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

Find outdated Azure ARM QuickStart Templates on GitHub

In my previous post Determine latest API version for a resource provider I showed you how to retrieve the latest API version for a specific resource provider using the Get-AzureRmResourceProviderLatestApiVersion cmdlet. In this post I will use the cmdlet to find any outdated resource provider within an ARM template. Also, we will analyze the Azure… Continue reading Find outdated Azure ARM QuickStart Templates on GitHub

Determine latest API version for a resource provider

Azure Resource Manager templates are great to deploy one or more resources to a resource group. A mandatory part of an ARM template is the resources section which defines the resource types that are deployed or updated. Here is an example: The name of a resource type has the following format: {resource-provider}/{resource-type}. In this example… Continue reading Determine latest API version for a resource provider