43 - A Decentralized Reference Architecture for Cloud-native Applications

Episode

43 - A Decentralized Reference Architecture for Cloud-native Applications

The number of microservices running in enterprises increases daily. As a result, service composition, governance, security, and observability are becoming a challenge to implement and incorporate. A “cell-based” architecture is an approach that can be applied to current or desired …

Microservices APIs Monitoring Cloud Architecture

Architecting for the cloud, one pattern at a time

Chris Reddington Asanka Abeysinghe Published on Fri, Aug 20, 2021

Why you should be using Azure Security Center

Blog

Why you should be using Azure Security Center

Whether you’re brand new to Azure or have been using it for some time, you have likely either heard of - or come across - Azure Security Center. It’s a service which can prove extremely valuable in baselining, measuring and improving your security posture. But, did you know there is …

DevSecOps Security Azure Monitoring Cloud Governance

Chris Reddington Published on Mon, Aug 16, 2021

How to be successful with monitoring in Azure

Episode

How to be successful with monitoring in Azure

In this session, Chris is joined by Vanessa Bruwer - Senior Engineer on the FastTrack for Azure team. Vanessa talks how the FastTrack for Azure team deliver monitoring sessions; teaching customers to fish, taking them from knowing nothing about Azure Monitor to being able to configure monitoring for …

Monitoring Azure Monitor Azure

Chris Reddington Vanessa Bruwer Published on Wed, Aug 4, 2021

Application Observability in a Distributed World

Webinar

Application Observability in a Distributed World

Join Chris Reddington, Senior FastTrack for Azure Engineer at Microsoft for this Azure Management Talk webinar. Chris will provide an overview of Application Insights and how it slots into the wider Azure Monitoring ecosystem. We will explore Alerts, Metrics, Queries, Dashboards, Workbooks and more, …

Application Observability Application Insights Monitoring

Chris Reddington Occured on Thu, Feb 25, 2021

24 - Health Endpoint Monitoring Pattern (Monitor your service and its dependencies!)

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24 - Health Endpoint Monitoring Pattern (Monitor your service and its dependencies!)

Have you ever seen one of those status pages that returns healthy when all is good, but unhealthy when there is a problem with even one dependent service? Probably on a cloud service health dashboard? Well tune in to this episode as we talk about the Health Endpoint Monitoring Pattern and how you …

Architecture Monitoring

Architecting for the cloud, one pattern at a time

Chris Reddington Published on Fri, Jan 29, 2021

9 - Building smart Integration Solutions with Microsoft Azure

Episode

9 - Building smart Integration Solutions with Microsoft Azure

When we think about cloud, we typically think about distributed systems and somehow bringing those different components or systems together, so integrating them. But what are the common practices, or common challenges? You’ve probably heard of serverless, how does that fit into things? Well, …

Serverless Event-Driven Architecture Monitoring Integration

Podcast episodes

Chris Reddington Ezhilarasi Chezhiyan Published on Sun, Aug 2, 2020