Troubleshooting Windows Azure Pack – Plans and Subscriptions

Hello Readers Next topic on our Windows Azure Pack (WAP) Troubleshooting tour is "Plans and Subscriptions". Briefly Plan, Subscriptions and Resource Providers can be described in the following way: Tenant: One or more individuals consuming services from the Windows Azure Pack via a subscription. Plan: Contains one or more services (Resource Providers: VM, DB, Web,… Read more

Troubleshooting Windows Azure Pack and Gallery Items (Part 2)

Hello Readers   Following up from the previous blog post (Troubleshooting Windows Azure Pack and Gallery Items (Part 1)) it’s now time to talk about potential challenges you might run into when configuring and deploying Gallery Items (VM Roles) using Windows Azure Pack (WAP) and Virtual Machine Manager (VMM). After I have installed the Windows… Read more

Enabling Chargeback in a Service Provider Cloud by Kristian Nese

If you read Michael Lubanski’s article on whether you have a private cloud or not, you’ll understand that in order to actually have a “cloud” you need to enable the five essential characteristics of cloud computing. If you don’t meet those requirements, it’s not a bad thing – it just means that you don’t have… Read more