Azure Loadbalancer: IP Source Affinity

Microsoft released some new network functionalities on the Azure Platform. One of this new functionalities is: IP Source Affinity for Azure Loadbalancer which can be used to maintain affinity between the user’s IP address and the server. This comes in handy when an application, for example, makes use of web forms and you do not want to lose any data after a refresh. This post will go in to some more details about this functionality.

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Working with Azure Backup services

When you are looking for some decent and reliable backup SaaS software for your (cloud) environment you end up with services offered by for example Acronis, Symantec or Barracuda. Microsoft jumped in on this and recently introduced: Azure Backup. This post will go in to more details about what the Azure Backup service has to offer and how you are able to configure it.

Azure Backup is available as a service within the Microsoft Azure Management portal and … Read more…