Category: Azure

According to Microsoft, Azure is an ever-expanding set of cloud services to help your organisation meet business challenges. It’s the freedom to build, manage, and deploy applications on a massive, global network using various tools and frameworks.

From DevOps to business analytics to the Internet of Things, Azure is designed to have users up and running quickly with a scalable, cost-effective solution that works with your existing investments.

This cloud computing service is a big part of Microsoft’s business, and it competes with similar services from Amazon and Google.

Therefore, our Azure Category is full of handy tips, tricks and advise. Check out some of the Step by Step blogs or learn with our eBooks, How To videos and Webinars.

An Overview Of Microsoft Azure Storage
An Overview Of Microsoft Azure Storage
Blog Posts

Microsoft Azure Storage This is a detailed article where you will be exploring Azure Storage account. I have divided this article into three sections – Create a Storage Account in Azure Make Storage part of Virtual Network Assigning a Storage to a VM How to create a Storage account in Azure Pre-requisites You must have… READ MORE

Azure Cognitive Services–Experience Image Recognition using Custom Vision (Build an Harrison Ford Classifier)
Azure Cognitive Services–Experience Image Recognition using Custom Vision (Build an Harrison Ford Classifier)
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Custom Vision Service as part of Azure Cognitive Services landscape of pretrained API services, provides you an ability to customize the state-of-the-art Computer Vision models for your specific use case. Using custom vision service you can upload set of images of your choice and categorize them accordingly using tags/categories and automatically train the image recognition… READ MORE

Fun with Azure Automation and Table Service REST API
Fun with Azure Automation and Table Service REST API
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I love PowerShell and I really love to automate things! I recently started looking into leveraging Azure services for some automation tasks and discovered how powerful it could be. I also had a lot of fun doing it and wanted to share some of what I learned. Azure Automation is for scheduling tasks or scripts that run… READ MORE

Using Azure Update Management on Azure Stack
Using Azure Update Management on Azure Stack
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At Microsoft Ignite 2018, Microsoft announced the integration of Azure Update and Configuration Management on Azure Stack. This is a perfect example how Azure services from the public cloud can be extended into your datacenter using Azure Stack. Azure Update and Configuration Management brings Azure Update Management, Change Tracking and Inventory to your Azure Stack VMs. In… READ MORE

Making an Azure Function Reddit Bot
Making an Azure Function Reddit Bot
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Around the time I was celebrating my 100th post, I made a big to-do about opening my own subreddit at /r/FoxDeploy. I had great intentions, I would help people in an easier to read format than here in the comments…but then, I just kind of, you know, forgot to check the sub for four months. But no… READ MORE

Azure, Your Template Repository (Preview)
Azure, Your Template Repository (Preview)
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The functionality of Azure is ever expanding. People can easily feel overwhelmed by the wealth of functionality accessible through API’s and the Azure portal. Today I’d like to show you how you can easily store your favourite (company-specific) templates right inside the Azure environment, where it can be accessed by you, your co-workers and customers… READ MORE

ESPC18 Keynote - Microsoft Azure for Every Workload
ESPC18 Keynote – Microsoft Azure for Every Workload
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Check out Arpan Shah’s ESPC18 Keynote: Microsoft Azure for Every Workload Keynote Description: Learn from the Manager for Azure Product Marketing about the latest innovations in Azure and get practical guidance on how you can accelerate your cloud journey. Learn about the broad range of Azure compute, storage, networking and container services for mission critical and everyday… READ MORE

Combining API Management with Azure Relays
Combining API Management with Azure Relays
Blog Posts

As you might remember, in June I was at the Integrate 2018, doing a presentation called Exposing BizTalk to the World. It was my second time presenting on what became the premier conference on Microsoft Integration and it was a fantastic experience. It wouldn’t be fair to talk about Integrate without thanking Theta for sponsoring my trip and… READ MORE

Setting up a Backend for a Chat App Using Azure Services
Setting up a Backend for a Chat App Using Azure Services
Ebooks

Download this exclusive chapter from Xamarin.Forms Projects, by Daniel Hindrikes and Johan Karlsson, and learn how to build a chat app with real-time communication. To do this, you need a backend. Create a backend that can scale up to handle a large number of users but also scale down when the number of users is reduced. To… READ MORE