Episode 218 - Ramping up on ARM templates

by Russell Young March 2, 2018

Based on feedback from our listeners, we chat with Richard Cheney, a Cloud Solution Architect at Microsoft. He give us a loads of advice to help our listeners get ramped up on developing ARM templates, including 'Project Citadel' - a whole set of resources to help you craft the best templates.

Richard Cheney



Media file: https://azpodcast.blob.core.windows.net/episodes/Episode218.mp3

Indexed audio: https://www.videoindexer.ai/media/998bafacd4


Other updates:

Introducing backup for Azure file shares
Today, we are excited to announce the public preview of backup for Azure file shares. Azure Files is a cloud-first file share solution with support for industry standard SMB protocol.
 • File level restore - instantly (from snapshots)
 • No infrastructure required
 • Control retention via policies
 • Uses Recovery services vault

You can back up file shares automatically based on policy and restore instantly to a point in time by using the Azure portal.

New option to try out Web App for Containers
Thursday, February 22, 2018
Web App for Containers is a fully managed platform to deploy, run, and scale your apps hosted in containers. There's now an option to try it out, with no credit card required.
Sign in to the Try Azure App Service page and select Web App for Containers. You can use one of the built-in containers or enter your own image name to work with. You're asked for a Microsoft sign-in, which will grant Azure portal access for 30 minutes to try out the feature.

From <https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/updates/new-options-to-try-out-web-app-for-containers-2/>

General availability: Application consistent backup for Linux VMs by using Tuesday, February 27, 2018
We're excited to announce the general availability (GA) of application consistent backup for Linux VMs running in Azure by using Azure Backup. This feature helps ensure that your application backup data is transactionally consistent.

From <https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/updates/application-consistent-backup-for-linux-vms-using-azure-backup-is-generally-available/>

Confidently plan your cloud migration: Azure Migrate is now generally available!
28 February 2018
A few months ago, we announced Azure Migrate – a new service that provides guidance and insights to help you migrate to Azure. Today, we're excited to announce that Azure Migrate is generally available.

From <https://azure.microsoft.com/en-gb/blog/topics/announcements/>

Azure Migrate service is now GA - guest (Richard) to discuss, he's looked into this a lot this week

VNet Service Endpoints for Azure SQL Database now generally available
We are excited to announce the general availability of Virtual Network (VNet) Service Endpoints for Azure SQL Database in all Azure regions. This ability allows you to isolate connectivity to your logical...

From <https://azure.microsoft.com/en-gb/blog/topics/announcements/>

Preview of Log Alerts feature for Application Insights
14 February 2018
Log Alerts for Application Insights (Preview) Application Insights is an extensible Application Performance Management (APM) service for web developers on multiple platforms.

From <https://azure.microsoft.com/en-gb/blog/topics/announcements/>

Azure Service Bus now integrates with Azure Event Grid!
26 February 2018
Azure Service Bus now sends events to Azure Event Grid. The key scenario this feature enables is for Service Bus queues, topics, or subscriptions with low message volumes to not require a receiver...

From <https://azure.microsoft.com/en-gb/blog/>



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