Profiling Slow MySQL Queries In Azure With EXPLAIN

 

Azure Database for MySQL is a PaaS (Platform as a Service) solution that Microsoft offers on Azure. Using Azure managed services for MySQL enables one to easily build an intelligent and secure application.

It often happens that a simple query can become a bottleneck impacting the entire database performance. MySQL integrates a very useful tool – the EXPLAIN […]

By |August 20th, 2018|Azure How To, IT Management, Microsoft Azure|0 Comments

Azure Secrets on GitHub Repositories

 

Developers worldwide host their projects on GitHub with the majority using GitHub public repositories for their open source work. While being a great way to contribute to the community, it does come with things to keep in mind. Particularly around managing credentials and other things.

Azure secrets include authentication credentials that should not be made publicly available […]

By |August 20th, 2018|IT Management, Microsoft Azure|0 Comments

Protection Of Machines With Managed Disks Using Azure Site Recovery

Microsoft has recently announced the ability of Azure Site Recovery (ASR) to set up Disaster Recovery (DR) for IaaS VMs using managed disks. This feature allows ASR to become an all-encompassing disaster recovery solution for applications hosted on IaaS VMs, including those hosted on VMs with managed disks.

Managed disks allow for storage management simplification as well as […]

By |August 16th, 2018|Microsoft Azure|0 Comments

Windows Azure – Secure Your Connection String

 

In this blog post, we are going to cover how to import the private key to Windows Azure.

In this technique, there is a role of the Windows Azure administrator who is the private key holder. His main task is to:

Make the private/public key pair and select a password to secure the private key
Backup […]

By |August 15th, 2018|Microsoft Azure|0 Comments

General Availability of Azure Event Grid

Modern applications put the flexibility of the cloud to a good use by getting themselves distant from the monolithic architectures by means of a set of distinct services, all working together. This includes two kinds of services i.e. foundational services offered by a cloud platform such as Azure and application-specific services.

Event-driven execution has secured its […]

By |August 15th, 2018|Microsoft Azure|0 Comments

Azure Data Lake Storage in Storage Explorer

The public preview of the Azure Data Lake Storage has been announced. It provides a rich GUI for the Azure Data Lake Storage and has also been the top customer’s priority for a really long time as well. Now the official public preview supports Azure Data Lake Storage (ADLS) in the Azure Storage Explorer (ASE). Upon […]

By |August 14th, 2018|Microsoft Azure|0 Comments

How to develop Go Apps for Azure with the Go SDK

The latest Azure SDK for Go will help the Azure developers to develop applications for Azure with Go. The SDK features connecting the data sources like Cosmos DB and Azure Storage, deploying Azure resources programmatically, authenticating users, and much more. 

Why use Go? In today’s digitally transformed world, developer and software efficiency have a major impact on […]

By |August 14th, 2018|Microsoft Azure|0 Comments

The Public Preview of Azure Zone Redundant Storage (ZRS)

The public preview of Azure Zone Redundant Storage (ZRS) has been announced. ZRS makes the development of highly available applications very simple by having three samples of data stored in 3 different Availability Zones that too with inserts and updates being performed to the stored data synchronously throughout these Availability Zones. This makes reading and […]

By |August 13th, 2018|Cloud Platforms, General, IT Management, Microsoft Azure|0 Comments

GPU-Enabled Clusters On Azure Get An Accelerated Spark

An exceptional convergence of big data is demonstrated by the ability to have Spark run on a GPU-enabled cluster. During the past decades, the explosion of the GPU market has been witnessed when companies decided to integrate workflows like AI and other HPC into their businesses. Tensorflow is a framework which serves the motive of […]

By |August 13th, 2018|General, Microsoft Azure|0 Comments

Insight Into Azure Redis Cache Geo-Replication

Recovering the data can be really difficult especially when there are no software tools to do so. Redis Cache provides several Azure services that allow the manufacturers and IT professionals to build seamless recovery plans with the geo-replication support.

One might be thinking, what is Redis Cache after all, right? It is a Microsoft Azure’s Cache-as-a-service […]

By |August 10th, 2018|Cloud Platforms, Microsoft Azure|0 Comments