Category Archives: Cloud

Useful tips to find the resource types under the azure policy.

In our organization, we have restrictions to use all the services in azure and have to work with the different teams to enable the resource types in policy for the resources. Recently I was working to add the non-azure VM … Continue reading

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Issue connecting Azure VM using Azure AD from our laptop 

Azure AD has been configured and we are able to login to the Azure VM from another Azure VM using the AD credentials but it is getting failed when we try to connect using our local laptop. One of the … Continue reading

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Ports required for the AD

Lots of links talk about the ports required for the AD connection and in my environment below ports are enabled and able to add the client to the AD with DNS registred. TCP_636  TCP_3268  TCP_3269 TCP_88  UDP_88  TCP_53 UDP_53  TCP_445 UDP_445  … Continue reading

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cfn-lint useful tool for the CloudFormation.

Recently had the chance to learn about the CFN-LINT tool which is a very useful tool to validate the CloudFormation template directly using the editor and it makes us create the CF without any error and secured. https://github.com/aws-cloudformation/cfn-python-lint

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Amazon FSx for Windows File Server

  Amazon FSx for Windows File Server provides a fully managed native Microsoft Windows file system. Amazon FSx provides NTFS file systems that can be accessed from up to thousands of compute instances using the SMB protocol (SMB 2.0 to 3.1.1).  … Continue reading

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