Remove multiple Data Lake Storage Gen1 Access Control List entries (ACLs) in one operation

In large Data Lake Stores, operations on ACL entries are slow I recently wanted to simplify permissions in a Data Lake Storage file system. For folders and files in Data Lake Storage, we define permissions using Access Control Lists. Microsoft generally recommends that we should assign permissions to security groups, and not for individual users … Read more

How to query Application Insights with C#

Application Insights is a great tool for monitoring solutions deployed to Azure. A user-friendly interface for Application Insights can be found in Azure Portal, and often it’s what we need. However, occasionally, we might want to automate some process that requires access to logs, and we want to query Application Insights from .NET code. I … Read more

How to use NordVPN + PiHole together

NordVPN blocks access to PiHole device when connected I consider the following privacy tools useful, but for a long time, I didn’t see a way to make them work together at the same time: PiHole is a DNS-based ad-blocking and malware-blocking software with a friendly web UI.Typically, it’s installed on a Raspberry Pi device, and … Read more