About Show #773
Ready to have your Azure virtual machines auto-managed? Richard chats with Phoummala Schmitt about Azure Automanage, recently released into public preview. Phoummala talks about how Automanage sits atop Azure Update, Azure Backup, Azure Security Center, and more. The combination of tools gives you an overview of all of the virtual machines in your tenant and the ability to managing patches, governance: All the things you'd typically do by hand or in ARM templates. Virtual machine management is getting easier!
Phoummala Schmitt is Sr Cloud Ops Advocate at Microsoft, focusing on Azure and Hybrid environments for the IT Professionals. Prior to joining Microsoft, Phoummala worked held Systems Engineering and Architecture roles building and maintaining systems that included Microsoft Exchange, Collaboration Technologies, Virtualization, Storage and Backup. She is a VMware vExpert and co-hosts The Current Status Podcast. In her spare time, she blogs for 24x7ITConnection, ITOPSTalk.com, and Exchangegoddess.com. Some of her technical articles can also be found on Petri IT Knowledgebase, and The Register. Considered as one of the Top 50+ Tech Influencers and Thought Leaders You Should Follow , Phoummala aka Exchange Goddess can be followed as @exchangegoddess on Twitter.