Secure your Azure App Service using free SSL / TLS Certificates

Yesterday, Microsoft announced one of the most requested features of Azure App Services at Ignite: Free Transport Layer Security (TLS) for Azure App Service. The free App Service Managed Certificate is a fully functional SSL certificate that is managed by Azure and gets automatically renewed. Since this is a free offering, it also comes with… Continue reading Secure your Azure App Service using free SSL / TLS Certificates

Accept legal terms using PowerShell to deploy ARM templates

Some ARM templates requires to accept legal terms before they can be deployed. You can find multiple of these templates within the Azure Resource Manager QuickStart Templates which are available on GitHub. This article will show you how to accept these terms using PowerShell. Prerequisites Az Azure PowerShell module Deploy without accepting the terms We… Continue reading Accept legal terms using PowerShell to deploy ARM templates

How to migrate Azure PowerShell from AzureRM to the new Az Module

3 days ago, Microsoft released version 1.0.0 of the new Az Module. Az is a cross-platform PowerShell module to manage resources in Azure that is compatible with both WindowsPowerShell and PowerShell Core. Why to migrate to Az? Az is written from ground up in .NET Standard which allows us to use the module in PowerShell… Continue reading How to migrate Azure PowerShell from AzureRM to the new Az Module

Configure Azure App Service IP Restrictions using PowerShell

IP Restrictions is a feature I recently start using a lot. It allows me to define a list of IP addresses that are allowed or denied to access my app service. Both IPv4 and IPv6 adresses can be used. At the moment there is no Azure CLI or PowerShell cmdlet available to set the IP… Continue reading Configure Azure App Service IP Restrictions using PowerShell

Azure App Services: Determine supported dotnet core version

If you try to use the latest .NET Core version 2.1.3 within your Azure Web or API App, you will receive the error code 502.5. After you enabled logging you will find an error similar to this: So one way to determine the installed dotnet core versions is to look at the error log. But… Continue reading Azure App Services: Determine supported dotnet core version

Angular 6 application hosted on Azure Storage Static website

A few days ago Microsoft announced a new public preview feature for Azure Storage called Static website. It enables you to host a static web app using Azure Storage which is multiple times cheaper then a traditional required Web App. Reason enough to give it a try. Create a Storage account To use the Static… Continue reading Angular 6 application hosted on Azure Storage Static website