In this multi-part “tutorial”, we build a single-server SharePoint Server 2016 farm inside a subnet of a Microsoft Azure virtual network. The purpose of this server will be for development and testing and as a basis for demonstrating what’s possible in SharePoint 2016. This is the introduction article.
You might already be using PowerShell to automate other things in your environment. But if you haven’t started automating your cloud workload with Azure PowerShell, it’s time you take your cloud game to the next level. In this article, I’ll be showing you how to get started managing Azure resources with PowerShell. We’ll install the Azure PowerShell module and connect to your Azure subscription.
Cloud computing has become one of the most talked-about subjects in the world of corporate IT. However, in spite of the hype, there’s also a strong case against cloud-based services, particularly in certain situations. This article takes a look at the more problematic side of cloud computing while comparing it directly to its on-premises alternatives.
Many individuals and organizations implement virtual machines and dedicated servers using Amazon Elastic Cloud Compute (EC2). Like any other host on the Internet, your Amazon EC2 instances can be vulnerable to attack if you don’t take special precautions. In this article, I explain some of the most important things you should do to secure your Amazon EC2 instance.
Most companies talk about Linux cloud hosting, but Microsoft-based businesses benefit from Microsoft data centers offered by Microsoft Azure. Microsoft Azure is a PaaS and laaS cloud solution for small businesses. This article describes Microsoft Azure and cloud hosting technologies.
Cloud computing is one of those things everyone hears about, but most people don’t really understand. If you are a business person, you don’t need to know about network layers, connectivity protocols, and other technical stuff. What you do need to understand is how cloud computing affects the business world, and how you can use it. This article is a primer on cloud computing for any business owner or employee.