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Troubleshooting Slow Azure Virtual Desktop (AVD) Logons
How does the AVD (Azure Virtual Desktop) logon process work? Understand this process and how to troubleshoot and diagnose the cause of slow logons and logon failures. Learn how to proactively monitor the whole component chain including Group Policies, DNS, Reverse Connect, FSLogix Profiles, Azure Active Directory and Azure AD Connect.
Azure AD Monitoring
As the Azure cloud administrator, you need to know who is accessing your cloud resources, how they are access it, what they access, what changed, when they access and from where, etc? Learn how to proactively monitor, examine, and audit the Azure AD Sign-in log to improve security and ensure users can access the applications they need securely.
Azure AD Audit Logs
Learn how proactively monitoring and recording the data in the Azure AD Audit log ensures that you will have access to critical compliance data beyond Microsoft’s 30-day default retention period and will be alerted to changes in you Azure AD deployment that may impact on users or security.
Cloud Application Performance Monitoring
How to Build a Successful Application Performance Monitoring Strategy When Moving to the CloudSource: APM in the new normal, survey by eG Innovations and DevOps InstituteCloud adoption is increasing at a rapid pace. The eG Innovations & DevOps Institute APM survey indicates that 88% of organizations are using at least one...
Azure AD Monitoring Tips and Strategies
Monitoring and Alerting on Azure AD App Client Secret and Certificate Expirations The Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) is Microsoft’s cloud-based identity and access management (IAM) service and an identity provider (IdP). Azure AD is the backbone for authentication in Microsoft 365 and for thousands of cloud-based SaaS applications. Azure AD provides...
Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) – 101
This is a multi-part series that covers monitoring Microsoft Azure Active Directory (AD). In this blog post, which is part 1 of the series, you will learn about and understand Microsoft Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) and how it is different from an on-premises Active Directory (AD). As technology keeps evolving, companies increasingly look to...
Azure Virtual Desktop Monitoring
Using Azure Monitor for Monitoring Azure Virtual Desktop (AVD) and Estimating Your Costs In my last blog, I wrote about how to set up Azure Monitor for WVD leveraging a Log Analytics Workspace. In this next installment I’ll cover how you can proceed from this point and add in thresholds on metrics and signals that when crossed will generate alerts which can...
Choosing Azure Instances for Microsoft AVD: Community and Vendor Resources
Microsoft WVD is the most popular desktop-as-a-service offering in the cloud today. In this blog, we present various community and vendor resources that can help you choose the right Azure instances for your Microsoft WVD deployment.