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7/9/2020, Microsoft Azure Blog NEW
Learn how Bosch Building Technologies, Bentley Systems, Schneider Electric, and ICONICS use Azure IoT to deliver the benefits of smart buildings.
7/8/2020, Microsoft Azure Blog NEW
As the world adjusts to new ways of working and staying connected, we remain committed to providing Azure AI solutions to help organizations invent with purpose.
Not sure what to do once you start experiencing performance issues in your application after shipping it? Use the profiling tools in Visual Studio! In this multi-part series with profiler PMs...
7/10/2020, The Xamarin Podcast NEW
Xamarin.Forms 4.7 is out and the Inverter Converter is all the rage!! ... well ... multi-value bindings are all the rage - but that doesn't have quite the ring of Inverter Converter. This month...
7/6/2020, James Serra's Blog NEW
On the heels of More Azure Blob Storage enhancements come more enhancements for Azure Data Lake Store Gen2 (ADLS Gen2): Archive tier is now GA: The archive tier provides an ultra-low cost tier for long term retention of data while … Continue reading →
7/3/2020, Azure DevOps Blog NEW
Happy Friday! Working with secrets, managing the flow of work, testing, and CI are the focus points for today’s roundup. Enjoy! Using Azure Key Vault Secrets with PowerShell Tasks in Azure DevOps Secrets management can be a headache – especially when you have multiple places for them. The post Top Stories from the Microsoft DevOps Community – 2020.07.03 appeared first on Azure DevOps Blog.
Azure Cosmos DB is rapidly growing in popularity, and for good reason. This globally distributed, multi-model database service has massively scalable storage and throughput, provides a sliding scale for consistency, is fully and automatically indexed, exposes multiple APIs for multiple data models, and has SDKs for the most popular languages.
We began our investigation of Windows Runtime cancellation with how task cancellation is projected in C#. But how about C++/CX with PPL and explicit continuations? Okay, let's do this. Setting up the timer to cancel the task is quite annoying. Both call objects and timer objects are non-copyable, but we need to keep both of the objects al
7/2/2020, Microsoft Azure Blog NEW
Azure Migrate now supports assessments for Azure VMware Solution (AVS), providing even more options for you to plan your migration to Azure.
What's New We've been busy implementing C++20 features in MSVC's compiler and Standard Library, and migrating the latter to microsoft/STL on GitHub - in fact, we've been so busy that we haven't posted a C++ toolset changelog since the VS 2019 16.0 toolset changelog. So, here are the compiler features and STL features/fixes that have shipped
With life gone virtual, there are tons of new ways to take your development skills to the next level! Below are just a few of the amazing online events, streams, and videos to tune into this July. Stay active with your developer communities through upcoming .NET and Xamarin events. Get lots of exciting content provided by the teams at Microsof
The Windows Runtime has a lot of asynchronous operations, and the typical way of dealing with them is to schedule a continuation when the operation completes. Depending on the language, it might be Promise.then or task.then() or await or co_await. They all boil down to "Return from the function immediately, and resume execution when this async
7/1/2020, Microsoft Azure Blog NEW
Azure continues to invest in new capabilities that make it easier to build and distribute application updates across distributed cloud environments.
7/1/2020, Microsoft Azure Blog NEW
Azure Firewall Manager is now generally available, and includes Azure Firewall Policy, Azure Firewall in a Virtual WAN Hub (Secure Virtual Hub), and Hub Virtual Network.
6/30/2020, Microsoft Developer Blogs NEW
We are excited to announce Pylance, our fast and feature-rich language support for Python! Pylance is available today in the Visual Studio Code marketplace. Pylance depends on our core Python extension and builds upon that experience, for those of you who have already installed it. Optimized performance Pylance is a new language server fo
6/30/2020, Azure DevOps Blog NEW
We are very excited to announce Azure DevOps Server 2020 RC1. We’ve added a ton of new features which you can read about in our release notes. You’ll find a deeper dive into these great highlights, along with screenshots, samples and technical info to get you started. The post Announcing Azure DevOps Server 2020 RC1 appeared first on Azure DevOps Blog.

Videos

Performance Profiling | Part 1 An Introduction
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7/9/2020, Ch9: VS Toolbox NEW
Not sure what to do once you start experiencing performance issues in your application after shipping it? Use the profiling tools in Visual Studio! In this multi-part series with profiler PMs...

Podcasts

7/10/2020, The Xamarin Podcast NEW
Xamarin.Forms 4.7 is out and the Inverter Converter is all the rage!! ... well ... multi-value bindings are all the rage - but that doesn't have quite the ring of Inverter Converter. This month...