Deploying Your Dockerized Angular Application To Azure Using VSTS (Part II)

Premier Developer Consultant Wael Kdouh demonstrates how to maintain consistency across development and production environments by utilizing Docker containers. He will show you how this is possible while concurrently automating the process with VSTS. In my previous post, I showed you how to deploy your Angular application to Azure using Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS)….

Azure Content Spotlight – Digital Transformation with Azure IoT

Welcome to another Azure Content Spotlight! These articles are used to highlight items in Azure that could be more visible to the Azure community. The virtual company Contoso HVAC Manufacturing has undergone another transformation in the A digital transformation Journey featuring Contoso Manufacturing and Azure IoT post on the Internet of Things blog.  This post is highlighted because it…


How to configure tempdb in Azure SQL Managed Instance(preview)

Azure SQL Database Managed Instance (public preview) is a fully-managed SQL Server instance in Azure cloud. In the current public preview there are some known issues and bugs that will be fixed during public preview period. One of the potential issues is number of files and max_size that is set on tempdb. In this post,…

Extend Microsoft.AspNetCore.Authentication.OAuth to Support Reverse Proxy

Recently, one customer said his Core application used to work very well in OAuth authentication all the time, but after he placed a reverse proxy in front of the web application, the authentication fails because of invalid callback path. Normally speaking, a callback path is needed when registering an application to the OAuth server….


Inside Distribution Cleanup Watermark

Inside Distribution Cleanup Watermark The Distribution database is a cache of undistributed commands that the Distribution SQL Agent jobs are responsible to deliver to their subscribers.  This cache is populated by the Publisher LogReader Agent job as new data changes are detected. The primary tables holding the cache of undistributed data is MSrepl_transactions and MSrepl_commands….

Angular How-to: Editable Config Files

In this post, Premier Developer consultant Laurie Atkinson walks through how to allow editing of your Angular configuration files after your app has been built, bundled, and deployed. *This post was updated on 12/3/2018 to reflect the latest changes to Angular. The Angular-CLI is the recommended way to build a production-ready app, complete with bundling,…


Deep Dive into TCP Connections in App Service Diagnostics

Note: This information below only applies to Windows web apps on App Service. Recently, we released the TCP Connections tile shortcut in App Service diagnostics. In this blog, we will walk through the implications of having unhealthy TCP Connections and how you can analyze them using App Service diagnostics. Why should you care about TCP…