Virtual Machines

Introducing the new Dv3 and Ev3 VM sizes

Thursday, July 13, 2017

We are excited to announce the general availability of our new Dv3 VM sizes. We are also changing the naming for the high memory D sizes (D11-D14) to become the Ev3 family. These new sizes introduce Hyper-Threading Technology running on the Intel® Broadwell E5-2673 v4 2.3GHz processor, and the Intel® Haswell 2.4 GHz E5-2673 v3.

Principal Program Manager

Nested Virtualization in Azure

Thursday, July 13, 2017

We announced nested virtualization support coming to Azure with Dv3 or Ev3 series at //build session last month. Today we are excited to announce that you can now enable nested virtualization using the Dv3 and Ev3 VM sizes.

Senior Program Manager

Tracking configuration changes for your Azure VM

Thursday, July 6, 2017

In this blog post, I will talk about how to use the Change Tracking solution to detect in-guest changes on your Azure VMs. Right from within your Azure VM you can quickly assess details of changes that occurred across your system. We currently support tracking Software, Files, Windows Registry, Windows Services, and Linux Daemons.

Program Manager

Mesosphere DCOS, Azure, Docker, VMware & Everything Between – SSH Authorized Keys

Thursday, July 6, 2017

After clearing out all the security-related tweaks, configurations, and having all of our DC/OS cluster nodes installed with the Docker engine. We will dive into part 3 for this series, when it’s time to create the SSH authorized keys file and establish the trust relationships between the bootstrap node to all other nodes in the cluster.

Cloud Solutions Architect

Mesosphere DCOS, Azure, Docker, VMware and everything between – Security & Docker Engine Installation

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

In part 2 of this series, we will start to dive into DC/OS 1.9 installation on top of vSphere. Mesosphere offers few ways to deploy a fully working cluster and since I wanted to see how everything is really connected, I have chosen the advanced installation method. We will start with some Linux related adjustments and the Docker engine deployment.

Cloud Solutions Architect