Azure in 5 Minutes

  Welcome!  My team will be doing a number of videos around various components in Azure. The goal of this series is to give you very short messages around a number of the key Azure components needed to build a solution on Azure.  We will start with the basics and build from there.  This page…

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Azure in 5 Minutes: Azure in 5 Minutes: Changing the Service Administrator (and why)

    Woody Walton I recently dealt with a support situation where a partner had to migrate resources from one account and subscription to another.   In order to do this, Microsoft Support required the source and destination subscriptions to have the exact same “service administrator” settings.  As this is not at all intuitive in the…

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Azure in 5 Minutes: Managing your customer accounts in Azure

Partners, Over the past 18 months I’ve been working closely with many partners that resell customer solutions on Azure.  One of the initial challenges partners face with Azure is how to properly setup and manage their customer accounts, ensuring the best possible management experience moving forward.  There are many variables to consider when setting up…

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Azure in 5 Minutes: Backup and Restore your entire Azure IaaS Virtual Machine!

In March of 2015, Azure Backup added support for backing up entire Virtual Machines from the Azure Admin Portal.  Azure VM backup is a feature of Azure Backup and is initiated in the “Recovery Services” section of your Azure Admin Portal.  Watch the following video to see how easy it is to backup and restore…

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Azure in 5 Minutes: Configuring Azure Backup

Onur Dogruoz In this video, I will walk you through the setup and configuration of Azure backup vault and backup schedules on Windows Server. You will see how easy it is to get your data protected with Azure. Be sure to check out our whole series of “Azure in 5 Minutes” blogs and videos at…

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Azure in 5 Minutes: Azure Active Directory Application Integration

Partners, Watch a demo of how to add an application integration to your user accounts in Azure Active Directory.  Give users one web portal to access ALL of their SaaS applications, whether they are on their laptop, tablet or phone!  Your users may be using several SaaS solutions, but will only have to remember one…

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Azure in 5 Minutes: Cloud App Discovery

Partners, Watch a quick demo of setting up Azure Cloud Application Discovery, an Azure service (currently in Preview) that provides insight into the SaaS solutions being used in an organization.  Use Cloud App Discovery to determine which SaaS applications are being used in your customer’s environment and how often they are being accessed.  Impress your…

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Azure in 5 Minutes: Uploading A Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard Server Image to Azure

Matt HesterSr. Partner Technology Strategist Microsoft SMB&D In this Azure in 5 Minutes video I take a quick look at uploading an image of Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard Server to Azure.  What is great about this process is while I show how to upload a Windows Server, this process could be used to upload…

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