Category Archives: Azure

Upgrading AD FS to Windows Server 2016 FBL

This article will describe how to install new ADFS 2016 farm or upgrade existing AD FS Windows Server 2012 R2 farm to AD FS in Windows Server 2016. Prerequisites: ADFS Role in Windows Server 2016 Administrative privilege in both ADFS … Continue reading

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ADFS 4.0 Step by Step Guide: Federating with Workday

This article provides step by step guidelines to implement single sign on using ADFS 4.0 as the identity provider and Workday as the identifier and service provider. Important Note: Workday does not provide a service provider metadata XML file to … Continue reading

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Create Azure Internal Load Balancer using PowerShell

Input Parameters: Subnets: Subnet_10.x.x.x Resource Groups (Service Name): ServerGroup1 VMs: Server1, Server2 InternalLoadBalancerName: InternalLB1 Port: 443 Find the Subnets where you would like to create a internal load balancer. Get-AzureVNetSite Find the VMs which you would like to add to … Continue reading

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Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V VS VMware vSphere 6

Windows Server 2016 Hyper-V vs. VMware vSphere 6 – Virtualization Comparison

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Configuring EMC DD Boost with Veeam Availability Suite

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This article provides a tour of the configuration steps required to integrate EMC Data Domain System with Veeam Availability Suite 9 as well as provides benefits of using EMC DD Boost for backup application. Data Domain Boost (DD Boost) software … Continue reading

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Microsoft Software Defined Storage AKA Scale-out File Server (SOFS)

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Business Challenges: $/IOPS and $/TB Continuous Availability Fault Tolerance Storage Performance Segregation of production, development and disaster recovery storage De-duplication of unstructured data Segregation of data between production site and disaster recovery site Continuous break fix of Distributed File Systems … Continue reading

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Microsoft Multi-Site Failover Cluster for DR & Business Continuity

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Not every organisation looses millions of dollar per second but some does. An organisation may not loose millions of dollar per second but consider customer service and reputation are number one priority. These type of business wants their workflow to … Continue reading

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