log analytics workspace

QuickTricks: Finding a specific string in any tables in a Log Analytics workspace or where does the Upgrade Readiness solution store your user changes

Recently I was working with a colleague and we were trying to track down where specific data had been stored in a Log Analytics workspace. Specifically, we were using the Upgrade Readiness solution and we were tracking down where the data was being written when we updated applications which were in a “Not reviewed” state.…

Using a debug flag in Microsoft Flow

I’ve been working on the development of what (for me at least) is a pretty complicated Microsoft Flow. This flow provides “intelligent” notification on whether to open or close the windows at my house. I’m doing this as a practical example to better learn Microsoft Flow, to increase energy efficiency, and to get some fresh…

Nearly 1 Billion User ID’s compromised!

Now that I’ve got your attention…  Well, the operative number is 773 million, so, I guess my headline for this blog was only 227 million short (who’s counting…) Just two business weeks into the New Year, alas we encounter one of the biggest data breaches (well, a leak) in recent many years. Sadly, this wasn’t…