Azure Data Box Preview

Wanting to move lots of data to the cloud can take a long time and cost quite a bit, even over fast connections.  In the past have shared how Universities can move data from on Premise into Microsoft Data Centres using Microsoft Storage Import & Export https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/uk_faculty_connection/2017/04/28/post-your-harddrive-for-upload-to-the-cloud/ Which allows Azure users to import data to…


So What Is WebAssembly All About?

This post on the new WebAssembly technology comes to us from Premier Developer consultant Wael Kdouh. Every now and then people get excited about a new feature that is being developed as a web standard. One such technology that has been garnering excitement lately is called WebAssembly. It’s a new way of running code on…


透過 Azure SDK for Media Services 與 C# 以 Azure Active Directory 進行身分驗證

Microsoft Azure Media Services 將於 2018 年6月22日更改身分驗證的方式,過去 Azure Media Services 使用的 Azure Access Control Service (ACS) 身分驗證機制將被 Azure Active Directory 的驗證方式所取代 ( https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/azure-media-service-aad-auth-and-acs-deprecation/ )。在此示範如何使用 Azure SDK for Media Services 4.0.0.4 之後版本 (  https://github.com/Azure/azure-sdk-for-media-services/ )  以 Azure Active Directory 進行身分驗證。 在您的程式碼中使用 Azure Active Directory 身分驗證驗證,請確認 Microsoft.WindowsAzure.MediaServices.Client.Common.Authentication 與 Microsoft.IdentityModel.Clients.ActiveDirectory 兩個 .NET Assembly 已經被您的專案檔所參考。     以互動式登入方式透過 Azure Active Directory…


[Service Fabric] Full/Incremental backup and restore sample

I recently worked with a client who said that they had had trouble implementing incremental backup and restore for their stateful services, so I was set to the task to build a sample that would do both a full and incremental backups to Azure blob storage. I fully expect great improvements to happen in Service…


MIEE Spotlight- Elliot Percival 

Today’s MIEE Spotlight looks at Elliot Percival, Teacher of Computing Science at The Whitehaven Academy. Elliot uses Office 365 tools daily in his classroom to communicate and collaborate with students, colleagues and parents. Elliot is passionate about the impact OneNote Class Notebook has had on the teaching and learning in his classroom. It has provided a…


Debug R with R Tools for Visual Studio

Guest blog by Christo Lolov, Microsoft Student Partner at Imperial College London What is R R is a statistical computer language which allows you to achieve your analytical goals by writing scripts. It is a scripting language because it is evaluated while it is being read by the computer rather than first being translated into…


Migrate from Visio Web Access to Visio Online

Overview Visio Online replaces Visio Web Access (also called Visio Services) in SharePoint Online. Visio Online is the new way to view, create and share Visio diagrams in SharePoint Online. As part of the Office Online ecosystem, Visio Online includes a modern UI, introduces performance improvements and has richer capabilities that aren’t available in Visio…


Using Microsoft Dynamics NAV on Windows, iOS, and Android

Here is some insight into Dynamics NAV’s upcoming support for Windows 10, Windows Phone 8.1, iOS, and Android. Windows 10 We’ve added support for Windows 10 Creators Update released in 2017 and are preparing for the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update. We’ve also thrown in support for some interesting Windows features and devices – keep a look…


8 Awesome Financial Investments for Entrepreneurs

Guest post by Jane Hurst, http://www.lifehack.org/author/jane-hurst & https://blog.getresponse.com/author/jane-hurst   There is a lot more to being an entrepreneur than just running your own business and setting your own hours. You need to come up with ways to make enough money to live comfortably, and this often involves understanding the investment world. The better your investments,…