How to Securely Connect to Your Azure Sql Database?

This post was first published at Medium The topic of #cybersecurity has been hot recently, especially when it comes to databases where data is stored. This article summarizes some best practices and options related to network security setup for Azure SQL. Now, let’s start! First, let’s look at a common use case for Azure SQL. Suppose we have a VM on Azure, in order to be able to connect to Azure SQL Database from this VM, the Azure cloud provides 4 options for us.

Azure Tips Issue 1 —Azure Security Monitoring Tools, Data Storage, Dynamic Data Masking, Resource Deployments

#1 Azure Security Monitoring Tools Microsoft Azure provides the following monitoring tools, which can be used to observe operations and detect abnormal behavior. Azure Security Center Strengthens the security posture of your data centers, and provides advanced threat protection across your workloads in the cloud (whether they’re in Azure or not) and on-premises. Get a unified view into the infrastructure and resources provisioned for the workload. Azure Sentinel Use the native security information event management (SIEM) and security orchestration automated response (SOAR) solution on Azure.

Keep Learning Keep Growing - How to Use Azure AI for Chest X Ray Diagnosis

I recently participated in the “MVP Challenge-Azure Data & AI Challenge” organized by Microsoft, which enables participants to learn Azure data and AI technologies and allows Microsoft MVPs from all over the world to compete together and share their learning progress.

Talk About The Brand-New Microsoft Mesh Platform From A Developer's Perspective

As a developer, I'm keen to know more about this interesting platform from a developer's perspective. So the following are the information I collected and some idea I want to share with you.

Azure Functions Best Practice — Reuse Client Instances, In Two Different Ways

This post was first published at Medium Azure Functions is an event-driven serverless compute service available on Microsoft Azure Cloud. You can create a new Azure Functions app very easily in your IDE such as Visual Studio 2019, Visual Studio Code, Rider, etc. Cos I’m using Rider on my Mac, so I create a new Azure Functions solution and add a new function to the solution in Rider. There are a static class called AzureTipsFunction and a static method called RunAsync in our function.

5 Ways to Manage Your Storage Account on Microsoft Azure Cloud

Microsoft Azure Cloud platform provides multiple ways to the developers to manage the storage account on Azure. I will show these different approaches to manage your Azure storage account.

Azure Fundamental: IaaS, PaaS, SaaS

When talking about the topic of cloud computing services, you must have heard of these concepts, Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Platform as a Service (PaaS), and Software as a Service (SaaS). They are the three major service categories provided by cloud providers. It is important to understand what they are and what is the difference between them because they will appear on various occasions where cloud computing services are discussed.

Change Background in Live Streaming by Your Voice

Using #Azure, #Unity, and #Intel RealSense Camera to pixelate the character, and use voice to control background videos in live streaming. Check it out!

Real Time Speech Recognition Using Unity and Azure Cognitive Services

It is an interesting idea to combine #Azure cognitive service with #Unity to achieve real-time speech recognition. #AI check it out!

CI/CD For Azure Functions App By Using GitHub And Azure DevOps

This post details the process of using Azure DevOps to implement the CI/CD pipeline for our Azure Functions app project created in the previous post, the issues encountered in the process (of course they are solved 😃), and how to add the build/deployment status badges to our GitHub repo.