Feb 23

Azure PowerShell Getting Started Authenticate with Certificate

Scroll Down Command-line Tools Select Install

Before we can connect to Azure with PowerShell, we need to download the Azure PowerShell Module. Download and install the Windows Azure PowerShell Tools. Scroll down to Command-line Tools, under Windows PowerShell; click Install. Several components will be installed, you … Continue reading

Feb 19

Partner Cloud Lab Hands-On Training Tour with focus on IaaS and Microsoft Azure

Note: These are NOT Microsoft events.  However, since Microsoft IT-Camps are not open to the public this year, I thought these might be of interest.   Cloud management-as-a-Service provider Infrastructure Guardian and Microsoft offer two days of hands-on training sessions … Continue reading

Feb 05

IT-Camp Azure Labs–Lab 2 Building Workloads–Step-By-Step

IT-Camp Azure Labs Lab Home Page… Includes DOCx and PPTx http://ITProGuru.com/AZLab2 Description and Live links to Series Lab 1: Building Foundation Virtual Network Storage Cloud Service Lab 2: Building Workloads Build Domain Controller Create SQL Server (SQL) Lab 3: Working … Continue reading

Jan 21

Highlights from theCUBE at VTUG Winter Warmer with Dan Stolts

Watch the interview here! Dan Stolts, Microsoft, visits #theCUBE! Dan Stolts Shared His Background at Microsoft Microsoft View of Virtualization andCloud Enterprise IT and the Consumer The Infrastructures of Service -What’s Hot The Hybrid Cloud Discussion Microsoft Active Directory Today … Continue reading

Oct 26

How to Hide, Replace, Empty, Format (blank) values with an empty field in an Excel Pivot Table without using filters –Step-By-Step

I have been struggling with this for a while.  Excel puts the word (blank) on  a pivot table field if it does not have any data.  I want the field displayed without data.  I see in Excel 2013 there is … Continue reading

Sep 23

How To Create Windows Server for Remote Desktop (RDP) To Be Used While Port 3389 is Blocked-Azure VM Step-By-Step PLUS Anywhere Access Configuration

You could of course manually configure RDP to listen on different ports to allow connection from other standard or non-standard ports.  In my case, I need to be able to RDP to an Azure Virtual Machine from a local school … Continue reading