Yes or No Classification: Practical Logistic Regression

In this post, App Dev Managers Edward Fry and Sheldon Ledbetter explorer the practical implications of Logical Regression and how we’re using to solve problems in systems via Machine Learning. Logistic Regression. The very phrase is a mouthful. It’s easy to imagine it being used by actors to improve elocution or by math professors to…


MIEE Spotlight- Alan Morris

Today’s MIEE Spotlight looks at the work of Alan Morris, Head of Technical Services at Ceredigion County Council. Alan has spent 22 years working in Education IT Services supporting a wide range of professionals and takes real pride when he sees his work impacting the teaching and learning and therefor, the young people in the…


Cloud Design Patterns – Availability

In this post, App Dev Manager John Tran explores some important availability concepts you need to consider when moving applications to the cloud. Moving to the cloud forces us to change the way we design and deploy applications.  The traditional way of application development for on premises infrastructure is not the same as development for…


Cosmos DB ことはじめ

Microsoft Japan Data Platform Tech Sales Team 大蔵 一功 Cosmos DB とは Cosmos DB は、Microsoft Azure が提供する No SQL データベースサービスです。複数のデータモデルを利用することができ、簡単な操作でリージョン間でのデータレプリケーションやスケールの変更を行うことができます。 デバイスから発生するセンサー系のログや、 EC サイト上で取引される商品のカタログデータの格納に利用されます。また、 Cosmos DB に格納されたデータは、 Azure Search や Power BI 等の、Microsoft Azure 上で提供される他のサービスと組み合わせて、簡単に利用することができます。


Installing Python Packages to Azure Notebooks

One of the key questions we get from academic around the use of Azure Notebooks http://notebooks.azure.com is that its critical that we know whether specific python packages can be made available to students. The easy answer is yes and there are actually a couple of options for academics, so that you can ensure packages are…


Azure Storage Account Security

There have been a number of recent high profile data exposures related to storage of data within cloud services. Often times data isn’t properly secured in these services, leaving sensitive data exposed and putting customers and businesses at risk. Azure Blob storage is a great method to cost effectively store data, from key/value pairs to…


Join us Sept. 27! The Power of Data Analytics to Transform Government 

Government agencies across the spectrum are sitting atop invaluable datasets that are locked up because of lack of resources, tools and compliance regimes. Fortunately, cloud-based analytics capabilities are allowing these datasets to be turned into knowledge. Whether it’s data about the mission, citizen services or simply data from running large data centers, analytics can help…


Differentiating between Azure Virtual Network (VNet) and AWS Virtual Private Cloud (VPC)

In this post, Senior ADM Fidelis Ekezue shares insights into similarities and differences between Azure VNets and AWS VPC. It’s important to note that in the cloud, features and capabilities are in a state of constant change to improve services and adapt to industry demands.  To the best of our knowledge, the information in this…


Event-Tipp: Azure Meetup Hamburg

Hallo zusammen, hier habe ich mal wieder ein Event-Tipp für Euch. Sascha Dittmann von Microsoft stellt Euch am 19. September 2017 beim Azure Meetup Hamburg Big Data mit Azure vor. Themen C# + SQL = Big Data in Azure Wer spricht? Sascha Dittmann (Data Solution Architect, Microsoft) Was genau? Workshop mit Vortrag & Live Präsentation Snacks und Getränke umsonst….


Splash: Ejecución de scripts Python preexistentes dentro de Azure Machine Learning

En ocasiones sí es adecuado subir los propios modelos creados con Python o R a Azure Machine Learning (AML). Esto es completamente soportado y es una práctica que llevan a cabo muchos usuarios. Las ventajas de incluir el modelo en AML es que podemos usar todas las funcionalidades que vienen predefinidas allí como la posibilidad…