When developing software, you typically have 2 options. Either you use black-box testing and run code against mock objects, hoping that numerous unit tests catch any problems. Or, you don’t run your code at all until you can hit a test or QA back-end service and hope everything works. Either way, there’s a lot of […]
Big data analysis platforms are rapidly becoming a core tool in mainstream applications development. However, while the power of these technologies is undeniable, the promise of elasticity through wide cluster scaling is often elusive. This talk will demonstrate the use of Openstack Sahara’s cluster provisioning and elastic data processing features to create development, research, test, […]
You’ve seen it time and time again – the true power with the Universal Windows Platform is being able to write applications that target various devices and form factors. But how can you use this great power to build a coherent end-to-end solution? This session demonstrates a unique way to take advantage of the Universal […]
In this special episode Lara Rubbelke is joined by Shweta Gupta, a Technical Evangelist at Microsoft. Shweta joins the show to talk about her experience helping a healthcare customer solve a big legacy data problem with Azure Data Factory. In this scenario, they wanted to use Streaming Analytics but needed to figure out how to get […]
Apache Mesos is a resource manager for datacenter infrastructure that uses a 2-level scheduling model to provide hardware resources to various application frameworks. Similar to Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), Mesos manages hardware and the execution of applications, while delegating the responsibility of deployment to other platforms. In the Mesos’ model, application frameworks are responsible for scheduling and […]
Scott talks to Khalid Mouss about how you can monitor your Linux machines within an Azure infrastructure. Large numbers of Linux machines run on Azure with great success, so how can you best monitor the CPU and Disk access of your Linux workloads? Khalid also shows how to add support for Datadog by adding their custom agent to a Linux VM.
Senior Program Manager Narayan Annamalai teaches Scott how to use Network Security Groups within an Azure Virtual Network. You can create control access to objects within Azure by subnet and network! You’ll learn how to control access and create groups within Azure using PowerShell!
Welcome to this video on Using Windows PowerShell Desired State Configuration in AWS. This video will give you a brief overview on how, by using PowerShell scripts, DSC can automatically correct configuration drift in your Windows Server instances in AWS. Learn more: aws.amazon.com/training
In this episode of Data Exposed, Scott welcomes Vladimir Ivanovic, Senior Program Manager on the SQL Server team. Today, Vladimir introduces us to an exciting preview feature in Azure SQL DB called the Index Advisor which provides insight to developers and DBAs into how best to apply indexes and improve the overall performance of the Azure SQL database. Vladimir […]
Corey Sanders, Director of Program Management on the Microsoft Azure Compute team takes us inside an "ask the experts" night during an internal technical conference to introduce some of the members of his team we haven’t met yet. Don’t forget – we’re always looking for Suggestions and Questions here in the comments section OR via twitter #AzureTwC. […]