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How to setup Linux DNS server for Azure VMs in virtual network?

I'm trying to use Linux Bind9 to set up a DNS server for my Azure VMs in virtual network. I got one web server and one mail server. My goal is making GoDaddy connect to my own DNS server, and redirect ...
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Azure, Log4Net log file, FTP transfer, Response: 550

I have an ASP.NET MVC website on Azure using log4net file appender. I cannot download the log files with FileZilla because of the following error: Response: 550 The process cannot access the file ...
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Can I run virtualbox 64bit OS in a Azure Virtual Machine?

I installed VirtualBox 4.3.2 in my Azure Virtual Machine, but I can't open a 64 bit VM (Windows Server 2012 R2 64bit). Virtualbox send a message about not having vt-x support Can I configure my ...
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How to reduce Tomcat response time (OR increase throughput)?

I have Tomcat 8 and MySQL 5.6 running in 2 Azure virtual machines (8 cores and 28 GB RAM). My web application provides a REST API to insert several data fields into DB. The application uses a common ...
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Cannot connect on port 80 to Azure Ubuntu machine

I have recently set up a Linux Ubuntu VM on Azure. I can SSH into the machine just fine, but HTTP requests are answered with "Connection refused". I have: Set up an Endpoint for port 80 in the ...
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No service for subscription

I am trying to set up bursting to Azure with a Windows HPC cluster. THe cluster already works fine and I can start jobs on the machines on that are on the local network. When I try and create a node ...
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Allowing Internet traffic into DMZ using Azure Network Security Group

I am trying to create a simple DMZ using Azure Network Security Groups, using a Barracuda WAF as the public entrypoint into the DMZ, however I am having some trouble allowing internet traffic to ...
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Hadoop HA connection issue

I am using the Azure VM to build a Hadoop HA cluster, I'm trying to set up an Active namenode and a Standby namenode. But when I finished my configurations, I found I can only access one namenode via ...
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Azure closing idle network connections

I'm running a proprietary client/server application on a single instance windows server 2k8R2 azure VM. The client is very dependent on a connection with the server. However if I spend a couple of ...
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Using Azure Traffic Manager for an immediate increase in capacity

I have a REST web-service on Azure which has very high but variable load, it's all set-up to auto scale using Paraleap so that it can handle the peak periods but keep costs down when things are ...
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Two virtual machines on Azure can connect each other without having any Virtual Network?

I created two Virtual Machines on Window Azure. One vm is connected with remote desktop and from there I try to ping another vm using its Public virtual IP (VIP)/Internal IP Address. It can not be ...
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Azure CDN returning 404 not found for Storage Container Blob endpoints

My Azure CDN does not appear to be correctly mapped to my Storage Container Blob data. Storage I've created a Storage, which is online: Inside is a Storage Container: ...
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Azure Backup on Windows Server 2012 Essentials - cannot register server

I'm trying to set up Azure Backup on a new Server 2012 Essentials machine. I've created the backup Vault, downloaded the Essentials version of the Azure Backup module, and installed it. On this ...
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Windows azure VM not giving the US site

I have created a VM in Windows Azure. If I browser google.com from that VM it is redirecting me to google.es. The VM created in West US region. And I tried to change the DNS server in ipv4 setting ...
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azure powershell run customscriptextension - powershell exit code 1 - works from Azure Portal

I’ve been working on automation for Azure VM deployment with the Microsoft CustomScriptExtension for VMs. http ...
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SSH key stopped working on Ubuntu Azure VPS

I have an Ubuntu instance that I'm running on Azure. I've been using it for the last 6 months or so to level up my novice Linux admin skills. Yesterday I was configuring a Capistrano deployment to ...
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How to create a single image of Windows Server 2008 R2 to use on a Azure Virtual machine

I am trying to migrate from a colocation where I own the servers to Azure. I have been following this article: ...
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Azure Virtual Machine disaster recovery

I do not understand how to properly handle disaster recovery (ex: my Azure Datacenter unavailable) with Virtual Machines. For example, SqlAzure makes it pretty simple: with the Geo-Restore feature, ...
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Migrating AD Lightweight Directory Services (LDS) or ADAM data to Azure Active Directory (WAAD)

We currently have an ADAM instance that we authenticate our ASP.NET web users against. We have a requirement to replace this instance with an Azure Active Directory instance instead with a new schema ...
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backup/restore/DR scenario for Azure single instance VM?

I apologize in advance - I'm not positive I'm even asking the right questions as I'm new to Azure. I currently have a single instance azure VM with one OS disk and one data disk. I'm running it with ...
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Migrate Azure machine to Google Compute Virtual Machine

We would like to migrate our SaaS offer from Azure to Google Cloud Engine. Our current solution: Run on Windows 2012 server, while the current offering by Google enables the usage of Windows 2008 ...
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Azure: What if a guest OS update breaks my application? [migrated]

We are investigating the option of shifting our small company's infrastructure to Azure PaaS (Websites, Cloud Services, SQL) as we do not have the resources to maintain our infrastructure at scale and ...
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How to specify hard disk for hadoop cluster?

I installed Hadoop on one Azure VM, and it works fine by using its OS disk. However, I attached one hard disk to my VM, and I want to know how to configure Hadoop to only use this new hard disk as its ...
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How to execute unicode .sql file on azure sql via sqlcmd?

I have an Azure blog created via "Brandoo WordPress" template (wordpress website and azure sql server). All works fine, but if I populate wordpress tables from .sql file with unicode characters via ...
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What are the VPN configuration requirements for site-to-site VPN with Azure?

I'm using a Cisco RV325, and I don't have access to any bigger/better routers. My understanding is that the RV325 should still support the necessary security protocols to connect to the Azure ...
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Low disk performance in Ubuntu VM on Azure [closed]

I was evaluating Azure and it appears the Ubuntu VM I created has unexpectedly low disk performance. I noticed this because the database import took much longer compare to another Rackspace VM I'm ...
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Modifying Microsoft azure backup on Windows Server 2012 Essentials

I have been using Microsoft Azure from cloud backup of data on Windows Server 2012 Essentials. We'd now like to add more items to the backup. When using wbadmin to add items to the backup I've been ...
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vpn in azure using IKE with sha256

I need to connect to a local network from a little company (mine), to a very big company, I created a virtual network and I could connect to them using a vpn, and everything was going great till they ...
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What does “Assigned” mean in the Azure AD Application user list?

Within the Azure portal, inside an Active Tenant I have an application with users listed, of which are created in the tenant. What does the term Assigned mean? I incorrectly assumed that it meant ...
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“User with an existing Microsoft account” cannot access app using Azure AD SSO

Yesterday I followed Vittorio Bertocci's tutorial "WS-Federation in Microsoft OWIN Components – a quick start" to set up a test application using Azure AD authentication. This is my first use of ...
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~50tb of storage in Azure presented as a single Windows File Share

I have googled, the closest thing I have found so far is another SF question here: Azure Storage limitations The Goal: Move approx 50TB of storage to the cloud, present that storage as a standard ...
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How do I determine which tier of Azure Web Service my RESTful API requires? [duplicate]

My application's back end is a RESTful API which generally doesn't perform any logic, just basic CRUD on top of an SQL DB (I think I will use Azure SQL Database Service). Assuming you are given ...
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Azure Database Permissions

Is it possible to create a Server Login with a Master database user that is able to create a Server Login with a Master database user ? I have not been able to do this, I always need to use the Admin ...
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Can't access Azure VM via RDP any more

I set up an Windows Server VM on Azure last year and after having not logged in for a couple of months I tried to log in recently and strangely it told me my password was incorrect. I proceeded to ...
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Attempting to add a VNet to an Azure Website gives VPNNetworksetupfailure

When attempting to put an existing Website (newly created) on to a Virtual Network (Created as part of the process) I get a vpnnetworksetupfailure message, but no other information. This is all done ...
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Intermittent mysql database connection lost

i recently installed Ubuntu 14.04.1 LTS on Azure VM; and installed MYSQL Server version: 5.6.19-0ubuntu0.14.04.1 (Ubuntu) VM hardware is D-Series (1 core, 3.5 GB RAM, 50 GB SSD) My applications on ...
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Should I encrypt OS disk with BitLocker for HIPAA compliance

I am looking into hosting a HIPAA compliant web application on Azure VM's. For the database, right now I am leaning towards using a VM with SQL 2014 Standard Edition. Since TDE is not available with ...
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How to join local computer to azure virtual server domain? [closed]

Scenario: I want to migrate my servers to cloud and retire all local servers such as DC and file server. At the same time, I wish to control the network traffic to limit the clients access to Internet ...
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Is it possible to migrate Azure VM image from one Subscription to another Subscription?

I recently captured one azure vm image in one storage account, and planning to migrate this image to another storage account under a different subscription. I used PowerShell Script to run this task, ...
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How to attach SSD to Azure VM and check its type?

I created one VM with 100G SSD, but it's only D rive, which is the temporary disk. I want to attach another SSD drive to the VM, but I'm not sure its type. Is is possible to do this? Thank You
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Is it possible to make Nginx listen to different ports?

I created one Nginx with one Linux Azure VM, is it possible to make nginx listen to different ports so that when I change the port number, the content would be different. I found there would be a ...
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How to start multiple Azure VM at the same time?

I'm trying to use Powershell scripts to start multiple VMs at the same time. I only know how to start one single VM or all VMs at the same time, but in my case, I only want to make change to selected ...
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Allowing all users on the machine to use azure vpn connection?

I have a point-to-site VPN connection to an azure network. It's set up by the localadmin on the computer and only works as long as he is logged in and opened the connection. However, if another user ...
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Windows Azure linux domain

I've set up a Virtual Machine and I need to connect my domain .site.com to Windows Azure, I tried to do it with an A record using the provided IP, but the VIP address is not static, and after ...
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Is it possible to execute Azure automation runbook on Visual Studio?

I am considering about two cases. One is edit runbooks on Visual Studio, then execute them to perform Automation task directly. Another one is that edit runbooks on Visual Studio, then I use ...
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Can I execute Azure Automation Runbook on PowerShell?

Actually I want to run these runbooks by myself, not relying on Automation Part. In this case, I can choose when to deploy them, and also it is flexible for me to choose variables. It would be better ...
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Windows Azure Automation problems about job action 'Activate'

I am testing a runbook on Automation, but it was suspended. The details show : The job action 'Activate' cannot be run, because the process stopped unexpectedly. The job action was attempted 3 times. ...
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Copy data from Azure AD to vm AD?

Currently I only have Azure AD that work with Office 365. Now I am planning to create a vm to use RADIUS server. I need to copy user and groups from Azure AD to vm AD. So, how can I do that? I read ...
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Azure backup folder exclusion

I tried to find a way to do it, but I am not sure if it's possible or not. Using Recovery services on Azure, I installed the Microsoft Azure Backup Agent on an IIS server. We have multiple websites ...
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How to clone image and data for VM on Azure?

I'm trying to find a way to clone the image of one VM on Azure. I knew some information about 'sysprep' and Linux system, but those require delete the previous VM. In my case, I don't want to delete ...