Microsoft Azure Storage Explorer

This is an interesting new tool for anyone managing Azure storage. Microsoft Azure Storage Explorer (Preview) is a standalone tool to easily work with your Azure Storage Accounts. This preview release enables you to easily work with Blob Storage: create and delete containers; upload, download, and delete blobs, and search across all your containers and your blobs. For developers and ops, there are more advanced issues to work with SAS keys and Policies. With the free Storage Explorer, you’re in full control of your assets. See this webpage.

Exam Prep Session for Exam 70-533: Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions

This Exam Prep session is designed for people experienced with programming using Azure who are interested in taking the 70-533 (Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions) exam. You can expect to review the topics covered in this exam in a fast-paced format, as well as receive some valuable test taking techniques. You will leave with an understanding of how Microsoft certification works, the key topics covered in the exams, and an exhaustive look at resources for getting ready for the exam. The session is led by a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT), experienced in delivering sessions on these topics.

Microsoft Azure: Linux Virtual Machine Management with Kundana Palagiri

Scott talks with Senior Program Manager Kundana Palagiri about Linux Virtual Machine Management. She teaches Scott how to have Azure automatically run shell scripts on Azure VMs as they provision without having to manually SSH into each machine. She also covers Chef and Puppet and how Azure supports both now!