Remote App with RDWeb

Just a small post so I can remember this to the next time.

If you want to get rid of the warning when using published applications with Remote App on Windows Server 2012 R2 you will need to configure the following.

On the server hosting your RD stuff, start server manager and find the remote desktop section. Check that the broker publisher has been configured with the correct certificate.

ServerMrdgRD_ConfigRD_ConfigCert

Set the GPO for your users to trust the certificate used for signing the remote apps. Just start gpedit.msc and find the entry displayed below under User Configuration. read more

AzureRM WordPress migrate to Docker MySQL complete story

Wanted to document my journey to get this blog up and going in Azure. This was a experiment as much as anything. Though the result was not too shabby.

First we start by creating a new Azure WordPress Web App. Press New and search for WordPress

AzureRMNew

Choose the WordPress web app and accept the terms.

WordpressWebApp

Fill out the details needed. Create a resource group to hold your application.AzureRMWPConfig

Also create a service plan and choose the resources you want to use.

AzureRMWPAppServicePlan

Then choose the details for the MySQL database. I am using the default name, though I highly recommend to change this to something else. It will make the database retrieval easier later. Choose the free Mercury tier. read more

Creating Site to Site VPN in Azure Resource Manager

This will be a short post, just wanted to have all Powershell code needed to create a connection between a network outside Azure and your ARM resources in one place.

I tried to set this up with my local TMG server, though this did not work as it did with ASM. Check this page for supported configurations.

Even if it does not work for my setup, the code is nice to have in one place.

To create the bits needed:

To test the connection(more):

To remove what was created ( remember to remove all resources in the ARM network beforehand):

Note: With all the changes in resent Azure Powershell modules, there can be some inconsistencies. This was done on 1.0.1. read more