Azure Key Vault life cycle management – Part 1

The What? Azure Key Vault is a resource for storing and accessing secrets, key and certificates. But if a company need to have a rotation for these identifications? Azure key Vault has the possibility to enable key rotation and auditing, but this needs to be configured and is not a default feature. For those identifications, … More Azure Key Vault life cycle management – Part 1

Concept: Azure Log Analytics to an alert dashboard in PowerApps

After reviewing the Azure Log Analytics connector and working a lot with Azure Log Analytics, I have chosen to create a concept to use Kusto queries and displaying the results on a dashboard in a power app. This concept has not been implemented in production and is merely an example of how to combine Azure … More Concept: Azure Log Analytics to an alert dashboard in PowerApps

MS Flow 08 – Timesheet check for Project Service Automation (PSA – Microsoft Dynamics 365)

Losing a lot of time by checking everyone’s timesheet if the work week has been completely registered in the PSA timesheet portal. In Belgium, most of the employees have 40 hours working week. In this MS Flow, a check will be performed every Friday evening around 8 PM.  Defining some variables that later will be … More MS Flow 08 – Timesheet check for Project Service Automation (PSA – Microsoft Dynamics 365)

MS Flow 07 – Don’t miss any #callforspreakers on Twitter

Get notified about #callforspreakers Twitter messages and don’t miss any request for speakers. Get notifications about Twitter messages including some hashtags, then searching on Twitter for them. The Twitter connector in Microsoft Flow can help us with this. In this example, the following process will be automated. Searching in new tweets that including the following … More MS Flow 07 – Don’t miss any #callforspreakers on Twitter

MS Flow 06 – Environments and Data Protection – How-to!

Intro Power Platform of Microsoft (PowerApps, Microsoft Flow and PowerBI) are tools that will help you, with your digital transformation 4.0. In the coming years, we will look at digital transformation 4.0 to optimize are business processes, production environments, healthcare, … Currently I hear a lot of customers that are really have the need to … More MS Flow 06 – Environments and Data Protection – How-to!

Azure AD – Protect cloud administrator access with MFA and Yubikey NEO

Today, It’s very important that we protect are cloud administrator accounts with a second verification method. Multi-factor authentication, makes it more difficult for an attacker to break-in. Even when the attacker has manage to learn the password of the global administrator account, is still useless without having possession of that second authentication method.  In this … More Azure AD – Protect cloud administrator access with MFA and Yubikey NEO

CentOS 7.X on Raspberry PI 3

Install What do we need? Download the image of the latest Centos 7.X for Raspberry PI for the ARM platform. Current image: CentOS 7.6.1810 LINK: http://centos-altarch.reloumirrors.net/7.6.1810/isos/armhfp/CentOS-Userland-7-armv7hl-RaspberryPI-Minimal-1810-sda.raw.xz Remove the SD card for your Raspberry PI device and put them in your personal laptop or pc. I have used Win32 Disk Imager to install the image onto the Micro … More CentOS 7.X on Raspberry PI 3

Deploy Azure VM Windows Server and beyond, with Terraform

In the previous blogs , we have seen an example how-to deploy a infrastructure in Azure for the network part. Now a step further in the deployment process we will add a Windows Server 2016 to the environment.  In this blog we will show you following examples: Deploy  a virtual machine with the Azure RM … More Deploy Azure VM Windows Server and beyond, with Terraform

Terraform – Tip – provider.azurerm: no suitable version installed

Getting this kind of error: Plugin reinitialization required. Please run “terraform init”. Reason: Could not satisfy plugin requirements. Plugins are external binaries that Terraform uses to access and manipulate resources. The configuration provided requires plugins which can’t be located, don’t satisfy the version constraints, or are otherwise incompatible. 1 error(s) occurred: provider.azurerm: no suitable version … More Terraform – Tip – provider.azurerm: no suitable version installed

MS Flow 05 – Buttons, Excel, Approvals and notifications

Intro Buttons, Excel, Approvals and notification in one MS Flow. Tracking a starting and end point into Excel, by triggering a button. This is a flow that I will talk about today! The solution will have two Flow’s that could be triggered by a button. The values will be added to an excel file that … More MS Flow 05 – Buttons, Excel, Approvals and notifications