Sample Azure Terraform Templates

Intro I authored ten unique Azure deployments with terraform available in my GitHub repo. To recap, Infrastructure as Code (IAC) is the ability to create/manage your Azure infrastructure in files. You have options available for writing out an Azure infrastructure. Azure provides ARM templates and bicep to build your infrastructure. Terraform simplifies writing basic to […]

Document Translation in SharePoint Online Part 2

Intro Welcome to part 2 where I’ll dive into creating and configuring two Power Automate Flows. These flows are doing the heavy lifting of communicating with SharePoint Online, Azure Translator Service, and Azure Blob Store transfer blob content as well as calling the Azure Translator Document Translation Rest API to perform translation of the new […]

Document Translation in SharePoint Online Part 1

Intro A common ask is how to translate documents into other languages that are stored in SharePoint Online. This requirement fits several use cases across business segments. The quick answer is that you can do document translation for documents stored in SharePoint Online. For Example, I may want to upload a word document in English […]

Test Azure Rest API Endpoints using Postman

Postman is a great free tool to use when you simply want to test any Rest API endpoint.  You have the ability to send HTTP Get/Post with customize headers, authorization, and body for starters.  I’m simply interested in using Postman to confirm my Azure Translation Service which is part of Azure Cognitive Service suite is […]

You have several different approaches available for deploying a Azure Web App. The traditional approach is solution based deployment which is simply deploying your code to an Azure Web App. The second option which I find more interesting is the ability to deploy a container that runs within the Azure Web App. Before diving in […]

Azure App Service - Container not loading

Intro A great feature of Azure App Service is the ability to create a containerized Web Application off a docker container. When an Azure App Service is created, one can select a container and proceed to pick an image. That image can be from a variety of locations including Azure Container Registry. I ran into […]

This is my first video where I cover at a high level the following: Cloning a repository from GitHub using git Building Azure Web App and Azure DevOps Repository Making a code change in VS Code Pushing that local repo into Azure DevOps Repository Building and running Azure DevOps pipeline to build and deploy to […]

The whole idea behind DevOps is to bring different teams together while providing a more elegant approach to source code management and deployment.  This first layer we will peel from the DevOps fruit is Version Control.  As we progress through the various areas of DevOps, I will detail how these core concepts work together as […]

Next up on my video series is an introduction to the Kusto Query Language also known as KQL. This will give you some basics on how to approach reading and writing KQL queries against an Azure Log Analytics Workspace. I ran the following KQL Queries in this video: ContosoHighSchool_CL ContosoHighSchool_CL| count FabrikamHighSchool_CL| count ContosoHighSchool_CL| summarize […]