Mainframe Migration to Azure – Portal

Mainframe systems were once the norm, but most companies are now looking to the cloud to replace antiquated and expensive-to-maintain mainframes. Companies can realize substantial savings if they can migrate equivalent functionality to Microsoft Azure. In many cases, mainframe workloads can be replicated in Azure with no loss of functionality and without users even noticing changes in…


Azure Data Architecture Guide – Blog #4: Hybrid data architecture

In this fourth blog entry, we’ll continue to explore the Azure Data Architecture Guide. The previous entries for this blog series are: Azure Data Architecture Guide – Blog #1: Introduction Azure Data Architecture Guide – Blog #2: On-demand big data analytics Azure Data Architecture Guide – Blog #3: Advanced analytics and deep learning Like the previous post,…


Azure Data Architecture Guide – Blog #3: Advanced analytics and deep learning

We’ll continue to explore the Azure Data Architecture Guide with our third blog entry in this series. The previous entries for this blog series are: Azure Data Architecture Guide – Blog #1: Introduction Azure Data Architecture Guide – Blog #2: On-demand big data analytics Like the previous post, we’ll work from a technology implementation seen directly in…


Do you want to be announced as the next Small Basic Guru? Read about the TechNet November 2018 competition!!

What is the TechNet Guru Competition? Each month the TechNet Wiki council organizes a contest of the best articles posted that month. This is your chance to be announced as MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY GURU OF THE MONTH! One winner in each category will be selected each month for glory and adoration by the MSDN/TechNet Ninjas and community as a…


Small Basic – November Code Challenges!!!

Special thanks to litdev for hosting these challenges! These challenges are intended for people who are learning to program for the first time or for those returning to programming who want to start using Small Basic.  Some will be easy, some will be hard – but they will all make you think, and more importantly be…


CATpapers

Over the years, AzureCAT has published a lot of content on GitHub, on our Docs platform (and on MSDN before that), on the Architecture Center, on blogs, and on Customers.Microsoft.com. In addition, based on customer requests, we’ve published a series of whitepapers and eBooks. We’ve come to refer to this series of whitepapers and eBooks,…


Small Basic Guru Competition – October 2018

Who will be announced as the next Small Basic Guru? Read more about October 2018 competition!! What is the TechNet Guru Competition? Each month the TechNet Wiki council organizes a contest of the best articles posted that month. This is your chance to be announced as MICROSOFT TECHNOLOGY GURU OF THE MONTH! One winner in each category…


Small Basic Challenges – October 2018

These are the October 2018 challenges from Roshan Kumar Priya. We’re also continuing the September 2018 challenges here: https://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/0059173a-594e-4da4-afa6-e9c6ac9241fa/challenge-of-the-month-september-2018?forum=smallbasic These October challenges are intended for people who are learning to program for the first time or for those returning to programming who want to start using Small Basic.  Some will be easy, some will be hard…


NEW UPDATES: Small Basic Website 2.1 & Small Basic Online 0.91

UPDATED: 10/18/18 Our progress continues! This is our next release on the Small Basic Website. See our July (last) release here: Announcement: Welcome to Small Basic Website 2.0 A big thank-you goes out to our 2018 Hackathon website team: Casey Schaertl, Chandler Baker, Juan Tian, Brooke Chang, Elena Escalas, Aayushi Modi, Coby Hanley, Huma Agarwal, Liyan…

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