[FAQ] Azure 管理ポータルのギャラリーからデプロイした Azure 仮想マシン上の SQL Server の構成変更 (ディスク拡張) について

  皆さん、こんにちは。 BI Data Platform サポートチームです。 今回は、Azure 管理ポータルのギャラリーからデプロイした Azure 仮想マシン上の SQL Server の構成変更 (ディスク拡張) について紹介します。   Azure 管理ポータルのギャラリーから 以下のイメージを選択し、デプロイした場合、以下の構成でインストールが行われます。   SQL Server 2012 SP3 Standard on Windows Server 2012 R2 SQL Server 2012 SP3 Enterprise on Windows Server 2012 R2 SQL Server 2014 SP2 Enterprise on Windows Server 2012 R2 SQL Server 2014 SP2 Enterprise…


Running XGBoost on Azure HDInsight

XGBoost is a popular open-source distributed gradient boosting library used by many companies in production. Azure HDInsight is a fully managed Hadoop and Spark solution where you can easily create a fully-managed Spark cluster and with great extensibility. In this blog post, we will walk you through the detailed steps on how to compile and run XGBoost…


What really happens when HADR_CLUSAPI_CALL wait type is set?

In a customer scenario we saw a query against system views related to always on taking a fairly long time. SELECT * FROM   sys.availability_databases_cluster adc INNER JOIN sys.availability_replicas ar ON adc.group_id = ar.group_id WHERE  adc.database_name = ‘db1’  Investigation showed that the query was predominantly waiting on HADR_CLUSAPI_CALL. As the name suggests, this is coming from the HADR (High-Availability-Disaster-Recovery) functionality of SQL, known as AlwaysOn. Also CLUSAPI_CALL is short…


Announcing: Preview – BizTalk Server Accelerator for SWIFT: Message Pack 2017

In order to provide industry-standard compliance with the SWIFT 2017 Standards MT release 2017, Microsoft® is offering, to customer’s with Software Assurance, updates to the flat-file (MT) messaging schemas used with the Microsoft BizTalk Accelerator for SWIFT. The A4SWIFT Message Pack 2017 contains the following: Re-packaging of all SWIFT FIN message types and business rules…


Update all items in a large list/library using Microsoft Flow (no-code solution)

This is the part 3 of the 3 part series related to handling large lists with Microsoft Flow – a no-code solution. This post will demonstrate how you can iterate through a large list (or library) circumventing the list view threshold restrictions and update the items. Solution is simple: Get list items in chunks (of…


Unmarking locked transactions

When trying to apply a payment to an invoice in Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations a person with a cross icon is displayed on the Settle transactions form. Typically, you could click on Inquiry> Specifications to see the transaction it is marked against. If this is blank you are not able to unmark the…


Help! “Bluetooth – Optional – HciExtensions (Development and Integration)” test causes a bug check on the secondary machine

We have discovered that the “Bluetooth  – Optional – HciExtensions (Development and Integration)” test in the HLK 1703 kit will cause a bug check on the secondary machine approximately 15 minutes after the test is complete. While the bug check does not affect the overall test result, it can interrupt the automation process. To avoid…


Announcing TypeScript 2.5 RC

Announcing TypeScript 2.5 RC Today we’re happy to announce our RC of TypeScript 2.5. To get started with the latest stable version of TypeScript, you can grab it through NuGet, or use the following command with npm: npm install -g typescript@rc Visual Studio 2015 users (who have Update 3) can install TypeScript 2.5 RC from here, and Visual…


Visual Studio, Docker & Azure Container Instances better together!

One of the features I love, love, love about Visual Studio 2017 is the support for Docker integration with ASP.NET Core allowing to design, build and containerize solutions and run on either Linux or Windows! Of course with that we also have the integration with Azure to push Docker images to Azure Container Registration and use them to…


Microsoft Azure helps pet technology startup PitPat

If you are a fan of the BBC TV series Dragon’s Den, then you may remember PitPat, who featured in series 14, episode 6, where CEO Andrew Nowell came in to pitch for his new activity monitor which attaches to a dog’s collar and records their movements such as running, walking, sleeping and playing Since…