Running Micro Focus Enterprise Server 4.0 in a Docker Container in Azure

A few months ago I posted a blog about how to setup Micro Focus Enterprise Server 4.0 and Enterprise Developer 4.0 in Azure.  There was a follow up to that blog outlining how to configure and deploy the BankDemo application that comes with Enterprise Developer.  I’d like to continue in this Micro Focus vein by…


Pioneering the next generation of genomics research – in the cloud

Australian National University (ANU) is the top-ranked university in Australia, and the 24th best university in the world. Researchers at ANU contribute to this prestigious ranking by advancing knowledge and conducting groundbreaking studies, including cutting-edge genomics research. Over the past year, Dr Sebastian Kurscheid, a research fellow in the Department of Genome Sciences, has turned…


The Windows AppConsult blog has moved!

Since a while Microsoft has launched a new platform called Tech Community, where different groups in Microsoft can publish news, articles and stay in touch in a better way with communities and developers. As AppConsult, we immediately saw the opportunity to move to a more modern platform, which can help us to reach and share…


How can I view the release history records programmatically?

One of the user asked how he can access the comment that he entered while starting the environment programmatically. These comment can be seen in the history records of the Release UI as shown below. But to access them via APIs, we have not documented our release revision APIs publicly but will do so shortly….


Working with AZCopy 10 and Azure Storage Blob Access Tiers

As you may know, today the Azure Blob Storage offers three different access tiers that allow us to save money depending on our storage requirements: If we need our data immediately (hot), eventually (cool) or rarely (archive). More info about the features of each tier here. Actually, we can configure an Azure Storage Account to…


CSP パートナー切り替えについて

いつも大変お世話になります。Microsoft Azure サポート チームです。 Azure サブスクリプションの CSP パートナー切り替えについてご案内させていただきます。 ご参考になりましたら幸いです。   本記事の目的 CSP パートナーの切り替えとは 全体の流れ 弊社サポート サービス利用時のお願い 関連する弊社公開情報   本記事の目的 弊社サポート サービスに、Azure サブスクリプションの CSP パートナーを切り替える際のお問い合わせをいただくことがあります。   後述しますが、この作業は弊社サポート サービスを含め、切り替え元 CSP パートナー、切り替え先 CSP パートナー、顧客など様々な関係者様が連携して作業を行うことになります。 この Azure サブスクリプションの CSP パートナーを切り替える際の以下について CSP をご利用の様々なお客様にご理解をいただくこと、お知らせすることを本記事の目的にしています。   全体の流れ 弊社サポート サービス利用時のお願い   !! 注意事項 !! 本記事のみで CSP パートナーの切り替えについて全てをご案内するものではありません。 是非、「関連する弊社公開情報」も併せてご参照いただけたら幸いです。   CSP パートナーの切り替えとは 本題に入る前に、「Azure サブスクリプションの…


Checking out Field Service on the Unified Interface (version 8)

As much of the Dynamics community is aware, Field Service version 8 is now available. We first released Field Service version 8 in August with subsequent updates coming roughly once a month. We released the first version which supported upgrade from Field Service version 7 in November (Field Service v8.2). For our customers that are…


AI for Earth Grant Recipient Videos and Coding Challenge

Update on June 3, 2019: Added video from SOS Mata Atlantica.  Earth Day is April 22, and next year (2020) will be the 50th anniversary!  Leading up to that day, I’d love to share some videos which highlight the amazing work that our AI for Earth grant recipients are doing, using machine learning to solve…