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How to easily Start, Stop, Restart or Delete Azure VMs

Managing Azure Virtual Machines through the Portal could be pretty straighforward. But, it requires multiple steps using the GUI. For example, you’ll have to login to the Portal first...

In Azure, Oct 28, 2019

How to reset an Azure VM password

Losing and resetting passwords can be quite frustrating, especially if you are working as an IT guy, who have to reset passwords every day for other employees. The same thing could ha...

In Azure, Oct 26, 2019

How to backup and restore an Azure SQL database using Azure CLI

You cannot think of a SQL Server Administration or any kind of a relational and non-relational database administration without the two magic words: backup and restore. Backing up a da...

In Azure, Oct 17, 2019

How to upload your local files to your AWS S3 bucket with AWS CLI

There are a lot of reasons for moving your local files into your AWS S3 bucket. Maybe you want to host your static files with S3 or you want to make a backup of your database, etc… In...

In AWS, Oct 15, 2019

How to rename an Azure SQL database using Azure CLI

As a part of an Azure SQL Database administration series, this post will be a follow up from the last one, where i will write about renaming Azure SQL database, which is kind of a com...

In Azure, Oct 14, 2019

How to recover lost admin password for an Azure SQL database using Azure CLI

A very common task that i’m used to as a DevOps engineer working in the cloud, is resetting forgotten or lost passwords for server or database access. Although one of the best practic...

In Azure, Oct 13, 2019

How to buy custom domain name with Azure App Service Domains

Azure App Service Domains let you buy and manage top-level domains directly from the Azure Portal. These domains will be hosted on the Azure DNS Service, that you can easily map to yo...

In Azure, Oct 11, 2019

How to install AWS CLI and setup multiple named profiles on Ubuntu

AWS CLI is a efficient and powerfull tool cause it enables developers and devops people to have a full control over their AWS cloud services by executing commands on a specified line....

In AWS, Oct 09, 2019

How to Direct-Upload to Azure Managed Disks

A few days ago, Microsoft announced the preview of direct-upload to Azure Managed Disks. So, there are two ways you could move a VHD to the Azure cloud as a managed disk: Upload the ...

In Azure, Oct 08, 2019

How to restore deleted Azure Storage Blobs

Accidental deletion of files can happen to anyone working either on-premise or in the cloud. As a DevOps engineer who is responsible for managing access permissions to resources, the ...

In Azure, Oct 04, 2019