Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Resolve - Microsoft 365 Compliance - Sorry we couldn't update your organizational settings. Please try again

When I navigated to Microsoft 365 compliance center to enable audit I encountered following error

Seems that there is a throttling enabled. I waited few minutes and it was successful after few attempts. I didn't need to do anything extra.

Tuesday, October 12, 2021

Azure Advisor : Your assistant in Cloud

You can have multiple workloads in your cloud. When time goes on you might find it difficult to manually check each and every resource. Most of the time Cloud housekeeping is neglected.

May be your resources are not provisioned with the best practices. Or may be you have security vulnerabilities. Furthermore your resources are not right sized, causing your cost to go up.

Azure Advisor is the centralized service which scans each and every workload and recommend you with best practices to optimize.

You get recommendations on following categories

  • Cost
  • Security
  • Reliability
  • Operational excellence
  • Performance
We will check few examples from each section

Let's first check on Cost section

As you can see I have two high impact recommendations

Let's first check the quick fix

This VM is not being used at all. We can shut down the VM and reduce our cost.

Let's check Security section

We have multiple security vulnerabilities there

Let's see Reliability findings

It'll show the improvements I can introduce to improve the reliability

Let's find out performance suggestions

Following are some suggestions