How much would you trust Microsoft Azure?

If you are working with Microsoft Cloud sometimes, you may have heard about Microsoft Trust Center where Microsoft proves to its customers a trustworthy platform. From the center, Microsoft shows not only compliance achievement but also security privacy and its practices. To Microsoft Azure specifically,…

Protecting your Azure Virtual Machine with Microsoft Antimalware

The world of virus and malware are unpredictable. There are many historically stories about the virus for example Conflicker or Nimda which damaged hugely to hijacked network. The most recent story is ransomware WannaCry which is considered the largest attack in the world. Some of…

Security shared responsibility in Azure IaaS

Cloud computing is heterogeneously broad, relating to variety of software services to hardware infrastructure. Nevertheless, people are still following the U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), defining three service models: Software as a Service (SaaS): this is the model when cloud consumer has…

Microsoft Invitation makes my browser look hijacked?

We all know when granting permission to an account, this account will receive an invitation email that link to the Microsoft Invitation page. Today when doing some stuffs of authorization, I realized that Microsoft would make something *perhaps not correct* to make people feel scary….

What is securitydata resource group in Microsoft Azure?

If you happen to see a strange securitydata resource group in your Azure subscription, you would be pretty much surprised what the heck it is. You would be angry on someone in your cloud team if the Azure subscription is shared to every member. Even you…

I will be speaking at Singapore Global Azure Bootcamp 2017

Updated: You can download my slide from here and pre-order my upcoming book with an exclusive price at only $9.99 from http://amzn.com/B07117YWFZ Last year I participated in Singapore Global Azure Bootcamp 2016 as a speaker, talking about planning and deploying SharePoint 2013 on Microsoft Azure. This…

Deploying a single SharePoint Server 2016 Farm on Azure IaaS

One of the big advantages of Microsoft Azure I often introduce to folks surrounding me is how quick I can provision an environment for demonstration . As a SharePoint geek, you would love to see how the latest on-premises version looks like. I know you…