Geo-Disaster-Recovery user interface available in Portal

We now have a user interface for Geo-Disaster-Recovery (Geo-DR) exposed in the portal which will make management operations much very straight forward and easy. If you have not explored our Geo-DR feature yet please take some time to read through the following blog and the documentation article it refers too to understand the basic concepts…


Announcing TypeScript 2.7

Today we’re proud to announce the release of TypeScript 2.7! If you’re not familiar with TypeScript, it’s a language that brings optional static types to JavaScript by building on JavaScript itself. Running TypeScript code through its compiler emits clean readable JavaScript that runs on any browser, and can also make bleeding-edge ECMAScript features you write…


Collaborer sur vos projets DS avec Azure ML Workbench

  Nous commençons cette nouvelle année 2018 avec ce billet qui s’inscrit dans la série de billets déjà publiés sur les nouveaux services d’Azure Machine Learning (Azure ML). Pour mémoire, cette série de billets vise à vous faire découvrir progressivement ce nouvel environnement Azure ML, à en partager avec vous les nouveautés et bénéfices, et…


Analytics is Width. Feature Selection is Depth.

Most organizations don’t focus on Data Science or AI or Machine Learning as a single discipline – they group it together with the entire Analytics function. This includes everything from spreadsheets to Relation data, from documents stored in multiple locations to the structured business data in standard operations. While you might view your team independently,…


[AAD] How to create Service Principal through CLI

There are multiple ways to generate the Service Principal for Azure AD. Say, through portal, CLI or PowerShell. I always used Azure portal for this registration. But started liking CLI way of generating principal which is very simple and easy to register and generate the required keys and move on. Yes, many times you would…


Designing a Cosmos DB database

Premier Developer consultant Julien Oudot brings us this blog with some considerations when designing a Cosmos DB database. The intent of this article is to summarize some of the key aspects to keep in mind while designing a database using Cosmos DB. Azure Cosmos DB is Microsoft’s globally distributed, multi-model database. Sometimes referred to as…


Otimizando AUs Azure Data Lake Analytics

Os jobs processados pelo Azure Data Lake Analytics ( ADLA ) são cobrados pela quantidade de AUs utilizadas por hora, conforme descrito na documentação oficial. Otimizar o número de AUs em cada Job não é somente sobre economizar dinheiro, e sim sobre otimizar o seu ambiente para execução de jobs. Antes de demonstrar como analisar…


MIEE Spotlight- Sarah McLeary

Today in our MIEE Spotlight we take a look at the fabulous work of Sarah McLeary, a passionate Physical Education teacher at Microsoft Showcase School, St Mungo’s High School. Sarah aims to make all learning meaningful and engaging and believes that the use of digital technology and Microsoft tools enables her learners to achieve their…


Increasing Accessibility and Fostering Inclusive Classrooms

At Microsoft, our Mission is to empower every person and every organization on the planet to achieve more. With more than 1 billion people in the world with disabilities, there is no limit to what people can achieve when technology reflects the diversity of all those who use it. Hector Minto, Senior Technology Evangelist at…