Category Archives: Microsoft Azure

Isolating Azure Storage Accounts for greater Virtual Machine resiliency

In my day to day role as an Azure Solution Architect I get involved in some pretty substantial and very complex deployments for customers which requires a lot of planning and design work. One thing I have found, especially in … Continue reading

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How to flush the Azure Redis Cache with PowerShell

Recently I was working with a customer and they wanted an easy want to flush their Azure based Redis cache of all key/value pairs. One developer suggested iterating over each of the collection elements and removing the iterated item, another … Continue reading

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IaaS IOPs Test – Azure Vs. AWS

I was curious recently about comparing disk IOPs between AWS and Microsoft Azure for IaaS Virtual Machines and the one thing that really surprised me was how much control and configurability you had when tuning and configuringĀ disks. I decided to … Continue reading

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