Azure web apps,managed identities and keyvault – Note from the field

Hello everyone, This will be a short blog post of something I noticed in Azure when using managed identities, Azure keyvault and web apps. The scenario was the following: we had a few web apps running in Azure which had to authenticate with an API gateway using client certificates. In order to facilitate this we … Continue reading Azure web apps,managed identities and keyvault – Note from the field

Extending monitoring with Squared Up Web API – A Citrix Netscaler example.

Introduction Today I will talk about an interesting use case for Citrix Netscaler monitoring with the Squared Up Web API tile. Keep in mind that this is only used for visualization purposes, as the Web API tile will not alert on anything. I am using the Web API tile to supplement the Netscaler management pack … Continue reading Extending monitoring with Squared Up Web API – A Citrix Netscaler example.

Hyper-V Integration Services script to update your Windows VM’s

Hello everyone, A while back I blogged about an issue with SCOM management servers taking too long to snapshot, which caused the resource pools to become unstable. As these management servers ran on Hyper-V, updating the integration services significantly shortened the backup snapshotting process, causing a lot less resource pool failures. Since the release of … Continue reading Hyper-V Integration Services script to update your Windows VM’s