Authenticating to Azure Resource Manager using AAD and Certificates

In a previous post I described how to perform unattended authentication to Azure Active Directory using a username and password. This post takes this further by showing how to use certificates, rather than passwords, to authenticate. Using certificates for authentication is generally considered more secure, as there are no credentials in your code and it…

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So, you want to build a cloud service?

Great! Now, you probably have a million questions on which cloud provider, technologies and patterns you should use. And while those questions are important, in this post I want to go through a few more fundamental questions which I’ve found that people often overlook or misunderstand. While each of these questions have technical implications, in…