One of the most common questions I encounter is, "Where do the Azure logs go?" Surprisingly, the responses vary from "I have no clue" to "I think we get some of the alerts in the SIEM." This ambiguity highlights a crucial gap in many organizations' understanding of their Azure environment's logging infrastructure
AzureAssess is a pivotal tool for gaining comprehensive insights into your Azure environment. In today's dynamic cloud landscape, staying abreast of your Azure environment's security and management status is paramount.While Azure provides robust tools such as Defender for Cloud and Azure Policies, it's essential to take proactive steps towards continuous improvement. Cloud environments are in a constant state of flux, with new services and vulnerabilities emerging regularly.
Azure Resource Graph is a service in Azure that is designed to extend Azure Resource Management by allowing you to query across Azure subscriptions quickly and efficiently. It allows you to analyze your cloud inventory using complex queries launched programmatically or from the Azure portal. Additionally, the service helps to assess the impact of applying policies in large cloud environments to effectively govern your environment.Azure Resource Graph in a Simple way!
The AzAPI Terraform Provider simplifies the deployment and management of Microsoft Azure resources by providing a streamlined solution built on top of Azure ARM REST APIs. This provider enables the management of any Azure resource, regardless of the Azure ARM API version being used. Its primary advantage is the ability to deploy and manage new Azure resources and properties that may not be supported by the azurerm Terraform Provider, making it a versatile tool for Azure resource management.
Writing Azure DevOps Pipelines YAML, have you thought about including some conditional expressions? In this blog post, I am going to show how you can use If, elseif or else expressions to assist in your pipeline creation
This article in our series focused on Microsoft’s free security tools is on the Security Development Lifecycle (SDL) Threat Modeling Tool.
Mohammad Al Rousan is a Microsoft MVP (Azure), Microsoft Certified Solution Expert (MCSE) in Cloud Platform & Azure DevOps & Infrastructure, An active community blogger and speaker.
Al Rousan has over 8 years of professional experience in IT Infrastructure and very passionate about Microsoft technologies and products.
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