Until now, there has been no options available to schedule when Azure Virtual Desktop Agent updates take place. Now in preview is an option to set a weekly schedule that defines when agent updates can take place. This video goes over what components make up the AVD agent and how updates take place. We then review how to set a schedule for both validation and non-validation host pool environments.Continue reading “Scheduled Agent Updates in Azure Virtual Desktop”
This is the fourth video in a series on the Azure AZ900, Microsoft Azure Fundamentals exam. The AZ-900 is required for the Azure Fundamentals Microsoft Certification. The video covers the skills measured “describe the core resources available in Azure” found under the section heading “Describe core Azure services”. Topics include Virtual Machines, Scale Sets, App Services, Containers Azure Container Instance, Azure Container Registry, Azure Kubernetes Service, Azure Virtual Desktop, Virtual Networks, VNet Peering, VPN Gateway and ExpressRoute. Keep an eye on the playlist for more videos to come.Continue reading “AZ-900 Part 4, Describe Core Resources Available in Azure: Compute and Networking”
This video goes of using the SnapImage.ps1 PowerShell script. This script automates the process of creating an image from an Azure VM without destroying it during the capture process. At a high-level, the following steps are taken:Continue reading “Use PowerShell to Create a Snapshot Based Image of an Azure Virtual Machine”
Azure Virtual Desktop (AVD) now has an integrated session host scaling solution built into the portal. This video goes over how to configure the custom role required for autoscale, then create a scaling plan and schedule and assign it to a host pool.Continue reading “Autoscale with Azure Virtual Desktop (AVD) Scaling Plans”
Azure Virtual Desktop now has the option to join session hosts to Azure AD in addition to Windows AD and Azure AD Domain Services. I got the error message below while logging in.
“The sign-in method you’re using isn’t allowed. Try a different sign-in method or contact your system administrator.”Continue reading “Azure Virtual Desktop; “The sign-in method you’re using isn’t allowed””
This post and video we cover requirements and an overview of how to configure and provision a Cloud PC with Windows 365 Enterprise.Continue reading “Windows 365 Enterprise: Requirements and Walkthrough”
Microsoft announced Windows 365 this week at Inspire. With this announcement comes a new way to deliver remote desktops as a Software as a Service (SaaS) platform built on Azure Virtual Desktop and is a significant addition to virtual desktop options in Azure. There is a limited amount of information available about windows 365; in this post and accompanying video, we’ll break down what it is and how it differs from Azure Virtual Desktop. Keep in mind that this is a new service, the information available may not be complete and change once Windows 365 is available.Continue reading “Announcing Windows 365!”