Reading Time: 2 minutes Well, we always say that is not good to use SQL Server logins and is best to enable only Windows Authentication mode on the SQL Server instance as a best practice. It seems that although it *is* a good practice if you are running a native Windows environment, it also makes your life easier if you have an Availability Group deployment in your hands, as you will see.
Reading Time: < 1 minute Security recommendations for identity and access on the Azure Security Center free tier are now generally available.
Reading Time: < 1 minute Sometimes RBAC built-in roles can give too much or too little privileges for a user. Any time you wanted to grant something custom, you had to resort to the command-line or the ARM API.
Let’s face it: Azure VMs are a big percentage of our infrastructure on the cloud. Dealing with control and access in each and every VM can become a nightmare. With this feature of Azure AD coming to public preview we can control the VMs security and access without having to create local admin accounts and keep tabs of it.
Find out more here.