Experiencing Data Access Issue in Azure and OMS portal for Log Analytics – 11/19 – Resolved

Final Update: Monday, 19 November 2018 20:09 UTCWe’ve confirmed that all systems are back to normal with no customer impact as of 11/19, 19:00 UTC. Our logs show the incident started on 11/19, 15:00 UTC and that during the 4 hours that it took to resolve the issue 10% of customers might have experienced data access…


Experiencing Data Access issue in Azure Portal for Many Data Types – 11/19 – Resolved

Final Update: Monday, 19 November 2018 12:59 UTCWe’ve confirmed that all systems are back to normal with no customer impact as of 11/19, 11:25 UTC. Our logs show the incident started on 11/19, 09:20 UTC and that during the 2 hours and 05 minutes that it took to resolve the issue ~5% of customers experienced…


Failover Detection Utility – Availability Group Failover Analysis Made Easy

To analyze the root cause for the failover of an Availability group, users are required to perform coordinated analysis of various logs including the Cluster Logs, SQL Error Logs, and the Availability groups extended events logs. This coordinated analysis of the logs can be difficult and requires extensive knowledge of the internals and the various…


Setkání SharePoint profesionálů

Česká SharePoint Konference, největší setkání SharePoint profesionálů, letos slaví svůj 6. ročník.   Zveme Vás na jedinečnou třídenní, převážně SharePointu věnovanou akci. Vybrat si můžete z téměř 30 přednášek a praktických workshopů na téma Microsoft SharePoint ve verzi Online i On-Premises, ale i souvisejících produktů a technologií jako je SQL Server, PowerBI, virtualizace apod. Chybět…


Parallel Virtual File Systems on Microsoft Azure – Part 4: BeeGFS on Azure

Written by Kanchan Mehrotra, Tony Wu, and Rakesh Patil from AzureCAT. Reviewed by Solliance. Edited by Nanette Ray.  This article is also available as an eBook: Download the Parallel Virtual File Systems eBook Find previously published parts of this series here: Part 1: Overview Part 2: Lustre on Azure Part 3: GlusterFS on Azure  …


Computer Vision for Augmented Reality

This blog post is a condensed version of one of my recent talks on Augmented Reality and computer vision. Since my colleagues Matteo Pagani and Sebastien Bovo released the practical approach to WinML in Windows 10 and Hololens Unity, I felt it’s time to shed some light on the theory. 1. The Why Thanks to…


Timeouts accessing Packages in all regions – 11/18 – Mitigated

Final Update: Sunday, November 18th 2018 20:26 UTC We’ve confirmed that all systems are back to normal as of 11/18/2018 20:16 UTC. Our logs show the incident started on 11/18/2018 02:30 UTC. Sorry for any inconvenience this may have caused. Root Cause: The failure was due to unknown issue with one of the ScaleUnit failing…


Azure Data Factory V2– Pipeline Functional Testing

This article helps you to understand functional testing with pipelines in Azure Data Factory. Note:- This article applies to Azure Data Factory V2. This article assumes that you have gone through Introduction to Azure Data Factory and the QuickStart Tutorial. Credits – Thanks to ADFv2 Product Group (Anudeep Sharma, Hermine Vermishyan & Abhishek Narain ) for reviewing…


Replacing Keen.io functionalities with Azure Functions and Cosmos DB

One of my customers consulted me about how to optimize the costs they were having by receiving SendGrid notifications with the state of the emails they sent. After thinking about a possible solution in Azure I came up with an idea that allowed my customer to reduce their costs from USD$500 to less than USD$50…