Bjørn Studsgaard Voss's Blog

17th Dec 2015

December 17th: Azure AD Connect – Step by Step (Pixi Book Style)

A Coretech Christmas Tale. Once a upon a time customers were having difficulties connecting their on-premise Active Directory to Azure AD. Throughout this post We will tell the story about “Test-users-1” and his journey from his well-known On-Premise AD ( to the exciting Cloud know as Azure. If you are a customer and wish to […]

Category: Azure AD, Cloud Services, Home, Microsoft Azure, Office 365  |  4 Comments

15th Dec 2014

Save money by using Azure Automation to deallocate VMs.

I have four Azure VMs running during normal business hours. All machines are Type A2 (2 CORES / 3.5 GB RAM) and cost $0.154/hr per VM. I start them in the morning at 8PM and deallocate them at 5PM when I leave the office. At least once a month I forget to deallocate. They then […]

Category: Cloud Services, Home  |  1 Comment

5th Sep 2014

Identify best Azure region for Your Cloud.

Cool webpage to measure network latency to azure.

Category: Cloud Services, Microsoft Azure, Tips and tricks  |  Comment

11th Apr 2014

Troubleshooting performance on VMware

Inspiration document on how to approach an VMware performance issue.

Category: Virtualization  |  Comment