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Deploying a Suspicious Activity Bot in Azure Commercial or Azure Government
5/24/2017 | Microsoft Azure Government | 4
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,


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Logic Apps:New Features
5/11/2017 | Azure Notes | 6
We are excited to announce that as an application or service owner, you can now develop connectors that allow your app to work with Microsoft Flow, Logic Apps and PowerApps. This enables your customers to easily automate their business processes and create their own no-code line of business apps. More


Portal:New Features
5/11/2017 | Azure Notes | 8
The new Azure mobile app preview helps you stay connected to your Azure resources—anytime, anywhere. You can: Check status and critical metrics of your Azure resources. Get notifications and alerts about important health issues. Perform simple operations to resolve common issues. More


SQL Database:Preview Features
5/11/2017 | Azure Notes | 7
Today at //BUILD, Microsoft announced a limited preview of the Azure Database Migration Service which will streamline the process for migrating on-premises databases to Azure. Using this new database migration service simplifies the migration of existing on-premises SQL Server, Oracle, and MySQL databases


Media Services:New Features
5/11/2017 | Azure Notes | 7
At Build 2017, we are announcing the public preview of a cloud service called Video Indexer as part of Microsoft Cognitive Services. Video Indexer enables customers with digital video and audio content to automatically extract metadata and use it to build intelligent innovative applications. Video Indexer


Cognitive Services:New Features
5/11/2017 | Azure Notes | 8
Lots of new services being introduced today at Build for Cognitive Services. These include: Custom Vision, Video Indexer, Decision Service and a new Labs feature. More


SDKs:New Features
5/11/2017 | Azure Notes | 6
At Microsoft Build 2017, we announced new functionality available in Azure CLI 2.0 through these new or significantly enhanced command modules - appservices, cdn, cognitive services, cosmosdb, data lake analytics and store, dev/test labs, functions, monitor, mysql, postgres, service fabric client, vsts.


Build and Deploy Web Apps from Azure CLI 2.0
5/10/2017 | Azure Friday | 20
Aaron Roney joins Scott Hanselman to show off building and deploying a web app to Azure from the command line using Azure CLI 2.0 and Git. Azure CLI 2.0 is the cross-platform command-line tool for managing Azure resources, which is written in Python, updated every two weeks, and is available as open


Microsoft to developers: Here's how to add AI to your apps
5/10/2017 | ZDNet All About Microsoft | 19
Microsoft now has 29 Cognitive Services,programming interfaces for adding AI to apps and services. Here's what's new as of this week.


Windows Server for Developers: News from Microsoft Build 2017
5/10/2017 | Microsoft Server and Cloud Platform Blog | 21
This blog post was authored by Erin Chapple, General Manager, Windows Server. On behalf of the Windows Server team, I want to send a warm welcome to the thousands of developers who are joining us this week for the Microsoft Build Conference. Its never been a more interesting time to be a developer, with


Modern JSLink, Custom Actions and More coming to the SharePoint Framework
5/10/2017 | Andrew Connell | 9
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Office at Build 2017—announcing new opportunities for developers
5/10/2017 | Apps for Office and SharePoint | 7
Today at Microsoft Build 2017, we announced new opportunities for developers in three areas—updates to the Microsoft Teams developer platform, new capabilities in the Microsoft Graph and better ways to connect Office users with partner integrations. With over 100 million monthly commercial active users,


Wisdom Wednesday: 4 Features to Send Your Business Website to the Top of Google’s Rankings
5/10/2017 | Office 365 Advisors | 7
Because Google always changes the algorithm that it uses to determine search engine rankings, your business’ website needs to stay on top of the current key features that can help move it to the top of Google’s search results. Many companies approach search engine optimization as a one-time challenge;


Batch computing at a fraction of the price
5/10/2017 | Microsoft Azure | 6
Today at Microsoft Build 2017, we are delighted to announce the public preview of a new way to obtain and consume Azure compute at a much lower price using Azure Batch – low-priority VMs. Low-priority VMs are allocated from our surplus compute capacity and are available for up to an 80% discount, enabling


Microsoft makes Visual Studio for Mac generally available
5/10/2017 | ZDNet All About Microsoft | 13
Microsoft is making its Visual Studio for Mac -- a rebranded version of Xamarin Studio for the Mac -- generally available.


Use Enterprise Threat Detection to find “invisible” cyberattacks
5/10/2017 | Microsoft secure | 8
This post is authored by Roberto Bamberger, Principal Consultant, Enterprise Cybersecurity Group. Amongst the plethora of stories about cyberattacks in the news, multiple recent articles have been published describing the more difficult to detect cyberattacks which leverage normal tools, already present


Register and join us May 12: Defense Contracting: Delivering on the Demands of Secure Cloud for DOD
5/10/2017 | Microsoft Azure Government | 22
Register to join Washington Technology and Microsoft on Friday, May 12, from 7:30 a.m. to 11:15 a.m., for a free morning event, at the Ritz Carlton, Tysons Corner. Defense contractors, systems integrators and members of the Defense Industrial Base will gather to hear insights into technologies and strategies


Microsoft debuts Azure Cosmos DB, a superset of its DocumentDB service
5/10/2017 | ZDNet All About Microsoft | 13
Microsoft is taking its NoSQL DocumentDB service a step further with its new Azure Cosmos DB.


Announcing general availability of Storage Service Encryption for Azure File Storage
5/10/2017 | Microsoft Azure | 10
Today, we are excited to announce the General Availability of Storage Service Encryption for Azure Files Storage. Azure Files Storage is now the first fully managed file service offering encryption of data at rest.


Azure CLI 2.0: new commands, features; available now in Azure Cloud Shell
5/10/2017 | Microsoft Azure | 12
As announced previously in our blogs, we have been making constant progress in adding new features to and stabilizing Azure CLI 2.0 over last several months.


Build and certify your PowerApps, Flow & Logic Apps Connector
5/10/2017 | Microsoft Azure | 6
We are excited to announce that as an application or service owner, you can now develop connectors that allow your app to work with Microsoft Flow, Logic Apps and PowerApps. This enables your customers to easily automate their business processes and create their own no-code line of business apps.


At Build, Microsoft expands its Cognitive Services collection of intelligent APIs
5/10/2017 | Microsoft Azure | 6
Microsoft Cognitive Services enables developers to augment the next generation of applications with the ability to see, hear, speak, understand, and interpret needs using natural methods of…


Introducing Video Indexer, a cloud service to unlock insights from your videos
5/10/2017 | Microsoft Azure | 6
The amount of video on the internet is growing exponentially and will continue to grow for the foreseeable future. And the growth is across multiple industries, such as entertainment, broadcasting, enterprises, public safety and others.


Microsoft extends Azure managed database services with introduction of MySQL and PostgreSQL
5/10/2017 | Microsoft Azure | 7
As we look across what is happening at Microsoft Build, we are excited to announce the preview of managed database services with Azure Database for MySQL and Azure Database for PostgreSQL. Like the other news coming out of this massive moment for Microsoft, these new database offerings are about helping


Introducing Azure Functions Runtime preview
5/10/2017 | Microsoft Azure | 13
Customers have embraced Azure Functions because it allows them to focus on application innovation rather than infrastructure management. The simplicity of the Functions programming model that…


What’s new for Serverless at Microsoft Build 2017
5/10/2017 | Microsoft Azure | 12
Serverless computing continues to gain momentum. The idea of building powerful solutions without worrying about infrastructure resonates with customers for many scenarios. Today we are happy to…