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Azure Advent Calendar

Today is the 25th of December and it’s my turn for the awesome initiative by Gregor Suttie and Richard Hooper that is the Azure Advent Calendar. During 17 minutes, I discussed the automation on azure by giving details about the topics below: •Common Scenarios for Automation •ARM Templates •Azure Automation •Terraform •Ansible You will find all the full presentation and links …

Passwordless – A new era is about to begin

A new era is about to begin in the world of IT. Passwords will be considered as a relic of the past. With Quantum computing, even the strongest passwords will be easily predictable. The solution comes by eliminating authentication systems using passwords and moving to MFA (Multi-Factor Authentication) and passwordless authentication. 81% of hacking-related breaches …

A look under the hood of Azure Red Hat OpenShift

A new article on the Azure RedHat Openshift written by my friend Aymen ABDELWAHED. Check it out

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Azure Portal App – Preview

Microsoft has published a desktop client to access your Azure portal. In the beginning, I thought to myself that this would be an app that only loads the web UI. However, after using it for a couple of days, it proved to be delivering much better response time for loading UI and blades than the …

Azure Bastion – Automation using ARM Templates

I have given, in my previous article, a quick guide to using the Azure Bastion Service. In the new article, I will focus on how to automate the deployment on Azure bastion using not only ARM templates but also  Hashicorp Terraform. So let’s get started with some definitions! 🙂 Azure Bastion, now in preview, is …

Azure Bastion – The Guide

You don’t want to assign a public IP to each virtual machine on Azure? You want a secure way to manage your VMS? This article will help you implement the brand new Azure service to get a private and fully managed service which will allow you to access VMS directly from the Azure portal using …

Welcome to Makram.cloud!

Hello, I’m starting a new blogging experience to share my experience around the cloud & automation. In this blog, i will share with you on a weekly basis content and information related to cloud subjects: Move to cloud & Load Migration Automation [ Redhat Ansible Tower, OO .. ] Public Cloud Provider [ GCP, Azure, …