Azure Backup

23 hours ago
Even though Azure takes three copies of your virtual machines and stores them in Azure Storage, you still need to protect your data against ransomware, corruption, or accidental deletion. Kelly Anderson stops by to chat with Scott Hanselman about how simple it is to set up Azure Backup, how its built-in security features can protect […]

Visually build pipelines for Azure Data Factory V2

3 days ago
Gaurav Malhotra shows Donovan Brown how you can now visually build pipelines for Azure Data Factory V2 and be more productive by getting pipelines up & running quickly without writing any code. For more information, see: ADF v2: Visual Tools enabled in public preview (blog) Azure Data Factory V2 Preview Documentation (docs) Follow @donovanbrown Follow […]

StreamSets on Azure HDInsight

3 days ago
Azure HDInsight is a fully-managed cloud service that makes it easy, fast, and cost-effective to process massive amounts of data. Use the most popular open-source frameworks such as Hadoop, Spark, Hive, LLAP, Kafka, Storm, R & more. Azure HDInsight enables a broad range of scenarios such as ETL, Data Warehousing, Machine Learning, IoT and more.  […]

Part 2/8 An introduction to Azure IoT through the new Remote Monitoring Preconfigured Solution

4 days ago
In its research for IoT Solutions that will help them go through Digital Transformation, Contoso HVAC is discovering Azure IoT through the Remote Monitoring Preconfigured Solution. The video walks you through the deployment and discovery of the solution highlighting the capability of Azure IoT services for.

How to use Tableau with SQL Server, R and Python

7 days ago
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TWC9: Surviving Being Hit By a Car, Visual Studio 2017 15 Preview 2, RedShirt Dev Tour Europe, and more Previe

7 days ago
This week on Channel 9, Christina –with her dominant arm in a sling– discusses the week’s top developer news, including; [00:17] Red Shirt Dev Tour Europe – register for Berlin (17 January), Munich (18 January), Paris (23 January), Birmingham (25 January) [00:35] Visual Studio 2017 15.6 Preview 2 [Pierce Boggan] and the Visual Studio blog [00:54] #ifdef Windows: […]

Remote debug Azure Functions written in Java using VS Code

7 days ago
Xiaokai He shows Donovan Brown how to quickly develop and deploy serverless functions to Azure, then go inside the black box and debug functions locally, as well as remotely in the cloud. For more information, see: Serverless Java Apps with VS Code (docs) Azure Functions Java developer guide (docs) Azure Functions (overview) Follow @donovanbrown Follow @AzureFriday 

Corey is all in on Azure Policy

1 week ago
Corey Sanders, Director of Program Management on the Microsoft Azure Compute team sat down to share his favorite Demos from a recent conference. In this video he goes all in on Policy and how it can be applied to Azure resources. Post any questions, topic ideas or general conversation here in the comments OR online […]

Apache Spark Connector for Azure Cosmos DB

1 week ago
Emily Lawton stops by to chat with Scott Hanselman about the Azure Cosmos DB Spark Connector, which enables Azure Cosmos DB to act as an input source or output sink for Apache Spark jobs. For more information, see: Azure Cosmos DB Spark Wiki Follow @SHanselman Follow @AzureFriday Follow @emilymlawton

Azure HDInsight Application Platform Overview

1 week ago
Azure HDInsight is an Apache Hadoop distribution powered by the cloud. This means that it handles any amount of data, scaling from terabytes to petabytes on demand. Spin up any number of nodes at any time – we charge only for the compute and storage that you use. We are pleased to announce an easy way to […]

Azure SQL Data Warehouse compute optimized performance tier

2 weeks ago
Ron Ortloff talks with Scott Hanselman about the new Azure SQL Data Warehouse compute optimized tier that enables you to analyze ever growing amounts of data more easily, and how the team used NVM Express caching for up to 100x better performance. Azure SQL Data Warehouse previews 3x compute scale with unlimited columnar storage (blog) Faster […]

TWC9: Happy New Year, Meltdown and Spectre, REST API or Azure Analysis Services, and more

2 weeks ago
This week on Channel 9, Christina discusses the week’s top developer news, including; [00:11] Meltdown and Spectre [Graza University] [00:50] Securing Azure customers from CPU vulnerability [Microsoft Azure] [01:08] Mitigating speculative execution side-channel attacks in Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer [Microsoft Edge Team] [01:29] Asynchronous refresh witih the REST API for Azure Analysis Services [Christian […]