Category Archives: Automation

Azure Automation versus Orchestrator

Fight! A while ago, I have created a solution using System Center Orchestrator for a customer. Although it was OK, most of the solution was created using PowerShell scripts. I…

Using MSOMS Alerts with Remediation Runbooks

  Microsoft recently put Operations Management Suite Alerts feature on public preview. Official announcement is here. One of the greatest features along with alerting itself is the possibility of triggering…

Very Useful MVA Courses

If you have never checked Microsoft Virtual Academy, stop what you are doing and go check it! But grab a coffee first. There is a lot available to learn. I…

Stopping specific VMs every night with Azure Automation

As many companies start to use Windows Azure as a development and test environment, the need for cost saving in the subscriptions start to become a real issue. I run…