Black Magic! Train-the-Trainer-Workshop für IT Professionals

Mein Kollege Patrick Heyde, ebenfalls Technical Evangelist für Microsoft Azure, plant einen Train-the-Trainer-Workshop für IT Professionals! Ideen für die Schwerpunkte hat Patrick bereits und klingen spannend! Azure Powershell Cmdlets, Cli-Client Linux und Windows in Azure richtig Handhaben. ASM vs. ARM Projekterfahrung teilen Labs… #LernenDurchSchmerzen Black Magic   Black Magic! @patrickheyde, Experte für #Azure, plant einen…


Supermarket s cloudovými službami – Azure Marketplace

Azure jako veřejný cloud zná a používá velké množství firem i jednotlivců. Stadardně využívají nativní infrastrukturní i aplikační služby Azure, scénáře jsou různé – hostování virtuálních počítačů, databáze, webové a mobilní aplikace nebo i pokročilejší řešení jako machine learning a stream analytics. Méně známé ale je, že Azure nabízí sadu aplikací a služeb v Azure…


Cloud Platform University is Back in 2016!

Following its successful roll out last year, Cloud Platform University (CPU) is back in 2016, with some important updates and changes for partners that I wanted to share with you. The below information will help you get up to speed and know where to go for more information and registration for both Cloud Platform University Online…


Clear Excel cells using Windows PowerShell

This will guide you how to use Microsoft PowerShell to clear cells in an Excel worksheet.   Loading the Excel file from your location : ##################################################################### ## Load Excel file $ExcelPath = ‘D:MyInputFile.xlsx’ $Excel = New-Object -ComObject Excel.Application $Excel.Visible = $false $ExcelWorkBook = $Excel.Workbooks.Open($ExcelPath) $ExcelWorkSheet = $Excel.WorkSheets.item(‘MySheetName’) Writing the clearing logic with the help of…


Porting to .NET Core

.NET Core is getting closer and closer to an RTM release. Only two months ago, we announced the RC release of .NET Core and ASP.NET Core. As part of our validation, we’re working with internal as well as external customers to port their code to .NET Core. We received many requests from you asking us…


PySpark: Appending columns to DataFrame when DataFrame.withColumn cannot be used

In many Spark applications, there are common use cases in which columns derived from one or more existing columns in a DataFrame are appended during the data preparation or data transformation stages. DataFrame provides a convenient method of form DataFrame.withColumn([string] columnName, [udf] userDefinedFunction) to append column to an existing DataFrame. Here the userDefinedFunction is of…


Visual Studio 2015 Update 2 CTP

Today we released Visual Studio 2015 Update 2 CTP. Our focus for this release has been stability and performance, along with responding to feedback you’ve given us on Visual Studio 2015 RTM and Update 1. Here are the biggest things you’ll find in this update: Fixes for quite a number of bugs: Crashes when editing…


Get your code hosted for free in VSTS

If you have a project you’ve been working on, but haven’t yet had a chance to put it in source control, then spend a few minutes of your leap day this year and host it for free in Visual Studio Team Services (VSTS).  VSTS is a great place to host all of your projects for…