Building a virtual event platform using Microsoft Azure

Over the last several months I've been involved in the coordination of multiple online community events and a constant struggle I see is the choice of platforms out there to host these sort of events. In this post I am going to run through how Azure can provide all you need if you wanted to … Continue reading Building a virtual event platform using Microsoft Azure

Azure SQL Database – Row Level Security Walkthrough

According to De La Soul three is the Magic Number, so here's the third post on the new Azure SQL Database features released over the last couple of months. Previously I looked at Dynamic Data Masking and Auditing, both features that deliver Azure-specific functionality (or that rely on Azure features). This post will cover Row-Level … Continue reading Azure SQL Database – Row Level Security Walkthrough

Azure SQL Database – Dynamic Data Masking Walkthrough

Microsoft recently announced the public preview of the Dynamic Data Masking (DDM) feature for Azure SQL Database that holds a lot of potential for on-the-fly data obfuscation that traditionally would have required either custom business logic or third party systems. In this post I am going to take the opportunity to walk through how we … Continue reading Azure SQL Database – Dynamic Data Masking Walkthrough