Application Insights Planned Maintenance – 03/17 – Final Update

Final Update: Saturday, 25 March 2017 00:52 UTCMaintenance has been completed on infrastructure for Application Insights Availability Web Test feature.Necessary updates were installed successfully on all nodes, supporting Availability Web Test feature. -Deepesh Planned Maintenance: 17:00 UTC, 22 March 2017 – 00:00 UTC, 25 March 2017 The Application Insights team will be performing planned maintenance on Availability Web Test…


Using F# to write serverless Azure functions

Guest post by Thomas Denney Microsoft Student Partner at the University of Oxford. Over the last few years cloud providers have shifted from offering Infrastructure-as-a-Service to Platform-as-a-Service, helping to reduce the knowledge required to maintain web apps and increase abstraction over maintenance and scaling. Function-as-a-Service, also known as serverless, is the next stage of abstraction,…


Outlook Features – Windows vs. Mac Outlook

Ever wonder what features that are supported in Windows Outlook are also supported in Mac Outlook? We have the details here – https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Compare-Outlook-2016-for-Mac-with-Outlook-2016-for-Windows-bd54cb79-d367-4c2f-89c7-3e5d16618f87 We are constantly working hard to work on the next set of feature for you, so if there is something you would really like to see in Mac Outlook, please add or vote…


MIM WAL–Installation Guide Part 2

  This post is a continuation of  MIM WAL–Installation Guide Part 1  Navigate to the location where you have the MIM WAL Source Code Open the Folder “ReferencedAssemblies” In this Folder we want to copy the System.Management.Automation.dll file Once the file is copied into this folder Now open the folder “4.1.3496.0” Now copy the following…


Azure入門資料をまとめました

こんにちは!テクニカルエバンジェリストの大田です! 日に日に「Azureの入門資料がほしい」「まずは概要を知りたい」というご質問をいただくことが増えてきました。Cognitive Serviceなどの特徴的なサービスはもとより、PaaS, IaaS 系もラインナップが揃っているので、利用してみたいという人が増えてきているためです。 そんな声が聞けて嬉しい一方で、情報がまとまっていないと困ってしまうなと思うようにもなりました。そのため、この記事ではAzure入門資料のリンクをまとめます。


Login issues with Visual Studio Team Services – 03/24 – Investigating

Update: Friday, 24 March 2017 23:56 UTC We’re working with our partners in Azure to resolve the login issues. Users may see errors while trying to sign in. Users that are already signed in may not experience any impact. You can also track this issue in the Azure status page here: https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/status/ Next Update: Before Saturday, 25…


Insider Fast: Delete your account faster

As part of improving performance for key scenarios in Outlook for Mac, we’re rolling out an improved account delete experience. This improvement comes from feedback received around Outlook hanging when deleting accounts and having to Force Quit during delete. What to expect: There’s no change to the delete account entry point (the ‘-‘ button in…


Hive Metastore in HDInsight –Tips, Tricks & Best Practices

When you create a Hive table, the table definition (column names, data types, comments, etc.) are stored in the Hive Metastore. Hive Metastore is critical part of Hadoop architecture as it acts as a central schema repository which can be used by other access tools like Spark, Interactive Hive (LLAP), Presto, Pig and many other…


Hive Metastore in HDInsight –Tips, Tricks & Best Practices

When you create a Hive table, the table definition (column names, data types, comments, etc.) are stored in the Hive Metastore. Hive Metastore is critical part of Hadoop architecture as it acts as a central schema repository which can be used by other access tools like Spark, Interactive Hive (LLAP), Presto, Pig and many other…


MIM WAL–Installation Guide Part 1

Installation of the MIM WAL can sometimes be problematic especially if you are just getting started or even just an armature developer. The objective of this post is to: 1. ) Help in the collection of all files needed to compile the Workflow Activity Library 2.) Prepare solution to be compiled 3.) Install the Workflow…