Security

Azure Storage support for Azure Active Directory based access control generally available

Monday, March 25, 2019

We are pleased to announce the general availability of Azure AD based access control for Azure Storage Blobs and Queues. Enterprises can now grant specific data access permissions to users and service identities from Azure AD using Azure’s Role-based access control (RBAC).

Principal PM Manager, Microsoft Azure Storage

Microsoft Azure portal March 2019 update

Thursday, March 14, 2019

This month’s updates includes Virtual Network Gateway overview page changes, new full-screen DNS Zone and Load Balancer create blades, management group integration with Activity Log, redesigned overview blades for certain services within Azure Database, multiple changes to the Security Center, and more updates to Intune.

Principal Group Program Manager, Azure portal

Best practices to consider before deploying a network virtual appliance

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

A network virtual appliance (NVA) is a virtual appliance primarily focused on network functions virtualization. A typical network virtual appliance involves various layers of four to seven functions like firewall, WAN optimizer, application delivery controllers, routers, load balancers, IDS/IPS, proxies, SD-WAN edge, and more.

Principal Program Manager, Azure Networking