In honor of almost everybody being out of the office today and tomorrow, Curated SQL returns for its Boxing Day extravaganza, which looks exactly like any other day to me, but my producer promises me it will be extravagant.
Stuart Moore shows us how we can lock Azure resources to prevent accidental mistakes: A resource deletion may not sound like too much of a big thing if you’re deploying Infrastructure as code, hey we’ll just terraform apply again and it’ll pop backup. In theory that’s a great idea, just with one big problem. The new resource […]
Meagan Longoria has a script to shut off an Azure VM when a SQL Agent job finishes: The runbook sets the Azure context to the appropriate subscription (especially important when you are a guest user in someone else’s tenant). Then it checks if the VM is started. If it is, it goes into a do-while […]