Azure CSP Documentation released

I’m glad to announce that Azure CSP documentation was published today as a part of Azure technical documentation. It is accessible using vanity URL: http://aka.ms/azurecsp or using a full URL: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/cloud-solution-provider. Azure CSP documentation provides answers to the most popular partner questions about Azure specifics in Cloud Solution Partner model, including: Which Azure services are…


Updates in Azure Security Center – September 2017 – Part 3

Here another wave of new features that were released today, this time in public preview, but fully documented below: Investigate Incidents and Alerts in Azure Security Center (Preview) Custom Alert Rules in Azure Security Center (Preview) Security Playbook in Azure Security Center (Preview) If you are planning to go to Ignite next week, here are…


Microsoft Azure partner training schedule – Fall 2017

Microsoft Azure is an open and flexible cloud platform that enables you to quickly build, deploy, and manage applications across a global network of Microsoft-managed datacenters. Integrate public cloud applications with IT environments and build applications using any language, tool, or framework. Microsoft Azure for partners Technical presales and deployment services for Microsoft Azure partners…


Helping The Blind To See – A.I. The All Seeing Eye

I’ve written previously about Microsoft’s commitment to accessibility in the Windows 10 and Office365 products and recently I was presenting with my colleague Vishesh when he introduced me to the “Seeing AI” app from Microsoft Research. What is Seeing AI? Essentially, it is a free app from Microsoft (currently only available on iOS – download here) that allows you to scan objects…


Prepare Azure VM using ARM Template to deploy AzureStack Development KIT (ASDK) for PoC

I was recently working to build up AzureStack PoC on Azure VM. Found those posts helped me a lot. Thanks for the Authors. 🙂 https://azurestack.blog/2017/07/deploy-azure-stack-development-kit-on-an-azure-vm/ (uses 1 layer nested design) http://www.danielstechblog.info/running-azure-stack-development-kit-azure/ (uses 2 layer nested design) Thought that if there is an ARM template that builds up the PoC infra is a good idea. 🙂 So…


Diagnosing Dyslexia – Earlier Intervention Through Technology

Technology has made a lot of promises to us over the years, with two of the big ones I commonly hear being: Bringing “future technologies” to us sooner – think George Jetson and flying cars! Processing large volumes of data for earlier intervention or diagnosis. If we look honestly at many of the claims we…


PowerShell in the Azure Portal… Almost!

  A little while back I noticed a new (but familiar) icon in the Azure portal (see below, not above)…   I was gutted to see the following for PowerShell… coming soon!   Good things come to those who wait, but if you can’t wait you can sign up to a Private Preview by following…


Installer les drivers nVidia dans les VMs GPU NC (K80)

Il se peut, si vous souhaitez installer une VM GPU en suivant l’article ci-dessous, https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/virtual-machines/linux/n-series-driver-setup#install-cuda-drivers-for-nc-vms que vous finissez par rencontrer l’erreur suivante : « Unsupported kernel version » On se retrouve donc dans la situation où la version du kernel n’est pas supportée par les drivers que l’on souhaite installer. Dans cet article, je vais…


Updates in Azure Security Center – September 2017 – Part 2

You thought we were done, didn’t you? Nope, it ain’t over yet, and here are the new articles that reflect new capabilities in Azure Security Center released today: Monitoring and processing security events Azure Security Center search Adaptive Application Controls in Azure Security Center (Preview) Partner and Solutions Integration in Azure Security Center That’s a…


[パートナー事例]モノとネットをつなげることで「ググらせない」世界の実現へ~アクアビットスパイラルズが展開する「スマートプレート」の革新性と、それをさらに後押しする Power BI と Azure Machine Learning の分析機能 【9/12 更新】

「ググらせない」や「Hyperlink of Things」といったコンセプトを打ち出し、モノとネットをつなぐ「スマートプレート」を展開する株式会社アクアビットスパイラルズ (以下、アクアビットスパイラルズ) 。このプロダクトは数多くのアワードを受賞し、大手企業ともさまざまな形で実証実験が行われています。また 2017 年 6 月には Power BI によるデータ分析機能も提供、Azure Machine Learning の活用も進めています。 今回はアクアビットスパイラルズの Founder & CEO である萩原 智啓 氏と、取締役CTOの矢山 丈児 氏にインタビューを行い、スマートプレートとは何か、どのような実証実験が行われているのか、そしていかなる効果が得られたのかについて、お話をお聞きしました。