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Changing from Data Gateway to Direct Connection in Power Automate Desktop in a hybrid setup

Power Automate Desktop, the core tool for Microsoft’s Robotic Process Automation (RPA) vision, is already progressing well with the most recent changes to Power Platform. I wrote an in-depth look at Power Automate Desktop recently, so if you’re not familiar… Read More »Changing from Data Gateway to Direct Connection in Power Automate Desktop in a hybrid setup

An in-depth look at Microsoft Power Automate Desktop and building Robotic Process Automations

I’ve spent a considerable time during my career automating and scripting things. I started with plain old MS-DOS .BAT files moved to Unix shell scripts and evolved via Perl to a collection of “hey, let’s use awk/sed/grep/find” VBScript. Eventually, I… Read More »An in-depth look at Microsoft Power Automate Desktop and building Robotic Process Automations

Building a modern file share using Azure Storage to replace an on-premises file share solution

Many companies have company file shares, such as the K: -drive or similar. Someone reached out to me to ask how they could migrate their existing on-premises file share to Azure. The files are stored on a Windows Server-based server… Read More »Building a modern file share using Azure Storage to replace an on-premises file share solution

Discovering and blocking legacy authentication in your Azure and Microsoft 365 subscriptions

Legacy authentication (or just legacy auth for short) is something that each organization should ensure is no longer used. It’s a vast topic, with several ramifications and things to consider. In this article, I’ll focus on how to disable and… Read More »Discovering and blocking legacy authentication in your Azure and Microsoft 365 subscriptions