• Secure your Azure Web App using SSL Certificate provided by Let’s Encrypt
    by ppolyzos on Σεπτέμβριος 8, 2018 at 12:56

    The information you send on the Internet is passed from computer to computer to get to the destination server. The least you can do to provide privacy, critical security and data integrity for both your websites and your users’ personal information is to have your application secured under an […]

  • Host your static website on your Azure Storage account
    by ppolyzos on Ιούλιος 8, 2018 at 10:05

    One new feature recently announced, and currently in public preview, is the ability to host your own static website on Azure Storage, a solution which is more cost-effective than the traditional Azure App Service. In this post we will see the necessary steps to follow in order to enable web site […]

  • Remove your Azure account from a subscription you no longer use
    by ppolyzos on Ιούνιος 16, 2018 at 08:46

    In this post, we will showcase the necessary steps to follow in order to de-associate your azure account from any subscription you have joined in the past and you no longer use. Till recently, in order to do so, you had to ask the admin of the subscription to perform this task, however, now, you […]

  • Enable HTTP/2 in Azure App Service
    by ppolyzos on Μάιος 18, 2018 at 21:52

    HTTP/2 is a major revision of the HTTP network protocol used by the World Wide Web and comes with a promise to make our applications faster, simpler, and more robust by allowing us to undo many of the HTTP/1.1 workarounds previously done within our applications and address […]

  • Find the dominant color of an image using Azure Cognitive Services
    by ppolyzos on Απρίλιος 30, 2018 at 11:15

    In this tutorial we will use Computer Vision service to analyze an image and determine the accent and dominant color and whether the image is black & white or colored. Step 1. Create Computer Vision Service Let’s start by creating the Computer Vision API service. To do so, head […]

  • Azure Web Apps – Diagnose & Solve Problems quickly
    by ppolyzos on Μάρτιος 24, 2018 at 20:38

    Something new in Azure App Service’s overview blade, is the addition of a new tool for diagnosing and solving problems. It makes it easier to distinguish issues between your code and platform related problems, and provides some quick solutions, tailored to the problems you might experience. […]

  • Alternative to Dash offline API documentation for Windows
    by ppolyzos on Ιανουάριος 20, 2018 at 10:45

    Dash is an API Documentation Browser and Code Snippet Manager. It stores snippets of code and instantly searches offline documentation sets for 200+ APIs, 100+ cheat sheets and more. It helps you keep all the APIs, from the different languages you are using, in a central […]

  • Add JWT Bearer Authorization to Swagger and ASP.NET Core
    by ppolyzos on Οκτώβριος 30, 2017 at 22:23

    If you have an ASP.NET Core web application that already has JWT authorization, this guide will help you add JWT (JSON Web Token) support to the Swagger UI. What is Swagger UI? Swagger UI is a collection of HTML, Javascript and CSS assets that dynamically generates beautiful documentation from a […]

  • How to manually delete local snapshots from Time Machine’s backups
    by ppolyzos on Οκτώβριος 20, 2017 at 20:37

    Time Machine is the built-in backup feature for Mac and, to use it, you need an external storage solution that could be an external hard disk or part of a NAS system. One thing to keep in mind is that when your time machine backup disk is not available, local snapshots are created to help Time […]

  • Monitor your Angular application using Azure Application Insights
    by ppolyzos on Οκτώβριος 14, 2017 at 22:30

    In this post, we are going to explore the steps needed to easily monitor an angular application for performance and usage, using Azure Application Insights. Azure Application Insights Azure Application Insights is an extensible Application Performance Management (APM) service for web […]