Technical Blog

An indepth guide to PowerShell

Windows PowerShell is a vast subject, the aim of this guide is to provide system administrators a simple, usable guide to the fundamentals of PowerShell. We will also demonstrate scripts and commands which can be used in typical day-to-day tasks. This guide will give you the basic steps to get...

How to Secure Clou­d Infrastructure

This is a copy of an article I wrote for Atlantic.Net – All Rights Reserved Demand for cloud computing has grown exponentially in 2020­, the Covid-19 global pandemic has seen many businesses fast track their cloud migration strategy, and transition business-critical workloads to the cloud. Atlantic.Net has been providing managed...

MySQL Database Administration Essential Guide

MySQL|MariaDB Database Administration and SQL Language Basics In this MySQL Tutorial article, I will introduce you to the basic Administrative Tasks needed for MySQL. The purpose is to give system administrators the ability to perform some basic administration tasks before escalating to a qualified DBA. MySQL is a high-performance database...

Setup Plex Media Server on RHL Linux

What is Plex Media Server? Plex Media Server is a great application for sharing your personal media at home and over the internet. I use it to stream my music over the internet to my phone when I am commuting to work, but it can also be used to stream...

Migrate VMware workloads to Azure

Migrating Production workloads is a big task. One that requires planning and consideration. If you are taking on Azure Migration as part of your business, be aware that this should be project managed, with clear guidelines and goal objectives. Azure Migrate Planning and Assessment Azure migrate is the product used...

Kusto Query Language

KQL – The Kusto Query Language

The Kusto engine is a query language created by Microsoft. I use it day-to-day primarily for Azure Monitor log queries. This blog will focus solely on Azure Log Analytics. KQL also works well with: Azure Log Analytics Azure Application Insights Windows Defender ATP Azure Security Center Machine Learning Microsoft provides...

How to configure SSL HTTPS in Grafana

Here is a quick guide to configuring a self-signed SSL certificate in Grafana, allowing you to browse to: https://your_server:3000 What is Grafana? If you need monitoring dashboards, using Grafana and Prometheus will give you a great solution. Check out https://grafana.com and https://prometheus.io to start your Journey. Grafana SSL SSL is...