Next Up – Lift your skills, lead the pack

Think about this, 72% of employers use IT Certification as a requirement for certain jobs. And if you already have that job? Reports say certification is one of the fastest ways to get a raise. Start down the path to becoming a Microsoft Certified Specialist and get all the plusses accreditation brings. We’ll help you…


Guest blog: The shifting B2B marketing landscape – then v.s Now

This blog provides some insights into just some of the content being presented during the Modern Marketing track at APC 2016. Read the article in full here and be sure to check out the track for content to keep your marketing relevant and up-to-date. As we know, savvy, self-educating buyers, social media and ever-advancing technology have…


Resetting my blog and changing gears…

SeanMcLaren.About(); Welcome to my small slice of the vast internet database. I am resetting my blog and starting from scratch after a long break from posting anything. I thought I would start with a short bit about me and what you might come to expect from this space. I have the privilege of working for…


Issues with Hosted Build across multiple regions – Resolved

Final Update: Thursday, 1 September 2016 02:21 UTC We’ve confirmed that all systems are back to normal with no customer impact as of 1 Sep 2016 02:21 UTC. Our Engineering team made configuration changes which fixed the issue.Customers will no longer face any issues with build requests. Our logs show the incident started on 31 August 2016…


The Web Clipper Goes Open-Source

Hello! This week, we are excited to announce the open-sourcing of the OneNote Web Clipper under the MIT License. Install: https://www.onenote.com/clipper GitHub: https://github.com/OneNoteDev/WebClipper Wiki: https://github.com/OneNoteDev/WebClipper/wiki For those who are unfamiliar with the extension, the OneNote Web Clipper is an extension for all major browsers that allow you to clip content from the web directly into…


Webinar: Increase operational performance and data visibility using the Common Data Model and PowerApps Sept 14th

Based on the great feedback from the Power BI Webinar Series we plan to create a series for PowerApps.  The first of which will be on the Common Data Model. The rest of the series will cover: Get started Create your first app Customize your app Manage your app Connections SharePoint Integration with Power Apps…


Rerunning many slices and activities in Azure Data Factory

Today someone asked me how to run all the data slices in their data factory on-demand in an ad-hoc fashion, to say run the whole pipeline again from scratch. For example, if you have a one-time copy data factory that is used to load a data warehouse or a development environment in its entirety, you…


Quand le Deep Learning permet l’apprentissage par renforcement des robots industriels – 2nde partie

Le premier billet de notre série était destiné à introduire notre sujet de l’apprentissage par renforcement des robots industriels, une réflexion menée en partenariat avec KUKA Robotics en France. Nous y avons ainsi présenté pour ce cas d’usage concret, les demandes et attentes quant à une solution appropriée à cette problématique, les grands principes de…