Tag: Cloud computing

Mar 02

How to: Install Office 365 ProPlus / Business on a RDS Server (Terminal Server / MultiPoint Server) using Shared Computer Activation – Office 2013 version

How to: Install Office 365 ProPlus / Business on a RDS Server (Terminal Server / MultiPoint Server) using Shared Computer Activation – Office 2013 version Here you can find the Office 2016 version/instructions: How to: Install Office 365 ProPlus / Business on a RDS Server (Terminal Server / MultiPoint Server) using Shared Computer Activation – Office …

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Dec 14

How to: Resolve slow Logging in issues and Sudo rights use when using your own DNS in Windows Azure

How to: Resolve slow Logging in issues and Sudo rights use when using your own DNS in Windows Azure Another issue I encountered while using a Linux VM inside Windows Azure is that the logging in process was extremely slow and then you tried to run a command with elevated rights, it was slow too. …

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Dec 10

Exchange 2013: Wild Card Certificates and Hybrid Configuration Wizard

Exchange 2013: Wild Card Certificates and Hybrid Configuration Wizard As part of the latest migration to the Cloud I ran into some issues with my Exchange Hybrid Migration Wizard. This seems to be an obscure error but a lot of people out there who use a Wild Card Certificate for their server might run into …

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Dec 09

Cloud Hosting Providers

Cloud Hosting Providers There are a number of Cloud Hosting providers out there. I just thought I would keep a list of the most interesting ones for reference here: Cloud Hosting Providers Provider Name Provider URL Brief Description Digital Ocean https://www.digitalocean.com/pricing Never used them, but they offer attractive pricing and their features look highly competitive. …

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Nov 06

How to: Force Password Synchronization between an onPremise Active Directory and Microsoft Online Services / Windows Azure AD

How to: Force Password Synchronization between an onPremise Active Directory and Microsoft Online Services / Windows Azure AD One of the big issues I have come across while deploying a hybrid infrastructure using Microsoft Online Services is that the Directory Sync tool DirSync.exe has not been able to update my users’ passwords on the cloud. …

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Oct 20

Windows Azure Virtual Machines – Gotcha’s!

Windows Azure Virtual Machines – Gotcha’s! Obtained from: http://blogs.msdn.com/b/narahari/archive/2013/01/15/windows-azure-virtual-machines-gotcha-s.aspx   This blog post is an attempt to summarize most common issues we’ve seen Windows Azure Virtual Machine users are running into and common questions that come up during our discussions with Virtual Machines customers.   1) Virtual machine disappeared or was deleted When you hit the usage …

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Mar 20

What is http://clientconfig.microsoftonline-p.net?

What is http://clientconfig.microsoftonline-p.net? The site http://clientconfig.microsoftonline-p.net is generally used by Microsoft’s Online applications. For example, if you have downloaded the Active Directory Sync to Azure application you will see that the client uses the web address http://clientconfig.microsoftonline-p.net to try to communicate.