PyCon Canada 2019

I had the pleasure to attend the PyCon (Python Conference) Canada 2019 in Toronto a weekend ago (November 16-17). In this article I wanted to give a quick review of the event from my perspective and then describe quickly the talks I went to. Talks will be put on Pycon’s YouTube channel. I’ll try to … More PyCon Canada 2019

Accessing Azure Key Vault from within Azure API Management

Today we look at a common although slightly advanced scenario with API Management: accessing Azure Key Vault from Azure API Management. In an Enterprise, API Management service are often shared between teams. This means a lot of people might open it in the Portal and look at it. It also means that putting secrets in … More Accessing Azure Key Vault from within Azure API Management

Introduction to AKS

I had the pleasure to present an introduction to Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) to a customer crowd yesterday. A big part of the presentation was a demo of basic functionalities where I went through the creation of pods, deployments, services & looked at monitoring. The demo is on GitHub here. I thought I would share … More Introduction to AKS

Azure App Service Authentication with Azure Front Door

Last time, we looked at Azure Front Door being used as a reverse proxy in front of Azure App Service. We are going to increase the difficulty level today by looking at how to implement Azure AD authentication(also called easy auth) in Azure App Service behind Azure Front Door. Although that seems like an incremental … More Azure App Service Authentication with Azure Front Door

Azure Front Door with App Service

Azure Front Door service was recently released. Azure Front Door is an interesting service combining the capabilities of: Reverse Proxy (SSL Termination, URL based routing, URL rewrite & session affinity) Web Application Firewall (WAF) Accelerated Global routing Global Load Balancing between geo-distributed backend Some bits of Content Delivery Network (CDN, in the form of caching … More Azure Front Door with App Service