News

12/13/2019, Azure DevOps Blog
It is the holiday season, and the bright lights are everywhere. In the technology world, I hope you’re seeing more green than red lights in your Azure Pipelines status badges! Monitor Azure DevOps workflows and pipelines with Datadog Pipeline status monitoring is an important part of the software delivery lifecycle. The post Top Stories from the Microsoft DevOps Community – 2019.12.13 appeared first on Azure DevOps Blog.
It is the holiday season, and the bright lights are everywhere. In the technology world, I hope you’re seeing more green than red lights in your Azure Pipelines status badges! Monitor Azure...
12/13/2019, Microsoft Azure Blog
A few months ago, we posted a survey to gather feedback on your experience with metrics in the Azure portal. Thank you for participating and providing valuable suggestions.
A few months ago, we posted a survey to gather feedback on your experience with metrics in the Azure portal. Thank you for participating and providing valuable suggestions.
12/12/2019, James Serra's Blog
With two new relational database features (Result-set caching and Materialized Views) just GA’d in Azure Synapse Analytics (formally called Azure SQL Data Warehouse), it makes for some very compelling reporting performance options when combined with Power BI. In this blog I’ll … Continue reading →
With two new relational database features (Result-set caching and Materialized Views) just GA’d in Azure Synapse Analytics (formally called Azure SQL Data Warehouse), it makes for some very...
12/11/2019, SQL Server Blog
Organizations that embraced the option to run Microsoft SQL Server 2017 on Linux have been looking forward to the release of SQL Server 2019. Regardless of which operating system (OS) you choose, it's the same SQL Server database code, and includes even more of the same features and services as the Windows release. This introductoryRead more The post Tools and commands for running SQL Server 2019 on Linux appeared first on SQL Server Blog.
Organizations that embraced the option to run Microsoft SQL Server 2017 on Linux have been looking forward to the release of SQL Server 2019. Regardless of which operating system (OS) you choose,...
12/11/2019, Microsoft Azure Blog
We are pleased to introduce the ability to export high-resolution keyframes from Azure Media Service’s Video Indexer.
We are pleased to introduce the ability to export high-resolution keyframes from Azure Media Service’s Video Indexer.
12/11/2019, Microsoft Azure Blog
One of the toughest IoT quandaries is figuring out how to bake IoT into existing hardware in a secure, cost-effective way. For many customers, scrapping existing hardware investments for new IoT-enabled devices (“greenfield” installations) isn’t feasible.
One of the toughest IoT quandaries is figuring out how to bake IoT into existing hardware in a secure, cost-effective way. For many customers, scrapping existing hardware investments for new...
12/10/2019, Azure DevOps Blog
Today, we are releasing Azure DevOps Server 2019 Update 1.1 RTW. Azure DevOps Server offers all the services of Azure DevOps, including Pipelines, Boards, Repos, Artifacts and Test Plans, as a self-hosted product that can be installed in your on-premises datacenter or in a virtual machine on the cloud. The post Now available: Azure DevOps Server 2019 Update 1.1 RTW appeared first on Azure DevOps Blog.
Today, we are releasing Azure DevOps Server 2019 Update 1.1 RTW. Azure DevOps Server offers all the services of Azure DevOps, including Pipelines, Boards, Repos, Artifacts and Test Plans, as a...
12/10/2019, Microsoft Azure Blog
Microsoft and HPE have teamed up to validate the HPE Edgeline EL8000 Converged Edge system for Microsoft's Azure Stack HCI program. Designed specifically for space-constrained environments, the HPE Edgeline EL8000 Converged Edge system has a unique 17-inch depth form factor that fits into limited infrastructures too small for other x86 systems. The chassis has an 8.7-inch width which brings additional flexibility for deploying at the deep edge, whether it is in a telco environment, a mobile vehicle, or a manufacturing floor. This NEBs-compliant system delivers secure scalability.
Microsoft and HPE have teamed up to validate the HPE Edgeline EL8000 Converged Edge system for Microsoft's Azure Stack HCI program. Designed specifically for space-constrained environments, the...
12/10/2019, Microsoft Azure Blog
Digital twins have moved from an exciting concept to reality.
Digital twins have moved from an exciting concept to reality.
12/10/2019, Microsoft Azure Blog
We are taking a look at the preview of a maintenance control feature for platform updates on Azure Dedicated Host and Isolated virtual machines. Using this feature customers can take control of host updates for a period of 35-days in a rolling window. At public preview we are making CLI, PowerShell, APIs available. Portal will come later.
We are taking a look at the preview of a maintenance control feature for platform updates on Azure Dedicated Host and Isolated virtual machines. Using this feature customers can take control of...
12/9/2019, Azure DevOps Blog
Sprint 161 has just finished rolling out to all organizations and you can check out all the new features in the release notes. Here are some of the features that you can start using today. Create bulk subscriptions in Azure Pipelines app for Slack and Microsoft Teams Users of the Azure Pipelines app for Slack and Microsoft Teams can now bulk subscribe to all of the pipelines in a project. The post What’s new in Azure DevOps Sprint 161 appeared first on Azure DevOps Blog.
Sprint 161 has just finished rolling out to all organizations and you can check out all the new features in the release notes. Here are some of the features that you can start using today. Create...
12/9/2019, Microsoft Power BI Blog | Microsoft Power BI
Puzzled when to use Power BI Premium vs Azure Analysis Services? Power BI Premium is where future investments will be made but there are things to consider when making a choice.
Puzzled when to use Power BI Premium vs Azure Analysis Services? Power BI Premium is where future investments will be made but there are things to consider when making a choice.
12/9/2019, Microsoft Azure Blog
At the recent Microsoft Ignite 2019 conference, we introduced two new and related perspectives on the future and roadmap of edge computing.
At the recent Microsoft Ignite 2019 conference, we introduced two new and related perspectives on the future and roadmap of edge computing.
12/9/2019, Microsoft Azure Blog
Last month, we started sharing the DevOps journey at Microsoft through the stories of several teams at Microsoft and how they approach DevOps adoption.
Last month, we started sharing the DevOps journey at Microsoft through the stories of several teams at Microsoft and how they approach DevOps adoption.
12/9/2019, Microsoft Azure Blog
Earlier this year, we announced the preview of Azure proximity placement groups to enable customers to achieve co-location of Azure Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) resources with low network latency.
Earlier this year, we announced the preview of Azure proximity placement groups to enable customers to achieve co-location of Azure Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) resources with low network...
12/9/2019, Microsoft Azure Blog
We’re announcing the preview of Azure Spot Virtual Machines. Azure Spot Virtual Machines provide access to unused Azure compute capacity at deep discounts.
We’re announcing the preview of Azure Spot Virtual Machines. Azure Spot Virtual Machines provide access to unused Azure compute capacity at deep discounts.

Videos

2019-12-06 (VOD) Project: Blind2021 - Migrating to .Net v3 1 LTS and adding a save game with MongoDB
12/13/2019, YouTube: Cloud in 5 minutes [2:23:18]
In this recorded live session from Twitch, Frank is upgrading to .Net Core v3.1 LTS. Then learn how to save some information (not a save game yet...) in MongoDB using a Docker container to host...
12/12/2019, [0:00:00]
Ayesha Mazumdar is a Senior UX Engineer at Optimizely and works to enable everyone to access the web no matter their what. How does one build a culture at their company that values...
How to use the new Azure home screen | Azure Portal Series
12/12/2019, YouTube: Microsoft Azure [0:05:42]
In this video of the Azure Portal “How To” Series, learn how to use the new Azure home screen in the Azure Portal. Try out these features in the Azure portal: https://portal.azure.com Keep...
Azure Sphere for Developers
12/11/2019, YouTube: Microsoft Developer [0:11:57]
Want to get started with Azure Sphere? (https://aka.ms/iotshow/azuresphere) Watch Mike Hall and Olivier Bloch bring up a Seeed Azure Sphere MT3620 Development Kit using the Azure Sphere SDK and...
Key Identity Governance case studies | Azure Active Directory
12/11/2019, YouTube: Microsoft Azure [0:04:49]
In this video, learn about two governance case studies and how customers use Azure Active Directory to solve their business needs. Learn more: https://aka.ms/VzEn_7Kkv38 Resources: Azure AD...
What is Identity Governance? | Azure Active Directory
12/11/2019, YouTube: Microsoft Azure [0:07:14]
In this video, learn what identity governance is, why it is important, and how Microsoft can help organizations with their identity governance needs. Learn more: https://aka.ms/VzEn_7Kkv38
Query HDFS data inside SQL Server big data cluster | Data Exposed
12/11/2019, YouTube: Microsoft Developer [0:07:17]
In this video, you will see how to use PolyBase in SQL Server 2019 big data cluster to query data from HDFS and join the data with other tables in the database. Read more about configuring...
Query HDFS data inside SQL Server big data cluster
12/11/2019, Data Exposed [0:07:16]
In this video, you will see how to use PolyBase in SQL Server 2019 big data cluster to query data from HDFS and join the data with other tables in the database. Read more about configuring...
What is the organizing scope of a tenant? | One Dev Question: Jean-Marc Prieur
12/11/2019, YouTube: Microsoft Azure [0:01:18]
In the One Dev Question series, Jean-Marc Prieur, a Principal Program Manager working on the Microsoft identity platform, explains how an Azure tenant is related to your organization. Get more...
2019-12-04 (VOD) Project: Use-R-Vote - Adding Social Login to .Net Core WebApp
12/11/2019, YouTube: Cloud in 5 minutes [1:52:02]
In this recorded live session from Twitch, Frank is adding social login (focusing on Twitter this time) to a .Net Core Blazor web application deployed in Azure. Things won't be easy. A stream...
Cognitive Services
12/10/2019, YouTube: Microsoft Developer [0:06:39]
Explore the Metropolitan Museum's collection using Cognitive Services on Spark. 00:39 – Description of the Met's Open Access initiative 01:49 – Demo: enrich the Met's dataset with intelligent...
 Cognitive Services
12/10/2019, [0:06:38]
Explore the Metropolitan Museum's collection using Cognitive Services on Spark. [00:39] – Description of the Met's Open Access initiative[01:49] – Demo: enrich the Met's dataset with intelligent...
12/10/2019, Azure Podcast [0:00:00]
Evan talks about a recent support case he worked on and how it's easy to blame Azure for everything that goes wrong when moving to the Cloud. Media file:...
How to make your data searchable with Azure Search and AI | Azure Tips and Tricks
12/10/2019, YouTube: Microsoft Azure [0:04:34]
In this edition of Azure Tips and Tricks, you'll learn how to make your data searchable with Azure Search and AI. Creating compelling search experiences is hard. Azure Search provides search as a...
Azure Quantum and Ford partner to improve traffic congestion
12/10/2019, YouTube: Microsoft Azure [0:01:38]
Discover how Azure Quantum and Ford are working together to solve complex issues in new ways. Ford is exploring how Microsoft’s quantum solutions can help them solve problems that haven't been...
What’s new in Azure DevOps Services Sprint 161
12/9/2019, YouTube: DevOps at Microsoft [0:06:51]
Learn what's new in Azure DevOps Services Sprint 161. See the full release notes here: http://aka.ms/azuredevops/161 | click "show more" for agenda/details Agenda: In this video, Sasha...
IoT is Fun for Everyone! (Ugly Sweater Edition)
12/9/2019, YouTube: Microsoft Developer [0:10:21]
An Ugly Sweater is great—but what's even better (https://aka.ms/IoTShow/UglySweater) is an IoT-enabled Ugly Sweater. In this episode of the IoT Show, Olivier Bloch is joined by Jim Bennett, a...
IoT is Fun for Everyone! (Ugly Sweater Edition)
12/9/2019, [0:10:19]
An Ugly Sweater is great—but what's even better (aka.ms/IoTShow/UglySweater) is an IoT-enabled Ugly Sweater. In this episode of the IoT Show, Olivier Bloch is joined by Jim Bennett, a Senior...
Querying Data from Big Data Cluster Data Pool
12/9/2019, Data Exposed [0:05:19]
In this session, we'll be covering how you can query data from Big Data Cluster Data Pools. Learn more about Data Pools.
Azure Virtual Network Service Endpoints - explained in plain English with a story and demo
12/9/2019, YouTube: Azure in Less Than 5 Minutes [0:11:53]
This is the ridiculously simple explanation of Azure Virtual Network Service Endpoints and Service Endpoint Policies using a story and a step by step demo in less than 5 minutes ( well a little...