100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  Day[3/100] – Still Getting Organised
Aug27

100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz Day[3/100] – Still Getting Organised

So I know the point of this Challenge is not necessary to partake and post an update for each consecutive day, and truth be told, I havent dont any of what I had intended today in terms of my learning path! Ah ha I hear you all cry! Indeed. The usual has happened, another day … Continue reading 100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz Day[3/100] – Still Getting Organised Continue Reading jonnychipz’s Article on their...

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100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz  Day[2/100] – Getting Organised
Aug26

100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz Day[2/100] – Getting Organised

So here we are at Day 2 already, apart from having a pretty busy day at work and missing a User Group I was meaning to join tonight I did manage to squeeze in a bit of dedicated time to have a think about the direction I would like the next part of my journey … Continue reading 100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz Day[2/100] – Getting Organised Continue Reading jonnychipz’s Article on their blog 100DaysOfCloud...

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100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz is giving it a whirl! Day[1/100]

Hi All, Ok so this is something a little different for you. I’m an avid watcher of Scott Hanselman’s Azure Friday Videos and recently he interviewed Gwyneth Peña last week and they were talking about how to become a Cloud Engineer and discussing tips and tricks. 100DaysOfCloud was discussed as a way of bringing Cloud … Continue reading 100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz is giving it a… Continue Reading...

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Day[1/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz is giving it a whirl!
Aug25

Day[1/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz is giving it a whirl!

Hi All, Ok so this is something a little different for you. I’m an avid watcher of Scott Hanselman’s Azure Friday Videos and recently he interviewed Gwyneth Peña last week and they were talking about how to become a Cloud Engineer and discussing tips and tricks. 100DaysOfCloud was discussed as a way of bringing Cloud … Continue reading Day[1/100] #100DaysOfCloud – Jonnychipz is giving it… Continue Reading...

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Books I’ve Read – Artificial Intelligence (Insights You Need from Harvard Business Review)
Aug25

Books I’ve Read – Artificial Intelligence (Insights You Need from Harvard Business Review)

Being a relative newbie in the world of AI, I have immersed myself with as many articles / books and writings outside of the Microsoft view, so that when I use the AI tools built into Azure I have a better contextual understanding of them. This Harvard Business Review of AI is a very good … Continue reading Books I’ve Read – Artificial Intelligence (Insights You Need from Harvard… Continue Reading jonnychipz’s...

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Books I’ve Read – You Look Like a Thing and I love you – Janelle Shane
Aug25

Books I’ve Read – You Look Like a Thing and I love you – Janelle Shane

Well what can I say, and fun, humorous and learned introduction to Artificial Intelligence and its weirdness. Janelle Shane has composed a brilliant representation covering an overview of core concepts of AI and its training, but does brilliantly well explaining how to look out for and keep an eye on your AI model in terms … Continue reading Books I’ve Read – You Look Like a Thing and I love… Continue Reading...

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Azure Private Link Configuration (Private Endpoint – Storage Account)
Aug25

Azure Private Link Configuration (Private Endpoint – Storage Account)

For this article, in keeping with my #AzureNetworking series, I thought it would be a nice simple idea to walk through the mechanics of the ‘Azure Private Link’. Typically in Azure, when it comes to PaaS services, it is now supported for a number of PaaS services to configure access via a Private VNET/Subnet only, … Continue reading Azure Private Link Configuration (Private Endpoint –… Continue Reading...

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AzCopy v10.6 released with updated sync features and larger blob size support
Aug24

AzCopy v10.6 released with updated sync features and larger blob size support

AzCopy 10.6 has been released with extra support for the following: ACL’s included in any sync commands Additional SMB properties included in sync Blob block sizes up to 4000MiB now supported Blob versioning support Full release notes here. Continue Reading jonnychipz’s Article on their blog AzCopy v10.6 released with updated sync features and larger blob size support AzCopy 10.6 has been released with extra support for the...

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Microsoft Cloud Adoption Framework for Azure
Aug24

Microsoft Cloud Adoption Framework for Azure

Over the last few years I have worked with many customers on their journey to the cloud. Being predominantly Microsoft focussed, that Cloud has been Azure, with a few opportunities and projects I have worked with integration with existing Cloud investment of some Customers in AWS / Oracle and Google cloud services. What has been … Continue reading Microsoft Cloud Adoption Framework… Continue Reading jonnychipz’s...

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Do you use Azure Log Analytics Agents? – Act Now (SHA-2 Update)
Aug14

Do you use Azure Log Analytics Agents? – Act Now (SHA-2 Update)

If you are running any Log analytics agents on legacy clients you will need to install some security updates to ensure SHA-2 can be used for endpoint code signing, so please make sure you have updated your systems by 17th August 2020. Systems Impacted: Link to updates: https://support.microsoft.com/en-gb/help/4569557/windows-update-sha-1-based-endpoints-discontinued Continue Reading jonnychipz’s Article on their blog Do you use...

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Azure Bastion – Configuration via Azure Portal
Aug13

Azure Bastion – Configuration via Azure Portal

In keeping with my #AzureNetworking series, Azure Bastion seems like a nice place to move to next! What is Azure Bastion? So Bastion went GA quite a few months ago now and I did have a little play with it then, but thought this would make a nice little article. If you are an IT … Continue reading Azure Bastion – Configuration via Azure Portal Continue Reading jonnychipz’s Article on their blog Azure Bastion...

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Welsh Azure User Group Meetup 10th Sept 2020
Aug13

Welsh Azure User Group Meetup 10th Sept 2020

The Welsh Azure User Group is probably the youngest Azure User Group, founded by a few IT professionals in and around South Wales and the West Country. I am so pleased to say that I joined forces with these guys to form what is now the Welsh Azure User Group. The idea of which is … Continue reading Welsh Azure User Group Meetup 10th Sept 2020 Continue Reading jonnychipz’s Article on their blog Welsh Azure User Group...

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Azure CLI – Creating a Virtual Machine
Aug13

Azure CLI – Creating a Virtual Machine

In my previous article, I described the process for creating a Virtual Machine in the Azure Portal. A colleague asked me to show them what the Azure CLI script might look like to create the same Virtual Machine, therefore I have quickly put the following together. For more information on Azure CLI please click here. … Continue reading Azure CLI – Creating a Virtual Machine Continue Reading jonnychipz’s Article...

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Azure – Creating a Virtual Machine via the Azure Portal
Aug12

Azure – Creating a Virtual Machine via the Azure Portal

As I work through my lab rebuild I thought I would provide some overview of some of the more straight forward tasks. In a previous article I discussed how to configure a VNET. In this article we will discuss how to configure a basic Virtual Machine (VM) and hook it up to the VNET we … Continue reading Azure – Creating a Virtual Machine via the Azure Portal Continue Reading jonnychipz’s Article on their blog...

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Accessibility Fundamentals – Microsoft Learn – Learning Path
Aug12

Accessibility Fundamentals – Microsoft Learn – Learning Path

Microsoft Learn has some fantastic content for Learning all about Accessibility and Inclusiveness, read more about it here. Continue Reading jonnychipz’s Article on their blog Accessibility Fundamentals – Microsoft Learn – Learning Path I thought I would write a quick blog around the Accessibility Fundamentals Learning Path I have recently completed on the Microsoft Learn Website. The main reason being to do my bit...

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Azure Virtual Network Deployment (Portal vs ARM vs Terraform)
Aug10

Azure Virtual Network Deployment (Portal vs ARM vs Terraform)

As a relative newbie to blogging, I thought Id start off with a relatively straight forward concept of creating a VNET in Azure. From here I thought it would be a good learning exercise for those relatively new to the concepts of Azure Resource Manager (ARM) templates, and how these ARM Templates can be transposed … Continue reading Azure Virtual Network Deployment (Portal vs ARM… Continue Reading jonnychipz’s...

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And there goes another 2 years without a post!
Aug07

And there goes another 2 years without a post!

Where does the time go when you are trying to blog? Continue Reading jonnychipz’s Article on their blog And there goes another 2 years without a post! Ok John…… what are you doing? So…… Kids, Family, Work, activities, food, TV, social, Keeping skills up to date, Work, activities, travelling, Work, Family, Kids, Work, Kids, Family, TV, Work, Kids……. STOP!!!!! I presume you get it! Blogging...

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4 years passes by so quickly!
Apr03

4 years passes by so quickly!

So just looking back at my old WordPress site! Wow where has the time gone?! I started off with some great intentions and wow how things change in the course of 4 years yet nothing to show on my blog. With that being said it’s time to dust off the old typing skills and start … Continue reading 4 years passes by so quickly! Continue Reading jonnychipz’s Article on their blog...

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4 years passes by so quickly! – JonnyChipz on Microsoft Cloud
Apr03
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Powershell – AD Attribute Updates EmployeeID and SIP Domain – Add Proxy Address
Apr10

Powershell – AD Attribute Updates EmployeeID and SIP Domain – Add Proxy Address

OK so, I have just been approached by a client to assist with bulk AD attribute updates to address a particular issue with Jabber Outlook presence not functioning correctly. I don’t ever really keep my scripts and tend to forget about them, but then I realised that I had a blog I set up a … Continue reading Powershell – AD Attribute Updates EmployeeID and SIP Domain – Add… Continue Reading...

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Powershell – AD Attribute Updates EmployeeID and SIP Domain – Add Proxy Address – JonnyChipz on Microsoft Cloud
Apr10
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JonnyChipz – Welcome to the world of blogging!!!
Jan09

JonnyChipz – Welcome to the world of blogging!!!

So…. Blogging….. This is new to me! ok so with my new found blogging site what am I going to share with the world?! Not sure yet, let’s see if I get time! passion….. My passion is my family….. My music….. My IT. i have Facebook to blog about my family,  bit too old to … Continue reading JonnyChipz – Welcome to the world of blogging!!! Continue Reading jonnychipz’s Article...

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JonnyChipz – Welcome to the world of blogging!!! – JonnyChipz on Microsoft Cloud
Jan09
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