DevOps for Data Science – Application Performance Monitoring

In this series on DevOps for Data Science, I’ve explained the concept of a DevOps “Maturity Model” – a list of things you can do, in order, that will set you on the path for implementing DevOps in Data Science. The first thing you can do in your projects is to implement Infrastructure as Code…


Move a VM’s Primary NIC from one VNET to another.

There is currently a limitation in Azure VMs that will not allow a NIC to be moved to a different VNET.  The ability for an Azure contributor to modify their cloud, just like they would modify their on premise datacenter is critical.  One of the common requirements on premise is the VLAN change request. The…


SfB Server 2015 でサポートされる SQL サーバー

Japan Lync/Skype サポートチームです。 2018年1月18日(木) の時点では、Skype for Business Server 2015 は SQL Server 2016 をサポートしておりません。 今後、開発部門での製品テストを経て、SQL Server 2016 がサポートされることが計画されております。 しかしながら、現時点でその時期についてはアナウンスできる状況にございません。 ご不便をおかけいたしますが、何卒ご了承いただければと存じます。 現時点で SQL Server 2016 をサポータブルな状況で、Skype for Business Server 2015 のバックエンドとして展開するためのオプションとして、 SQL Server 2016 を SQL Server 2012 互換モードで運用する方法があります。 SQL Server 2016 を SQL Server 2012 互換モードで運用することは、Skype for Business Server 2015 のバックエンドとしてサポートされる展開方法となります。 なお、SQL Server 2014 互換モードは、開発部門における完全なテストが完了していないため、…


In eigener Sache: Stellenausschreibungen für das Microsoft Student Partner Programm in Karlsruhe und Zürich

In diesem Blog dreht sich ja – der Titel ist Programm – alles um das Student Partner Programm und dessen Mitglieder, die wunderbaren Student Partner in Deutschland.  Das Microsoft Student Partner Programm ist ein offizielles Förderprogramm für Studenten. Gerne möchte ich auf zwei Vakanzen im Microsoft Student Partner Programm-Team bei Microsoft aufmerksam machen. Beide ausgeschriebenen…


Tar and Curl Come to Windows!

One of the most frequent asks we hear across the entire Windows command-line spectrum is “I need curl” and/or “I need tar”. If you’re one of these people – HAPPY NEW YEAR! 🙂 Windows 10 Insider build 17063 and later now include the real-deal curl and tar executables that you can execute directly from Cmd…


Cumulative Update #10 for SQL Server 2014 SP2

The 10th cumulative update release for SQL Server 2014 SP2 is now available for download at the Microsoft Downloads site. Please note that registration is no longer required to download Cumulative updates. To learn more about the release or servicing model, please visit: CU10 KB Article: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/4052725 Microsoft® SQL Server® 2014 SP2 Latest Cumulative Update:…


Demystifying the magic behind App Service OS updates

Well, that’s a loaded title for a blog post! But here’s the thing, we’ve been asked many times about what actually goes on behind the scenes when App Service updates the resources hosting App Service apps. First, we need to mention briefly what is App Service . App Service is a PaaS (Platform as a Service)…


Microsoft 365 Education – das Power-System für Schulen

Support-Ende für Office 2007: Warum Microsoft 365 die Zukunft ist   Im Oktober 2007 ging der Lebenszyklus von Microsoft Office 2007 zu Ende – und damit ein Jahrzehnt, das erstmals für Mobilität und Online-Kollaboration stand. Als Office 2007 eingeführt wurde, waren Klapphandys und Laptops auf dem Vormarsch. Die aktuellen Themen lauteten ortunabhängige Zusammenarbeit, gemeinsame Nutzung…


Creativity and Paint 3D @ Microsoft Training Academy, BETT 2018

Visit the Microsoft Training Academy for daily sessions run by  our Microsoft Learning Consultants & Innovative Educators giving you a hands-on opportunity to learn about the latest and greatest tools that are being delivered to drive student and teacher outcomes, hosted on the Microsoft Campus at stand E300 throughout each day – with repeated sessions…


Get your teams registered now for Microsoft Imagine Cup 2018

Students who create technology that solves real-world problems are being invited to enter a Microsoft competition with a grand prize worth $100,000. https://imagine.microsoft.com/en-us/uk The company is looking for young developers in the UK to enter the Imagine Cup, one of the world’s leading contests for young entrepreneurs. Submissions for the UK final are now being…