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1/17/2019 - - [0:24:45]
This week, James is joined by friend of the show Marc Mercuri, Program Manager on the Azure Blockchain Development Kit Team, who introduces us to the world of blockchain. He shows us a full end to end scenario of why and how you would use blockchain in applications. He then walks us through the new Azure Blockchain Development Kit that simplifies...
#FiveThings Magical Ways VS Code Can Work with Azure
1/16/2019, [0:08:32]
Using Cognitive Services in Containers
1/16/2019, [0:31:00]
Using HashiCorp Consul to connect Kubernetes clusters on Azure | Azure Friday
1/15/2019, [0:12:05]
Using HashiCorp Consul to connect Kubernetes clusters on Azure
1/15/2019, Azure Friday [0:18:26]
How to deploy Azure Logic Apps through Visual Studio 2017 | Azure Tips and Tricks
1/15/2019, YT: Microsoft Azure [0:02:14]
Visual Studio for Mac: Acquisition
1/15/2019, Ch9: VS Toolbox [0:28:40]
Visual Studio for Mac: Overview
1/15/2019, Ch9: VS Toolbox [0:28:40]
Visual Studio for Mac: Acquisition
1/15/2019, [0:03:37]
Build workflows with Azure IoT Central connector for Microsoft Flow
1/14/2019, [0:10:53]
Build workflows with Azure IoT Central connector for Microsoft Flow
1/14/2019, [0:09:00]
Run Azure Functions from Azure Data Factory pipelines
1/14/2019, Azure Friday [0:14:22]

Official News

Real-time location intelligence is critical for business operations. From getting real-time road data, to building asset-tracking solutions for navigating drone fleets. Today, we’re excited to highlight a customer, AirMap, whose software solutions rely on Azure Maps for real-time location intelligence in a new frontier of technology called dynamic mission planning for drones. AirMap is the leading global airspace management platform for drones. AirMap’s Unmanned Traffic Management (UTM) platform enables the deployment and operations of safe, efficient, and advanced drone operations for...
Categories: Azure - Azure Maps
We recently introduced support for HDInsight in Microsoft Azure CLI as a public preview. With the addition of the new HDInsight command group, you can now utilize all of the features and benefits that come with the familiar cross-platform Azure CLI to manage your HDInsight clusters. Key Features Cluster CRUD: Create, delete, list, resize, and show properties for your HDInsight clusters. Script actions: Execute script actions, list and delete persistent script actions, promote ad-hoc script executions to persistent script actions, and show the execution history of script actions...
Categories: Azure - HDInsight
Are you using Azure Data Explorer to query vast amounts of data? Are you following business metrics and KPIs with Grafana dashboards? Creating a Grafana data source with Azure Data Explorer has never been easier.
Microsoft helps organizations all over the world comply with national, regional, and industry-specific regulatory requirements aimed at securing and protecting the data of individuals, establishments, and critical technology infrastructures.
We continue to expand the Azure Marketplace ecosystem. From December 1 to December 15, 2018, 42 new offers successfully met the onboarding criteria and went live.
Categories: Azure - Azure Marketplace
The Azure Site Recovery (ASR) team will host a special Ask Me Anything (AMA) session on Twitter, Tuesday, January 22, 2019 from 8:30 AM to 10:00 AM Pacific Standard Time. You can tweet to @AzSiteRecovery or @AzureSupport with #ASR_AMA.
Storytelling is at the heart of human nature. We were storytellers long before we were able to write, we shared our values and created our societies mostly through oral storytelling. Then, we managed to find the way to record and share our stories, and certainly more advanced ways to broadly...
We’re happy to introduce the new Grafana integration with Azure Monitor logs. This integration is achieved through the new Log Analytics plugin, now available as part of the Azure Monitor data source.…
Welcome to the Cloud Commercial Communities monthly webinar and podcast update. Each month the team focuses on core programs, updates, trends, and technologies that Microsoft partners and customers need to know to increase success using Microsoft Azure and Dynamics.
This month we’re bringing you updates that improve the ease of navigation of the landing page, add to dashboard tile features, and increase functionality in Azure Container Instances.
Automatic device management in Microsoft Azure IoT Hub automates many of the repetitive and complex tasks of managing large device fleets over the entirety of their lifecycles. Since the feature shipped in June 2018, there has been a lot of interest in the firmware update use case.
Categories: Azure - IoT - IoT Hub
Data integration is complex and helps organizations combine data and business processes in hybrid data environments. The increase in volume, variety, and velocity of data has led to delays in monitoring and reacting to issues.
The beginning of a new year is always a time to reflect on our plans. At Microsoft, with the end of support for 2008 servers looming, we’ve been thinking about how we can help you with your server refresh journey. How can we enable you to take advantage of all the cutting-edge innovations...
The year 2018 was a banner year for Azure AI, as over a million Azure developers, customers, and partners engaged in the conversation on digital transformation. The next generation of AI capabilities are now infused across Microsoft products and services including AI capabilities for Power BI.
Categories: Azure - Power BI
The definitive guide to scaling 10k VMs on Azure; New Azure Migrate Site Recovery enhancements for cloud migration; General availability of Azure Data Box Disk; and so much more.
This blog post primarily discusses how Microsoft Azure Firewall and Azure Backup can be leveraged to provide comprehensive protection to your data. The former protects your network, while the latter backs up your data to the cloud.
Categories: Azure - Azure Backup - IaaS

Updates and Roadmap

1/17/2019 - Service Updates
Azure SQL Database is upgrading the infrastructure for monitoring and alerts from January 22, 2019 to January 28, 2019.
Categories: Azure - SQL Database - Roadmap
1/17/2019 - Service Updates
The Status API checks the current assignment status of a workspace to a capacity (for example, CompletedSuccessfully).
1/17/2019 - Service Updates
Customers with data in Azure SQL Database can now manage users and their access to data in SQL Database when integrating with Power BI Embedded.
1/17/2019 - Service Updates
Power BI REST APIs and SDKs automatically manage dataflows and workload settings for paginated reports on Power BI Embedded.
1/17/2019 - Service Updates
Power BI Embedded supports Q&A with row-level security configurations.
1/16/2019 - Service Updates
Azure Migrate now supports the creation of migration projects in Asia and Europe geographies.
Categories: Azure - Roadmap - Azure Migrate
1/15/2019 - Service Updates
.NET Core 2.2 is now available in all public regions and sovereign cloud regions for App Service on Windows.
Categories: Azure - .net - App Service - Roadmap - .Net Core - PaaS
1/15/2019 - Service Updates
In the Sprint 146 Update of Azure DevOps, we improved our GitHub integration with Azure Pipelines. The "New build pipeline" wizard can now create pipelines for GitHub Enterprise repositories.
1/15/2019 - Service Updates
Learn about updates made to the Azure portal for January 2019.
Categories: Azure - Roadmap
1/14/2019 - Service Updates
Azure Availability Zones, a high-availability solution for mission-critical applications, is now generally available in East US 2.
Categories: Azure - Roadmap

Other News

2/13/2019 -
Plan and architect modern Azure Services to power a pre-built data driven mobile app with the MTC App Innovation lab. The purpose of this session is to educate and inform development teams and decisions makers about the process of implementing a mobile application leveraging Azure cloud services as part of a mobile-first or multi-channel strategy. It...
2/12/2019 -
Showcasing the versatility of Microsoft Azure via a range of demonstrations, discussions and practical, applicable workshops, join us to discover how Azure can be implemented immediately and work seamlessly with your existing tools and infrastructure.
2/12/2019 -
Learn new ways to code, optimize your cloud infrastructure, and modernize your organization with deep technical training.
2/12/2019 -
Showcasing the versatility of Microsoft Azure via a range of demonstrations, discussions and practical, applicable workshops, join us to discover how Azure can be implemented immediately and work seamlessly with your existing tools and infrastructure.
2/11/2019 -
Showcasing the versatility of Microsoft Azure via a range of demonstrations, discussions and practical, applicable workshops, join us to discover how Azure can be implemented immediately and work seamlessly with your existing tools and infrastructure.
2/11/2019 -
The Azure Backup One Day WorkshopPLUS offer begins with data protection challenges today before introducing Azure Backup and some of its key features such as Data Compression, Encryption, Throttling, VM Snapshot backup, File backup and DPM or MABS backup.
Categories: Azure - IaaS - Azure Backup
2/10/2019 -
Showcasing the versatility of Microsoft Azure via a range of demonstrations, discussions and practical, applicable workshops, join us to discover how Azure can be implemented immediately and work seamlessly with your existing tools and infrastructure.
2/10/2019 -
During this 5-day instructor-led course delivered in partnership with DDLS (Microsoft Gold Cloud Competency Partner), you will master the skills needed to design solutions that run on Azure. This course will help you gain expertise as an Azure Architect around Azure administration, Azure development, and DevOps. This course is also intended for those...
Categories: Azure - DevOps
2/8/2019 -
The Data Science hands-on lab explores the technologies available from Microsoft in the field of data science. We will do this through a series of hands-on labs and chalk talks. During the day you will also explore how these components can be combined to build and operationalize intelligent solutions.
Categories: Azure - Machine Learning - AzureML
2/7/2019 -
Microsoft will cover a simple overview of cloud computing and its benefits and introduce you to some of its most popular services, highlighting some exciting features and providing resources to get you started.
2/5/2019 -
Do you have an application or service listed on Azure Marketplace or AppSource? Looking to optimize your listing to be more discoverable by customers? Discoverability in Azure Marketplace and AppSource can be optimized in a variety of ways. Join this session to learn about how you can gain more visibility for your listings by optimizing content, using...
Categories: Azure - Azure Marketplace
2/3/2019 -
During this 5-day instructor-led course delivered in partnership with DDLS (Microsoft Gold Cloud Competency Partner), you will master the skills needed to design solutions that run on Azure. This course will help you gain expertise as an Azure Architect around Azure administration, Azure development, and DevOps. This course is also intended for those...
Categories: Azure - DevOps
2/3/2019 -
About this Course This 4-day instructor-led course delivered in partnership with DDLS (Microsoft Gold Cloud Competency Partner), is focused on Azure Developers. This course is designed for developers who already know how to code in at least one of the Azure-supported languages. This course focuses on all phases of the Azure Development process from...
2/3/2019 -
In a data-driven world, the need for data platforms to be open, secure and flexible to your needs is more important than ever. Microsoft has the most complete cloud platform and solutions for all your data needs, with the Microsoft assurance of trust and security built into all aspects of our technology to serve your business needs.
2/1/2019 -
Microsoft Azure is an ever-expanding set of Cloud Services to support your organization in Digital Transformation. It gives you freedom and flexibility to write, run and use the software and to build, manage, and deploy applications on a massive, global network using your favorite tools and frameworks.
Categories: Azure - Cloud Services
1/31/2019 -
Join us for a live overview of the portal and a demo of popular Azure products.
1/31/2019 -
In this webinar, you will learn to create and manage Azure Virtual Networks and gain knowledge about Azure DNS, NSG, connectivity in a multi-network environment (site-to-site, point-to-site, Vnet peering, Express Route), route tables, and a load balancing method.
Categories: Azure - Virtual Network - DNS - Azure DNS
1/30/2019 -
This course will provide foundational level knowledge of cloud services and how those services are provided with Microsoft Azure. The course can be taken as an optional first step in learning about cloud services and Microsoft Azure, before taking further Microsoft Azure or Microsoft cloud services courses. The course will cover general cloud computing...
1/30/2019 -
Data Discovery Days is your opportunity to explore Azure Data Services through discussions and demonstrations by the best in the field. Unlock the full potential of your business by getting an early view of the Azure Data Services roadmap, getting under the hood of everything from data ingestion to storage, advanced analytics, and automation through...
1/30/2019 -
Azure Marketplace and AppSource is your launchpad to Go-To-Market with Microsoft and promote your offerings to customers. Join this exciting session to learn more about how Azure Marketplace and AppSource Publisher payouts work and gain exposure to the Seller Insights tool within Cloud Partner Portal, where publishers manage their listings, to receive...
Categories: Azure - Azure Marketplace
1/29/2019 -
Showcasing the versatility of Microsoft Azure via a range of demonstrations, discussions and practical, applicable workshops, join us to discover how Azure can be implemented immediately and work seamlessly with your existing tools and infrastructure.
1/29/2019 -
Join this webinar to learn how to move your SAP solutions to SAP NS2 Secure HANA Cloud on Azure Government, the cloud solution for US government agencies. Find out how Microsoft and SAP are joining forces to provide highly scalable HANA environments on Azure Government.
Categories: Azure - Azure Government - SAP
1/29/2019 -
Microsoft is enabling retailers to deliver personalized customer experiences by empowering employees, driving digital transformation, and capturing data-based insights to accelerate growth for our partners and customers.
1/29/2019 -
End of support for Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2 is only one year away, which means the end of security updates for these versions. Join this webinar to get migration tips and tricks from Microsoft experts.
1/29/2019 -
Microsoft, together with partners, is focused on assisting organizations to integrate systems of intelligence that will optimize procurement and sourcing efficiency. The main objective of Modernizing Corporate Procurement and Sourcing with AI event is to highlight how corporations are using Microsoft AI technologies to transform their business and...
1/29/2019 -
Get an overview of Azure Virtual Machines and learn how to create virtual machines (VMs), deploy virtual machine images, configure virtual machines, configure availability and extensibility, and manage and monitor virtual machines.
Categories: Azure - Virtual Machines
1/29/2019 -
Microsoft, together with partners, is focused on assisting organizations to integrate systems of intelligence that will optimize legal and compliance efficiency. The main objective of Modernizing Corporate Legal and Compliance with AI is to highlight how others are using Microsoft AI technologies to transform their business. Audience: Digital...
1/28/2019 -
This 2-day instructor-led course delivered in partnership with DDLS a Microsoft Gold Cloud Competency Partner provides the underlying knowledge required by all individuals who will be evaluating Microsoft Azure, whether they are administrators, developers, or database administrators. This course will introduce students to the principles of cloud...
1/28/2019 -
Showcasing the versatility of Microsoft Azure via a range of demonstrations, discussions and practical, applicable workshops, join us to discover how Azure can be implemented immediately and work seamlessly with your existing tools and infrastructure.
1/28/2019 -
Learn new ways to code, optimize your cloud infrastructure, and modernize your organization with deep technical training.
1/24/2019 -
End of support is coming soon for SQL Server and Windows Server 2008/R2, which means the end of security updates for these versions. Register for this webinar to evaluate your options for replacing SQL Server and Windows Server legacy installations with a modern data estate.
Categories: Azure - SQL Server
1/24/2019 -
Join us for a live overview of the portal and a demo of popular Azure products.
1/24/2019 -
As much as Kubernetes simplifies the task of orchestration, there is still a lot of setup and management needed to take full advantage of Kubernetes. This is where Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) comes in. With Microsoft’s unique knowledge of the requirements of an enterprise, and our heritage of empowering developers, this managed service takes care of...
1/23/2019 -
Microsoft for Startups is a unique program designed to help startups become a Microsoft business partner, through access to technology, channels, markets and customers. Our teams work with startups around the world, providing them with free access to Azure, enterprise grade technical support, development tools and dedicated resources to effectively sell...
1/23/2019 -
Register for this webinar to learn how to monitor the health of your apps by using Azure Monitor (formerly Application Insights). Find out how to detect, triage, and diagnose Quality of Service (QoS) issues and optimize your distributed application.
1/23/2019 -
The future of health relies on the notion of Artificial Intelligence, or the capability of IT systems to sense the world, comprehend, act and learn. Microsoft, together with partners, is focused on assisting health organizations to integrate systems of intelligence that will optimize both clinical and operational effectiveness.
1/22/2019 -
Register for this webinar to help structure your projects for Kubernetes. Guest speaker and Kubernetes co-founder Brendan Burns will walk you through a lightboard demonstration of a file system layout to prepare your application for Kubernetes and organize for a weekly or daily release.
1/22/2019 -
Join us for a hands-on technical workshop and gain a better understanding of the security features of the Microsoft Azure PaaS platform. Learn how identity and access management, security, and encryption apply to PaaS compute, networking, and storage services. Learn about options and tradeoffs in these technologies to make them secure.
1/22/2019 -
Learn how to accomplish the following tasks for implementing and managing storage. Create Azure storage accounts for different data replication, pricing, and content scenarios. Implement virtual machine storage, blob storage, Azure files, and structured storage. Secure and manage storage with shared access keys, Azure backup, and Azure File Sync....
Categories: Azure - Azure CDN - Azure File Sync
1/22/2019 -
Learn new ways to code, optimize your cloud infrastructure, and modernize your organization with deep technical training.
1/22/2019 -
Showcasing the versatility of Microsoft Azure via a range of demonstrations, discussions and practical, applicable workshops, join us to discover how Azure can be implemented immediately and work seamlessly with your existing tools and infrastructure. Think big, then delve deeper Azure Discovery Days are designed to educate users with no prior...
1/21/2019 -
This webinar includes information about how to manage Azure subscriptions and billing, implement Azure policies, implement access management with Azure users, groups, and role-based access control. You'll also learn how to use Azure Monitor to configure Azure alerts and review the Azure activity log, query and analyze Log Analytics data, deploy...
1/18/2019 -
Join us for a hands-on technical workshop and learn how to modernize existing applications leveraging current developer services available on Microsoft Azure.
1/18/2019 -
Join us for a hands-on technical workshop and learn how you can build templates to automate cloud infrastructure and reduce error-prone manual processes using Microsoft Azure DevOps.
Categories: Azure - Azure DevOps - DevOps
1/18/2019 -
Join us for a 1-day deep technical hands-on workshop and learn how to modernize existing applications leveraging current developer services available on Microsoft Azure. Gain hands-on experience and understanding the core concepts to modernize your applications and take advantages of using containers for running web apps, based on Docker leveraging the...
1/18/2019 -
Update: Friday, 18 January 2019 10:53 UTCWe continue to investigate issues within Application Insights. Some customers continue to experience delay in E-mail delivery and data access issues in the portal. Initial findings indicate that the problem began at 01/18~09:42 UTC.  Work Around: None Next Update: Before 01/18 14:00 UTC -Monish
1/18/2019 -
A one hour webinar on Mobile & Web Apps.
Categories: Azure - Web Apps - App Service
1/17/2019 -
As the on-call engineer for the week in Azure Logic App, I worked with our customer support team to assist a Logic Apps customer dealing with intermittent ServiceUnavailable errors over the past few months. That customer was nesting Logic App within another and once in a while a call to the nested Logic App would result...
Categories: Azure - App Service - Logic Apps
1/17/2019 -
Hello Team, Today, I worked on a service request that our customer asked about to use their own certificate to connect to Azure SQL Database. Nowadays, there is not possible to use your own certificates to connect to your Azure SQL Database. Azure SQL Database implements by itself an own certificate as you could find...
Categories: Azure - SQL Database
1/17/2019 -
What we’ve heard and experienced ourselves is that when building applications, you have a frictionless experience when your code editor and tools are integrated and seamless. Yet when developing IoT apps, you often need to manage connected devices and send test messages between the device and IoT Hub at the same time that you’re debugging...
Categories: Azure - IoT Hub - Visual Studio - IoT
1/17/2019 -
Join us for a live overview of the portal and a demo of popular Azure products.
1/17/2019 -
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1/17/2019 -
Windows Desktop applications are coming to .NET Core. The recently released .NET Core 3.0 Preview 1 version includes WinForms and WPF support. To make .NET Core 3.0 viable for as many of you as possible, we have created a survey to understand the types of desktop applications you want to build with .NET Core. Based on the...
Categories: .Net Core - .net
1/17/2019 -
The Microsoft Security Response Center (MSRC) is pleased to announce the launch of the Azure DevOps Bounty program, a program dedicated to providing rock-solid security for our DevOps customers. Starting January 17, 2019, we’re excited to offer rewards up to US$20,000 for eligible vulnerabilities in Azure DevOps online services and the latest release of...
1/17/2019 -
Sarah Lean, Cloud Solution Architect at Microsoft, takes a look at some of the alternative tools you can use to price up your planned Azure usage.
1/17/2019 -
It is my pleasure to announce another exciting expansion of the Microsoft Bounty Programs. Today, we are adding a security bug bounty program for Azure DevOps in partnership with the Microsoft Security Response Center (MSRC) to our suite of Bounty programs. Our Bounty program rewards independent security researchers who find flaws and report them to...
1/17/2019 - MS DevOps Blog
It is my pleasure to announce another exciting expansion of the Microsoft Bounty Programs. Today, we are adding a security bug bounty program for Azure DevOps in partnership with the Microsoft Security Response Center (MSRC) to our suite of Bounty programs. Our Bounty program rewards independent security researchers who find flaws and report them to... ...
1/17/2019 -
There are two types of lambdas you have to write, so why not write two lambdas?
Categories: .net - c++ - C#
1/17/2019 -
Join us for a hands-on technical workshop to better understand what Microservices based architecture means. We will discuss the various benefits, as well as any implementation challenges.
Categories: Azure - Architecture
1/17/2019 -
Welcome to another Azure Content Spotlight! These articles are used to highlight items in Azure that could be more visible to the Azure community. This week's content spotlight is about the Azure Data Architecture Guide, which is published by the Azure CAT team. This guide can be used by data professionals, architects and developers, who are interested...
Categories: Azure - Architecture
1/17/2019 -
A one hour session on Mobile & Web Apps.
Categories: Azure - App Service - Web Apps
1/17/2019 -
Introduction I get asked by a lot of customers "How can we reduce the amount of time spent on manually troubleshooting agents, correctly identify what is wrong with the systems, quickly and automatically remediate the issues on the systems"? Even though we do have a built-in check for the client that runs daily, as described...
1/17/2019 -
Join us for a webinar that focuses on client questions, scenarios, and customer stories. Covers Azure architecture design, Azure business continuity, and design centre guidance.
1/17/2019 -
App Service Environment (ASE) support for Availability Zones (AZ) is now in preview.  Customers can deploy internal load balancer (ILB) ASEs into a specific AZ (Zone 1, 2 or 3) within an Azure region, and the runtime resources used by that ILB ASE will be deployed into the specified AZ.  An ILB ASE is deployed...
Categories: Azure - App Service - PaaS
1/17/2019 -
App Service Environment (ASE) support for Availability Zones (AZ) is now in preview.  Customers can deploy internal load balancer (ILB) ASEs into a specific AZ (Zone 1, 2 or 3) within an Azure region, and the runtime resources used by that ILB ASE will be deployed into the specified AZ.  An ILB ASE is deployed... Read more
Categories: Azure - PaaS - App Service
1/16/2019 -
This article is part 2 of DevOps and Culture. See part 1 here. In this entry I’ll discuss how we can think of culture in a systematic way and how we can change it.
1/16/2019 -
Peter Drucker famously said, “Culture eats strategy for breakfast.” This is a great introduction to how we think about DevOps and in this article, I’m going to unpack this statement so that we have a bit more context. This is the first part of multiple articles on culture as it relates to DevOps.
1/16/2019 -
Initial Update: Wednesday, 16 January 2019 22:19 UTCWe are aware of issues within Application Insights and are actively investigating. Some customers may experience Data access issue in Continuous Export. Work Around: none Next Update: Before 01/17 00:30 UTC We are working hard to resolve this issue and apologize for any inconvenience.-v-anurud
1/16/2019 -
Update: We would like to inform you that user may not be able to edit the base image while creating a VM from a formula or while editing a formula. This is due to a bug that the team is actively working on fixing. We will update this post as soon as we have deployed...
1/16/2019 -
Update: We would like to inform you that users may not be able to create Windows 10 VMs in their labs due to an ongoing issue in publishing Win 10 images. The concerned team is actively working on republishing the images and should have a fix out soon. We will update the post as soon as...
1/16/2019 - MS DevOps Blog
In DevOps ecosystem, choice of systems and collaboration between cross-functional teams is critical. Incidence response and change management are key DevOps activities. ServiceNow is a market leader for IT service management, and we are delighted that Azure Pipelines and ServiceNow have partnered together for an integration of Azure Pipelines with...
1/16/2019 -
In DevOps ecosystem, choice of systems and collaboration between cross-functional teams is critical. Incidence response and change management are key DevOps activities. ServiceNow is a market leader for IT service management, and we are delighted that Azure Pipelines and ServiceNow have partnered together for an integration of Azure Pipelines with...
1/16/2019 -
Announcing new, technical webinars, available to you as a Partner Network member at no cost. These technical webinars, planned and delivered by Microsoft Partner Technical Consultants, will help you understand how to prevent customer data loss and corruption, as well as offer disaster recovery and business continuity. Introduction to Microsoft Azure...
1/16/2019 -
Join us for a hands-on technical workshop and learn how to modernize existing applications leveraging current developer services available on Microsoft Azure.
1/16/2019 -
Join us for a hands-on technical workshop and learn how you can build templates to automate cloud infrastructure and reduce error-prone manual processes using Microsoft Azure DevOps.
Categories: Azure - Azure DevOps - DevOps
1/16/2019 -
Join us for a hands-on technical workshop to better understand what Microservices based architecture means. We will discuss the various benefits, as well as any implementation challenges.
Categories: Azure - Architecture
1/16/2019 -
Join us for a 1-day deep technical hands-on workshop and learn how to modernize existing applications leveraging current developer services available on Microsoft Azure. Gain hands-on experience and understanding the core concepts to modernize your applications and take advantages of using containers for running web apps, based on Docker leveraging...
1/16/2019 -
Hello Team, Time Ago I worked in a service request that our customer reported that their outbound IP has changed without any notice. Working on this issue I have found an interested situation to identify IP of the load balancer of a virtual machine running on Azure. I created two virtual machines using the same...
1/16/2019 -
Microsoft Azure is an ever-expanding set of Cloud Services to support your organization in Digital Transformation. It gives you freedom and flexibility to write, run and use the software and to build, manage, and deploy applications on a massive, global network using your favorite tools and frameworks.
Categories: Azure - Cloud Services
1/16/2019 -
Join this webinar for a one-hour deep dive into how Cosmos DB can help you build lightning fast apps.
Categories: Azure - Cosmos DB
1/16/2019 -
In this webinar, you will learn how to create a resource group, deploy an ARM template to a resource group, integrate an API or Logic App with the API Management service, and design an App Service Plan or multi-region deployment for high performance and scale.
1/16/2019 -
Today, we are releasing the January 2019 Preview of Quality Rollup. Quality and Reliability This release contains the following quality and reliability improvements. SQL Mitigatecompatibility breaks seen in some System.Data.SqlClient usage scenarios. [721209] WCF Addressed a race condition with IIS hosted net.tcp WCF services when the port sharing...
1/15/2019 -
Learn new ways to code, optimize your cloud infrastructure, and modernize your organization with deep technical training.
1/15/2019 -
Pravidelný update znalostí pro vývojáře, kteří se zajímají o novinky ve světě .NETu a souvisejících technologií Během večera se vystřídají v kinosále českého Microsoftu přední odborníci na současné moderní technologie a seznámí vás s novinkami, osvědčenými postupy a dalšími tipy, které souvisí s vývojem aplikací na platformě .NET. Tento čtvrtek, 17.1....
1/15/2019 -
Today, we are releasing updates for a cross site scripting (XSS) vulnerability and an issue where in some instances task groups may incorrectly show variables that are marked as secret. Team Foundation Server 2017 and 2018 are impacted. We have released patches for TFS 2017 Update 3.1 and TFS 2018 Update 1.2. We have also released...
1/15/2019 - MS DevOps Blog
Today, we are releasing updates for a cross site scripting (XSS) vulnerability and an issue where in some instances task groups may incorrectly show variables that are marked as secret. Team Foundation Server 2017 and 2018 are impacted. We have released patches for TFS 2017 Update 3.1 and TFS 2018 Update 1.2. We have also released... Read More
1/15/2019 -
One of the issues that some of my larger customers have been dealing with is the lack of tooling and planning around moving legacy Exchange Online In-Place eDiscovery & Holds to the new(ish) Security & Compliance Center.  Our direction has been to either let them age out or manually recreate them the Security & Compliance...
1/15/2019 -
Join us for a hands-on technical workshop to better understand what Microservices based architecture means. We will discuss the various benefits, as well as any implementation challenges.
Categories: Azure - Architecture
1/15/2019 -
Join us for a one-hour webinar to learn more about Azure Cosmos DB and it's native support for NoSQL.
Categories: Azure - Cosmos DB
1/15/2019 -
Plan and architect modern Azure Services to power a pre-built data driven mobile app with the MTC App Innovation lab. The purpose of this session is to educate and inform development teams and decisions makers about the process of implementing a mobile application leveraging Azure cloud services as part of a mobile-first or multi-channel strategy. It...
1/15/2019 -
    Nicolas Charritton Sr. Product Marketing Manager Microsoft 365   Earlier this year we announced support for on premises Active Directory in Microsoft 365 Business. Many of our partners have expressed the need for end users to be able to reset their password and to have this updated in the cloud and also on-premise....
Categories: Azure - IaaS - Azure AD
1/15/2019 -
Dear All Back with another post in the Tuesday – TNWiki Article Spotlight category. The article on spotlight today is Bulk Insert Azure CSV Blob into Azure SQL Database written by Jayendran arumugam. The usage of Azure SQL Database has increased many fold in the present times. Similarly, Azure blob containers are also widely used as a...
Categories: Azure - SQL Database
1/14/2019 -
There are a few key scenarios that you will want to consider as you plan your migration strategy. Unless you have unlimited time, resources and money, it is likely that you will have to consider implementing one or more of the following options...
Categories: ASP.NET - Web Development - .net
1/14/2019 -
Today, every business in every industry is looking to take advantage of the Artificial Intelligence, or AI, as a mandatory step in their digital transformation journey. The broad definition of AI is any technique that enables computers to mimic human behavior by allowing computers to learn by example. On the other hand, Machine Learning, is...
Categories: Azure - Machine Learning - AzureML
1/14/2019 -
Hello everyone, I'm Preston K. Parsard, specializing in Platforms, Azure Infrastructure and Automation topics, and I'd like to share some insights for securing PowerShell credentials using certificates. This post is based on a recent customer project, but we'll also wrap a story around it on behalf of our made-up friends at our fictitous company...
Categories: Azure - Azure Automation - IaaS
1/14/2019 -
Talking about containers is getting old by now, but in the light of my last article on deploying to Docker Hub via Azure DevOps I still thought it worthwhile to revisit. (Available here: https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/azuredev/2019/01/07/setting-up-a-docker-containers-infrastructure-with-azure-devops/) You might be able to grasp the beauty of...
1/14/2019 -
One of the most confusing aspects of SQL Server configuration is often trace flags. There are lots of trace flags out there, and while many of them are documented, when to use them and when not to is not always clear. The primary reason for this post is to introduce a new article from Microsoft...
1/14/2019 -
In this episode of the Azure Government video series, Steve Michelotti sits down to talk with Yujin Hong, Program Manager on the Azure Government Engineering team, about Serverless computing in Azure Government. Yujin and Steve start out by discussing the evolution of cloud computing that led to the rise of “serverless”, including a discussion of...
Categories: Azure - Azure Government
1/14/2019 -
Today's tip... Over the last 12 months, Operations Management Suite (OMS) monitoring, management, and security capabilities have been incorporated into the Azure portal. We’ve also enhanced the Azure portal with many new features and capabilities. Because the Azure portal fully replaces it, the OMS portal will be retired on January 15, 2019. You can...
1/14/2019 -
Overviewin In this video guide, we will be covering how to migrate WSUS Database (SUSDB) from Windows Internal Database instance to SQL Server stance. Topics in Video Overview of WID limitation and why you want to move to SQL - https://youtu.be/Ms-5lzF9538?t=24 Review WSUS configuration and how to validate if you are using WID for the...
1/14/2019 -
Today's tip... You can now use AzCopy v10 (Preview) for uploading and downloading Blobs from Azure Storage Explorer.  To enable this feature: Download and install Azure Storage Explorer Open Azure Storage Explorer, select "Experimental" menu, select "Use AzCopy for Improved Blob Upload and Download" When enabled, AzCopy will be used in the following...
1/14/2019 -
Machine Learning web services provide an interface between an application and a Machine Learning workflow scoring model. An external application can use Azure Machine Learning to communicate with a Machine Learning workflow scoring model in real time. How easy is that? A call to a Machine Learning web service returns prediction results to an external...
Categories: Azure - Machine Learning - AzureML
1/14/2019 -
Heute wird dieser Blog deaktiviert - genauso wie viele andere der TechNet Blogs. (es kommen noch 2 weitere Wellen, die voraussichtlich bis aller spätestens dieses Fiskaljahr beendet sein werden) Die Bloggingplatform geht komplett in mehrere andere, bereits existierende Bereiche auf: Die Produkt-Blogs Für mich persönlich am relevantesten: Enterprise...
1/13/2019 - Azure Podcast
Kendall, Cale and Evan talk to Sami Kubba, a Senior PM Lead in the Azure CXP org, about how they handle communications of outages and other issues in Azure. Great insight into what goes on behind to scenes to maintain full transparency into the workings of Azure. Media...
1/13/2019 -
Hello Team, Recently I closed a service request that had the following question Our customer created external tables to perform SQL Query across Azure SQL Database. We suggested to use Azure SQL Managed Instance (because there is not needed to use external tables to access to other databases using the same connection) in order to...
1/13/2019 -
Hello, I found several service requests that our customers are trying to proceed with a backup of a Azure SQL Managed Instance to Azure Storage Account and they are facing an error, after reaching 40%: Backup failed for Server "servername". Failed: 1117 (The request could not be performed because of an I/O device error). Working on this issue I found: I...
1/13/2019 -
Hello Team, Some days ago, I worked in a very interesting service request. Our customer created a Azure Active Directory group adding two members and they added this group as db_owner role of the database. The first member of this group is able to create tables without problems  using CREATE TABLE TableExample (id int) but the second...
Categories: Azure - IaaS - PaaS - Azure AD
1/13/2019 -
For a few months we have known that Docker for Windows would get support for process isolation under Windows 10. Arend-Jan Kauffmann explained how to use nightly builds from Docker to get the feature early and test it. I of course jumped on this and have been running a nightly build of Docker since December...
1/13/2019 -
ML.NET is an open source machine learning framework, created by Microsoft, for the .NET developer platform. ML.NET is cross platform and runs on macOS, Linux and Windows. In short, ML.NET is a machine learning framework built for .NET developers. Use your .NET and C# or F# skills to easily integrate custom machine learning into your...
Categories: Linux - .net - C# - Linux Virtual Machines
1/12/2019 -
Welcome back for another analysis of contributions to TechNet Wiki over the last week. First up, the weekly leader board snapshot... As always, here are the results of another weekly crawl over the updated articles feed.   Most Revisions Award Who has made the most individual revisions   #1 Peter Geelen with 111 revisions.   #2...
1/12/2019 -
Hello, This week I worked in a new issue that remembered me the importance to use the dynamic management view called dm_operation_status in every operation that I'm doing with any database either Azure SQL Database or Azure SQL Managed Instance. As most probably you know every database creation, modification, deletion, copy , etc.. is asyncronous process,...
1/11/2019 -
In the next release of Azure Web Apps, we will update the PHP stacks to the latest available versions. For information on the changes in the new versions, please see the change logs on the PHP website. PHP Version Change log 5.6.39 http://www.php.net/ChangeLog-5.php#5.6.39 7.0.33 http://www.php.net/ChangeLog-7.php#7.0.33 7.1.25...
Categories: Azure - Web Apps - App Service - PHP
1/11/2019 -
In the next release of Azure Web Apps, we will update the PHP stacks to the latest available versions. For information on the changes in the new versions, please see the change logs on the PHP website. PHP Version Change log 5.6.39 http://www.php.net/ChangeLog-5.php#5.6.39 7.0.33 http://www.php.net/ChangeLog-7.php#7.0.33 7.1.25...
Categories: Azure - PHP - App Service - Web Apps
1/11/2019 -
Welcome to the first post of 2019! This post was authored by Suneet Nangia (Microsoft) working with Mark Fussell (Service Fabric team). As a part of on OpenHack event in London recently, I had a chance to run a Minecraft server on Service Fabric Mesh. In this blog I will go through the aspects of...
1/11/2019 - Service Fabric Blog
Welcome to the first post of 2019! This post was authored by Suneet Nangia (Microsoft) working with Mark Fussell (Service Fabric team). As a part of on OpenHack event in London recently, I had a chance to run a Minecraft server on Service Fabric Mesh. In this blog I will go through the aspects of...
1/11/2019 -
Hui's World! - An Excel Project of Global Scale Ian Huitson, is the founder of Mining Solutions, a Mining Engineering and Management Consultancy from Perth, Australia. He is a Microsoft MVP (Excel) and has been since 2013. Ian deals with real Mining as well as Data Mining. Ian is passionate about mathematics, simulation, scheduling and budgeting but...