Technical Blog

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...

RHCSA: Configure NTP

Time is incredibly important to a server, especially in production. Accurate timing is essential for logging & auditing. Some cloud integration tools will not work if the time is out of sync NTP (Network Time Protocol) NTP keeps servers synchronized with the correct time. NTP can use either network-based servers,...

RHCSA: Managing Users & Groups

Managing Users Getting relevant user information can be done in a few different ways. the id command the getent command Manually looking at /etc/passwd, /etc/shadow and /etc/group How to change User Information The easiest way to change user information is by using the usermod command. c – Modify the user’s...