AZ-100 – Create and Configure Storage Accounts – Study Notes #5

This article covers the “Create and configure storage accounts” section of the AZ-100 Exam and is part of my AZ-100 Study Notes series. Configure network access to the storage account Network Access to storage accounts may be managed in the following manner – Navigate to the resource group Select ‘Firewalls and virtual networks’ in the Settings menu. Choose the ‘Allow access from’ field from either … Continue reading AZ-100 – Create and Configure Storage Accounts – Study Notes #5

AZ-100 – Manage Resource Groups – Study Notes #4

This article covers the “Manage Resource Groups” section of the AZ-100 Exam and is part of my AZ-100 Study Notes series. Use Azure policies for resource groups Azure policies are a tool to enforce governance and allow organisations to apply various restrictions or effects on resources. They may be assigned to either Subscriptions as a whole which will roll down to all resources within or … Continue reading AZ-100 – Manage Resource Groups – Study Notes #4

AZ-100 – Analyze Resource Utilization and Consumption – Study Notes #3

This article covers the “Analyze resource utilization and consumption” section of the AZ-100 Exam and is part of my AZ-100 Study Notes series. Configure diagnostic settings on resources Diagnostic Settings is located on Virtual Machines and can be found under the Monitoring section of the navigation You must enable Diagnostics on a machine by going to ‘Diagnostics settings’ and then selecting a storage account to … Continue reading AZ-100 – Analyze Resource Utilization and Consumption – Study Notes #3

AZ-100 – Manage Azure Subscriptions – Study Notes #2

This article covers the “Manage Azure Subscriptions” section of the AZ-100 Exam and is part of my AZ-100 Study Notes series. Administration Rights At the subscription level, a user may be granted Administrator rights by doing the following – Select Subscriptions Select the subscription to assign roles within Click ‘Access control (IAM)’ Click ‘Add’ then ‘Add role assignment’ which will open the ‘Add role assignment’ … Continue reading AZ-100 – Manage Azure Subscriptions – Study Notes #2

AZ-100 – Microsoft Azure Infrastructure and Deployment – Study Notes #1

This series will cover various study notes as I study for the Azure Infrastructure and Deployment exam. The exam covers the sections below which I will flesh out in their own articles as I learn more. Any published articles may be reached by clicking the heading links for each section – Manage Azure subscriptions and resources (15-20%) Manage Azure subscriptions May include but not limited … Continue reading AZ-100 – Microsoft Azure Infrastructure and Deployment – Study Notes #1

Powershell – Error Logging Module

This is my new blog to discuss various things that don’t fit into SPandCRM.com. I’ll be posting various things from PowerShell clips, exam study notes and pretty much anything else I feel like doing a write-up on.

We quite often use PowerShell scripts in scheduled tasks and the likes to carry out automated maintenance, backups etc as many people do. But how do you handle when things go wrong?

This small script aims to solve that by allowing logging and email notifications to be easily set up in any PowerShell script. Simply drop it in at the top and follow the instructions to enable easy logging of your scripts.

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