VSTS and install templates - The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

If you read my blog post about deploy & warm-up application in Azure, you probably remember below definition. If not you can do it now ;) It is simple, clean and…

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Readable request headers in Application Insights

Querying logs is a must have. But to create simple queries, logs must be readable also for humans. Sometimes using default serialisation is not a way to go, and because…

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Debug production safely using Application Insights

Debugging production is bad. Even access to production is bad. But debugging production is evil. I even cannot describe how evil I think it is. But if you ask most…

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Owin middleware in .NET Standard for Application Insights

I'm sure that you heard about .NET Standard. To simplify the definition just one quote from the offical GitHub repo FAQ .NET Standard is a specification that represents a set…

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Ghost blog with SSL on azure - the correct way

My blog is hosted on Azure Web Pages. A few months ago I decided to use SSL on it because I can get a free SSL certificate from "Let's Encrypt"…

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Setup vagrant with Azure - step by step guide

Setup Vagrant with Azure is not complicated, but require a lot of steps, especially if you never configure azure using command line Prerequisites First of all we need some tools:…

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