Azure PowerTip 3: Don’t get lost in Azure. Use the “Interactive Azure Platform Big Picture”.

This post introduces the “Interactive Azure Platform Big Picture” hosted at: http://azureplatform.azurewebsites.net/en-us/ I just stumbled across this recently. But I LOVE it! It is very easy to get lost in the hundreds of Azure services and building blocks. Of course, you get a lot of info from the Azure Service Directory: https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/services/   Or the […]

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Azure PowerTip 2: So what exactly is “Classic Azure”, “V1”, V2” and “ARM”?

Especially Azure beginners often struggle with the differences between the classic deployment model in Azure and the Azure Resource Manager (ARM) model. This posts explains the differences from my point of view. Have fun reading. So what is “classic” and what is “ARM”? As you might or might not know, there are two different deployment […]

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Azure PowerTip 1: Installing Azure Powershell using the Web Platform Installer

This post explains how to install the Microsoft Azure Powershell Commandlets using the Web Platform Installer (WPI). Today, there are a multitude of ways how you can manage your Microsoft Azure Resources. Often, I find myself fiddling around in the Azure Portal and creating, deleting and configuring stuff. However, since I have become a big […]

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Application Insights – Part 8: Extending the Power of Application Insights with Glimpse and PowerBI

This series of blog posts will tell you everything you need to know about application insights. Part 1: The Basics Part 2: Is Application Insights really that “easy to add”? Part 3: Is Application Insights really that “easy to use”? Part 4: Application Monitoring with Application Insights Part 5: Troubleshooting Failures with Application Insights Part […]

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Application Insights – Part 7: Availability Monitoring and Web Testing with Application Insights

This series of blog posts will tell you everything you need to know about application insights. Part 1: The Basics Part 2: Is Application Insights really that “easy to add”? Part 3: Is Application Insights really that “easy to use”? Part 4: Application Monitoring with Application Insights Part 5: Troubleshooting Failures with Application Insights Part […]

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Application Insights – Part 6: Troubleshooting Performance Problems with Application Insights

This series of blog posts will tell you everything you need to know about application insights. Part 1: The Basics Part 2: Is Application Insights really that “easy to add”? Part 3: Is Application Insights really that “easy to use”? Part 4: Application Monitoring with Application Insights Part 5: Troubleshooting Failures with Application Insights Part […]

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Application Insights – Part 5: Troubleshooting Failures with Application Insights

This series of blog posts will tell you everything you need to know about application insights. Part 1: The Basics Part 2: Is Application Insights really that “easy to add”? Part 3: Is Application Insights really that “easy to use”? Part 4: Application Monitoring with Application Insights Part 5: Troubleshooting Failures with Application Insights Part […]

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Application Insights – Part 4: Application Monitoring with Application Insights

This series of blog posts will tell you everything you need to know about application insights. Part 1: The Basics Part 2: Is Application Insights really that “easy to add”? Part 3: Is Application Insights really that “easy to use”? Part 4: Application Monitoring with Application Insights Part 5: Troubleshooting Failures with Application Insights Part […]

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Application Insights – Part 3: Is Application Insights really that “Easy to Use”?

This series of blog posts will tell you everything you need to know about application insights. Part 1: The Basics Part 2: Is Application Insights really that “easy to add”? Part 3: Is Application Insights really that “easy to use”? Part 4: Application Monitoring with Application Insights Part 5: Troubleshooting Failures with Application Insights Part […]

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Application Insights – Part 2: Is Application Insights really that “Easy to Add”?

This series of blog posts will tell you everything you need to know about application insights. Part 1: The Basics Part 2: Is Application Insights really that “easy to add”? Part 3: Is Application Insights really that “easy to use”? Part 4: Application Monitoring with Application Insights Part 5: Troubleshooting Failures with Application Insights Part […]

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Application Insights – Part 1: The Basics

This series of blog posts will tell you everything you need to know about application insights. Part 1: The Basics Part 2: Is Application Insights really that “easy to add”? Part 3: Is Application Insights really that “easy to use”? Part 4: Application Monitoring with Application Insights Part 5: Troubleshooting Failures with Application Insights Part […]

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Mobile Enterprise with Microsoft Azure at Microsoft Solutions User Group (MSUGS)

I recently held a talk for the Microsoft Solutions User Group (MSUGS) www.msugs.ch 03.02.2016 Microsoft Solutions User Group (MSUGS.cs)  – Mobile Enterprise mit Microsoft Azure The session was about mobile development using Cordova and Azure. In an end-to-end sample we showed how a cross-platform mobile application can be implemented using Cordova and Visual Studio 2015. […]

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AzureAdventures: Cannot Create Mobile Service Error 500

When you try to create an azure mobile service, based on an existing Azure database, you could get the following error message: The following mobile service was not created: ‘asdfasdfasdfasdf’. Error 500 And in the details: {"message":"Please try again. If the problem persists, contact support.","ErrorMessage":"Please try again. If the problem persists, contact support.", "httpStatusCode":"InternalServerError", "operationTrackingId":"","stackTrace":null,"Padding":null} […]

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