Tag Archives: vm

Walkthrough: How to use and configure reservations to save money

When consuming cloud services, customers benefit from the pay-what-you-use billing model. That means that you only pay what you have provisioned and use. If you delete a resource, you will not pay for it anymore. This gives customers very good … Continue reading

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Azure Guest Policy Configuration – A look behind the curtain

If you work with Azure you probably heard of Azure Policy. It’s a key component for governing your infrastructure and services to audit and enforce proper compliance. Azure policy can not only be used to audit and govern Azure resources, … Continue reading

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SCOM: Disable Virtual Machine Monitoring when using the Veeam 6.x MP

One awesome way to monitor ESX/vSphere¬†infrastructures by SCOM is using the Veeam¬†MP 6.x. This MP uses collectors to talk to the ESX/vSphere¬†infrastructure, collect data from the physical infrastructure as well as from virtual machines and submit those to SCOM. After … Continue reading

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