with Azure Site Recovery and PowerShell

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/site-recovery/hyper-v-vmm-powershell-resource-manager Describes how to set up disaster recovery of Hyper-V VMs in VMM clouds to a secondary VMM site using Azure Site Recovery and PowerShell.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Deploy Studio workspace with Azure Resource Manager - Azure Machine Learning Studio

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/machine-learning/studio/deploy-with-resource-manager-template How to deploy a workspace for Azure Machine Learning using Azure Resource Manager template
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Post event to custom Azure Event Grid topic

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/event-grid/post-to-custom-topic Describes how to post an event to a custom topic for Azure Event Grid
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Send Event Hubs data to data warehouse - Event Grid

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/event-grid/event-grid-event-hubs-integration Describes how to use Azure Event Grid and Event Hubs to migrate data to a SQL Data Warehouse. It uses an Azure Function to retrieve a Capture file.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Send custom events to web endpoint - Event Grid, Azure portal

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/event-grid/custom-event-quickstart-portal Use Azure Event Grid and Azure portal to publish a custom topic, and subscribe to events for that topic. The events are handled by a web application.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Dead letter and retry policies for Azure Event Grid subscriptions

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/event-grid/manage-event-delivery Describes how to customize event delivery options for Event Grid. Set a dead-letter destination, and specify how long to retry delivery.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Send custom events to web endpoint - Event Grid, PowerShell

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/event-grid/custom-event-quickstart-powershell Use Azure Event Grid and PowerShell to publish a custom topic, and subscribe to events for that topic. The events are handled by a web application.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

How to filter events for Azure Event Grid

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/event-grid/how-to-filter-events Shows how to create Azure Event Grid subscriptions that filter events.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019

Map custom field to Azure Event Grid schema

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/event-grid/input-mappings Describes how to convert your custom schema to the Azure Event Grid schema.
Published Date : Tuesday, January 22, 2019