Two simple principles are key for Office 365 network connectivity. Keep things simple and get user data to a Microsoft edge node as quickly as possible. However, some organizations insist on using VPNs and proxy servers to interfere with Office 365 network traffic, which slows things down and makes users unhappy. It’s strange that people haven’t gotten the message after so many years…
We’re entering the laid-back days of Summer. There isn’t much Azure IaaS news, but we’re after quality, not quantity. June was a good news month for those of us using Microsoft Azure.
Aidan Finn explains how app services, or web apps, can be connected to external users or services.
Aidan Finn explains how you can run Azure App Services in an isolated or virtual network-connected deployment and why, despite the price, it was the right choice for some projects he has been working on.
Aidan Finn summarizes everything that was announced or changed in the world of Azure infrastructure.
Aidan Finn describes the many networking announcements that were made at Microsoft Ignite 2017.
Server administrators are going to be responsible for much of the networking that was not formerly in their scope. Azure Network Watcher is a great tool to help monitor and troubleshoot your network deployments.
In this post I will show you how to connect two Azure virtual networks (VNets) together, extending one to another, therefore enabling you to route from virtual machines on one VNet to virtual machines that are connect to another VNet, whether they are in the same region or in different regions. Design Considerations […]
In this article Aidan Finn discusses the most forgotten aspect of migrating or deploying services into the cloud: Exactly how will the users connect to the services that will be running in Azure?
Here’s a simple way to create a VNet-to-VNet VPN using Microsoft AzureRM and PowerShell.
Learn how to create two virtual networks (VNets) and link them together using a Virtual Private Network (VPN) in the new Azure Management Portal.
Learn how to enable verbose logging in Windows Server 2012 R2 Routing and Remote Access (RRAS).
Russell Smith shows you how to enable VPN gateway diagnostics and download the resulting logs from Azure storage.