Videos

How to copy the structure of a database using SQL Compare

3 weeks ago
In this quick how-to video Data Platform MVP Grant Fritchey shows you how easy it is to copy the structure of an existing database to create a brand new one using SQL Compare. SQL Compare is the fastest way to compare & deploy SQL Server schemas. With our industry-standard tool you will save ime comparing […]

Azure Log Analytics

3 weeks ago
Evgeny Ternovsky joins Scott Hanselman to talk about Azure Log Analytics and its upgraded search platform, including a dedicated query experience and a powerful new query language. Already available in Application Insights, this upgrade unifies the analytics experience across Azure. For more information, see: What is Log Analytics (docs) Analytics Query Language (docs) Announcing the […]

Episode 234: Cosmos DB with Kirill Gavrylyuk – Last Episode!

3 weeks ago
In this episode Chris Risner and Thiago Almeida are joined by Kirill Gavrylyuk, a Principal Engineer working on Cosmos DB. Cosmos DB is Microsoft’s globally distributed, multi-model data service, and Kirill takes us through the key new concepts of the service and a very interesting demo. We also have a note at the end, as this is our last Cloud Cover show […]

App Service on Linux

3 weeks ago
Apurva Joshi (AJ) joins Scott Hanselman to talk about App Service providing built-in image support to ASP.NET Core, Node.js, PHP, and Ruby on Linux, as well as by enabling web developers to bring their own Docker-formatted container images, which in turn supports languages like Java, Python, Go, and more. For more information, see: Web App […]

Microsoft IT uses predictive analytics to improve sales processes and forecasting

3 weeks ago
Mohit Sharma, Program Manager, talks about how Microsoft IT has implemented predictive analytics built on Azure Machine Learning for the sales team—making the jobs of sellers, sales managers, and sales executives at Microsoft a bit easier. He discusses how our consolidated tools have reduced manual sales processes and provide business insights through Power BI and […]

Low-Priority Virtual Machines in Azure Batch

3 weeks ago
Mark Scurrell joins Scott Hanselman to talk about low-priority virtual machines (VMs) from Azure Batch, which you can use to reduce the cost of Batch workloads. Low-priority VMs make new types of Batch workloads possible by providing a large amount of compute power that is also economical, taking advantage of surplus capacity in Azure when […]

Azure Site Recovery

4 weeks ago
Kelly Anderson joins Scott Hanselman to show how Azure Site Recovery can help save the day to keep your applications available in the event of a disaster. For more information, see: Azure Site Recovery (overview) Azure Site Recovery (docs) Follow @SHanselman Follow @AzureFriday

Work in the Future – .future podcast #6

4 weeks ago
How tech is changing productivity, collaboration, and the physical office space in the 21st century. This episode features: Ram Devineni — Documentarian Anton Andrews — Director of Office Envisioning, Microsoft Ben Waber — CEO of Humanyze Janice Marturano—Founder of the Institute for Mindful Leadership Lear more at microsoft.com/storylabs

Design for All – .future podcast #5

4 weeks ago
Designing technology with people with disabilities in mind makes it better for everyone. This episode features: Dan Formosa — Designer and Consultant Angela Glover Blackwell — Founder of PolicyLink Jenny Lay-Flurrie — Chief Accessibility officer at Microsoft Sean Marihugh — Escalation Engineer at Microsoft Crystal Jones — Escalation Engineer at Microsoft Erin Williams — Senior […]

Gaming the System – .future podcast #3

4 weeks ago
How indie game developers are changing the gaming industry from the inside. This episode features: Navid Khonsari — Co-Founder of iNK Stories Larry Hyrb — Xbox’s Major Nelson Rik Eberhardt — Studio Manager at MIT Game Lab Mia Consalvo — The Canada Research Chair in Game Studies and Design at Concordia University Sherida Halatoe — […]

My Data, My Health, My Self – .future podcast #2

4 weeks ago
Exploring health and technology in the digital age.  This episode features: Chris Dancy — mindful cyborg Gary Wolf — journalist and curator of Quantified Self Ethan Jackson — Lead Researcher for Microsoft’s Project Premonition Ridhi Tariyal — CEO of NextGen Jan Ziad Sankari — founder of CardioDiagnostics  Learn more at microsoft.com/storylabs

Securing a Digital Battlefield – .future podcast #1

4 weeks ago
Can a Digital Geneva Convention help us prevent cyberattacks?   This episode features: Steven Petrow — a journalist who writes about digital life  Scott Charney — a security expert at Microsoft Cyrus Farivar — an editor at Ars Technica Brad Smith — Microsoft’s president and chief legal officer Heidi Tworek — a professor who writes about […]