Azure Monitoring and Management

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Azure Role-Based Access Control (RBAC)

2022-08-05T08:38:05+00:00

Bookmarks Concepts Roles Best Practices Validate Your Knowledge A role-based access control service to manage user’s access to Azure resources including what they can do with those resources and what areas they can access. It is an authorization system based on Azure Resource Manager, which provides fine-grained access management of Azure resources. Concepts A role assignment is composed of security principal, role definition, and scope. Security Principal - an object representing a user, group, service principal, and managed identity that requests access to Azure resources. Role Definition - a list of permissions that [...]

Azure Role-Based Access Control (RBAC)2022-08-05T08:38:05+00:00

Azure Policy

2021-02-26T01:31:40+00:00

Ensure resources are compliant with a set of rules. Manage your policies in a centralized location where you can track their compliance status and verify the non-compliant resources. Select between built-in policies and custom policies. Implement proper guardrails and assess compliance across the organization Policy vs. RBAC A policy maintains compliance with the resource state, while RBAC focuses on controlling user actions at different scopes. Even if the user has access to perform an action, if the result is a non-compliant resource, the policy will still block the create or update option. JSON format is used to create a policy. [...]

Azure Policy2021-02-26T01:31:40+00:00

Azure Compliance Manager

2021-02-23T05:02:39+00:00

A dashboard and monitoring tool that summarizes data protection, compliance score, and recommendations. It allows you to assign, track, and record compliance and assessment-related activities. Recommendations for industry regulations: GDPR, ISO, and NIST You can upload and manage artifacts or evidence in a secure repository. Want to learn more about Azure? Watch the official Microsoft Azure YouTube channel's video series called Azure Tips and Tricks. Sources: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/cloud-adoption-framework/govern/policy-compliance/regulatory-compliance https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/microsoft-365/compliance/meet-data-protection-and-regulatory-reqs-using-microsoft-cloud

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Azure Service Health

2021-02-23T04:56:52+00:00

Gives you a personalized view of the status of your Azure services and regions. Azure Service Health is composed of three services: Azure status - informs you of service outages in Azure. Service Health - helps you have a customized view of your services' health in a region. Resource Health - provides health information on your Azure resources. Active events in service health: Service issues Planned maintenance Health advisories Security advisories Track any alerts and issues in real-time and get full reports once resolved. You can configure alerts to notify you about active and upcoming service issues. Azure users can [...]

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Azure Blueprints

2021-02-23T05:01:17+00:00

Creates templates for standard and repeatable Azure environments that comply with an organization’s compliance requirements and operational standards. It supports the following resources as artifacts: Role Assignments Policy Assignments Azure Resource Manager (ARM) templates Resource Groups It provides resource locking to prevent unwanted changes. A Blueprint may have its own parameters, but these can only be created if a Blueprint is developed from the REST API rather than Azure Portal. Blueprints role: Owner, Contributor, Blueprint Contributor, Blueprint Operator With Blueprints, you have a centralized location for environment management, including deployment, versioning, and update. If your subscriptions are in the same [...]

Azure Blueprints2021-02-23T05:01:17+00:00

Azure Advisor

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Advisor analyzes your configurations and offers personalized, actionable recommendations. It provides relevant best practices to help you improve: Cost Security Reliability Operational Excellence Performance Access recommendations are available at no additional cost. Want to learn more about Azure? Watch the official Microsoft Azure YouTube channel's video series called Azure Tips and Tricks. Sources: https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/services/advisor/ https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/advisor/advisor-overview

Azure Advisor2021-02-23T04:59:43+00:00

Azure Monitor

2022-07-05T08:08:03+00:00

Bookmarks Features Log Analytics Application Insights Pricing What is Azure Monitor? Validate Your Knowledge Monitoring tool for your Azure resources and applications. A service to display the metrics of your resources. You can also configure alerts that send notifications when a threshold is breached. Features Metrics represents a time-ordered set of data points that are published to Azure Monitor. The metrics collected are stored for a maximum of 93 days. Share your dashboards with other users using Azure Dashboards. The data is stored as a set of records in either the [...]

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