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Free ebook: .NET Microservices: Architecture for Containerized .NET Applications
5/19/2017 | Microsoft Press | 4
Here’s a new free ebook! This ebook was written by Cesar de la Torre, Bill Wagner, and Mike Rousos, and was published by Microsoft Developer Division, .NET and Visual Studio product teams. Cesar has previously written for Microsoft Press, so we’re helping spread the word about his newest ebook. Happy


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Passion for programming had roots in Windows 98 gaming
5/25/2017 | Microsoft IT showcase | 0
Growing up in a highly-educated family in Delhi, India, Heena Parmar remembers the fun and novelty of using a computer at home for the first time. At 13, she quickly came to appreciate just how well Windows 98 could run games like “Age of Empires” and “Need for Speed.” Like many of us who experienced... The


Episode 130 on SharePoint developer updates with Vesa Juvonen and Daniel Kogan—Office 365 Developer Podcast
5/25/2017 | Apps for Office and SharePoint | 1
In Episode 130 of the Office 365 Developer Podcast, Andrew Coates talks with Vesa Juvonen and Daniel Kogan about SharePoint Developer announcements at Build 2017. The post Episode 130 on SharePoint developer updates with Vesa Juvonen and Daniel Kogan—Office 365 Developer Podcast appeared first on Office


Episode 130 on SharePoint developer updates with Vesa Juvonen and Daniel Kogan—Office 365 Developer Podcast
5/25/2017 | Office Blogs - Office 365 Technology | 1
In Episode 130 of the Office 365 Developer Podcast, Andrew Coates talks with Vesa Juvonen and Daniel Kogan about SharePoint Developer announcements at Build 2017. The post Episode 130 on SharePoint developer updates with Vesa Juvonen and Daniel Kogan—Office 365 Developer Podcast appeared first on Office


Episode 130 on SharePoint developer updates with Vesa Juvonen and Daniel Kogan—Office 365 Developer Podcast
5/25/2017 | Office Blogs - Office 365 | 1
In Episode 130 of the Office 365 Developer Podcast, Andrew Coates talks with Vesa Juvonen and Daniel Kogan about SharePoint Developer announcements at Build 2017. The post Episode 130 on SharePoint developer updates with Vesa Juvonen and Daniel Kogan—Office 365 Developer Podcast appeared first on Office


Eric Shupps on the SharePoint Framework In His Own Words
5/25/2017 | Andrew Connell | 1
Read this post in its entirety on my site: Eric Shupps on the SharePoint Framework In His Own WordsIf you are interested in signing up to my newsletter to get the most recent posts via email, either visit my site and signup using the widget in the bottom-right corner, or just head to this form and give


Important: Azure Government PowerShell change
5/25/2017 | Mike Hacker | 1
A change was recently made to the Login-AzureRmAccount PowerShell cmdlet which may break existing scripts.  For older versions of Azure PowerShell you would use the following to log into Azure US Government: Login-AzureRmAccount –EnvironmentName AzureUSGovernment With the new version of Azure PowerShell


Azure IaaS Architecture Best Practices
5/25/2017 | Mike Hacker | 1
A few months ago a co-worker completed a set of 5 videos that go into different aspects of architecture best practices for Azure Resource Manager deployments.  At the time I had sent out a tweet with a link to the series but I forgot to post it out here.  So without any more delay, check … Continue reading


What’s brewing in Visual Studio Team Services: May 2017 Digest
5/25/2017 | Microsoft Azure | 1
The latest on DevOps with Visual Studio Team Services.


Batch:Updated Features
5/25/2017 | Azure Notes | 1
The May 2017 feature update for Azure Batch is now live. Includes previously announced features like Low priority batch but also introduces new things like improved Linux support. More


Wisdom Wednesday: Master Snapchat In Your Business
5/24/2017 | Office 365 Advisors | 4
When it comes to social media marketing, Facebook, Twitter and YouTube are no longer enough. Get an edge over your competition by mastering Snapchat now! Since all but taking over online communication, social media has become a viable business tool as well. Social media is easy and affordable to use,


Updated portal and new languages for Microsoft Forms
5/24/2017 | Office Blogs - Office 365 | 4
Today, we’re introducing several updates to Microsoft Forms, including improvements to the Forms portal, more languages and right-to-left reading support. The post Updated portal and new languages for Microsoft Forms appeared first on Office Blogs.


Updated portal and new languages for Microsoft Forms
5/24/2017 | Office Blogs - Office 365 Technology | 3
Today, we’re introducing several updates to Microsoft Forms, including improvements to the Forms portal, more languages and right-to-left reading support. The post Updated portal and new languages for Microsoft Forms appeared first on Office Blogs.


Deploying a Suspicious Activity Bot in Azure Commercial or Azure Government
5/24/2017 | Microsoft Azure Government | 26
Having spent many years in the Public Sector space, I have made a lot of friends on both the contractor and government employee sides of the aisle. So we are always having conversations about how Azure is making the world better both commercially as well as in the Public Sector space. Because of that,


3 reasons you’ll want Windows Server 2016 now
5/24/2017 | Microsoft Server and Cloud Platform Blog | 3
Experience better security at the OS level In todays world of sophisticated attacks, simple perimeter security is no longer effective. You need multiple layers of active security to help you protect, detect, and respond to threats. Those layers are now built in to Windows Server 2016, allowing you to


Simple steps to help prevent data breaches at your company
5/24/2017 | Microsoft secure | 22
Every company has cybersecurity risks and needs to be aware of them, but understanding your company’s risk profile is just the beginning. Watch this Modern Workplace episode “Cyber Intelligence: Help Prevent a Breach” to get advice on how to best approach cybersecurity at your company from two Chief


Kubernetes in action: How orchestration and containers can increase uptime and resiliency
5/24/2017 | Microsoft Azure | 2
It’s been about a month since we finalized the acquisition of Deis to expand the Azure Container Service and Kubernetes support on Azure. It’s been really fantastic to watch the two teams come…


New 400GB and 200GB caches available on Azure Analysis Services
5/24/2017 | Microsoft Azure | 2
In April we announced the general availability of Azure Analysis Services, which evolved from the proven analytics engine in Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services. The success of any modern data-…


Microsoft and Cisco enable Azure IoT Suite to connect to Cisco Fog Deployments
5/24/2017 | Microsoft Azure | 2
As we announced recently, Microsoft thinks there is a natural balance between the cloud and the edge in IoT. Why? Cloud is a natural place to manage IoT devices, to collect data from them, gain…


Portal:Preview Features
5/24/2017 | Azure Notes | 0
At BUILD 2017, we announced the preview of Azure Cloud Shell, which supports the Bash shell. As showcased (at 9:35 min) by Corey Sanders, we are adding PowerShell support to Azure Cloud Shell, which gives you a choice of shell to get work done. The PowerShell experience will provide the same benefits


IoT Suite:New Features
5/24/2017 | Azure Notes | 0
Today at Cisco’s IoT World Forum we announced we’re partnering with Cisco to make it possible for the Azure IoT Suite to connect to and interoperate with Cisco Fog deployments. More


Analysis Services:New Features
5/24/2017 | Azure Notes | 0
Today we are introducing two new SKU sizes, the S8 and S9 allowing you to build data models up to 400 GB in size. More


Log Analytics:Preview Features
5/24/2017 | Azure Notes | 0
Today, we are launching Solution Targeting feature in preview. When you add a solution to OMS, it's automatically deployed by default to all Windows and Linux agents connected to your Log Analytics workspace. You may want to manage your costs and limit the amount of data collected for a solution by limiting


Data Catalog:New Features
5/24/2017 | Azure Notes | 2
Recent updates have added new capabilities to Azure Data Catalog including: Support for ODBC data sources. You can register and discover ODBC databases, tables, and views by using the Data Catalog data source registration tool. Support for PostgreSQL data sources. You can register and discover PostgreSQL


DevTest Labs:Updated Features
5/24/2017 | Azure Notes | 0
The DevTest Labs team has recently added new functionality to handle nested ARM template (aka. Linked ARM templates) deployment in the test environments scenario. More


API Management:Updated Features
5/24/2017 | Azure Notes | 0
A variety of API Management updates were released during on Friday, March 17. These include several new features like: Now you can use management API to get API Management service instance in a VNET to pick up configuration updates, e.g. DNS server change [1] Having issues with a VNET? No problem! Use