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Speaking at geekmania 2016

For many years – since 2007 – I have been a speaker at the annual technical conference “geekmania” in Switzerland. It’s the time of the year again when the geeky conference comes to live! This year in the Pathé Cinema … Continue reading

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My new certification: MCSD – Azure Solutions Architect … or why I re-focus

Normally I do not blog about certifications I earned, but this one is somewhat special. The IT industry is transitioning, going through huge changes and the term “cloud” is in everyone’s head. This change will also impact many IT companies. … Continue reading

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Speaker @ System Center Universe (SCU) APAC 2015

This year I have a chance to present at System Center Universe APAC in Singapore – as far as I remember this is the first time I present in Asia More than 20 speakers that you might know from the … Continue reading

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Microsoft Azure Operational Insights – use SCOM and the alert intelligence pack

In my last post I explained how servers can be connected directly with OpInsights. Another option is to use an on premise SCOM infrastructure. While you are already collecting information with SCOM, you can still forward information to OpInsights for further … Continue reading

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Microsoft Azure Operational Insights – basics and direct agent communications

OpInsights is a Microsoft cloud-based service that gives you the ability to collect, combine, correlate and visualize data from your infrastructure without having to build anything on your own. You just need to connect your servers to OpInsight – either … Continue reading

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System Center Universe is coming closer – some facts before we get started! #SCU_Europe

System Center Universe Europe is the European community event of the year if you are interested in Microsoft cloud, datacenter and workplace topics. Happening in Basel-Switzerland from September 17-19 2014, top speakers and community experts from around the world will … Continue reading

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Connect to a Linux VM on Windows Azure – Part 2/2

This is the second part of the series that will walk you through the process of connecting to a Linux VM that runs on Windows Azure. The first part was focused on SSH connections using regular credentials. This post will … Continue reading

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