The TechNet Pod is a monthly podcast that rounds up everything that’s been happening on Microsoft UK’s technical channels, including TechNet UK, @MSDevUK and @TechNetUK. This month, we talk bots and AI in our interview with Martin Beeby.
Martin Beeby shows us how to create a Q&A bot which can later be added to various chat programs. If you want to know more about AI, check out the Introducing AI show on Channel 9 at 12:30 today!
Recently we were asked if we could help a company to reduce the costs of their infrastructure in Microsoft Azure. They were wanting to move rapidly, so working on a plan to re-architect their system to make use of the Platform-as-a-Service (PaaS) features that Azure provides wasn’t a viable option – we had to find another way.
Today, Microsoft Tech Summit in Birmingham opened to approximately 2,000 people at the NEC. It kick started a 2-day event that will teach attendees (and people viewing the on-demand content after the fact) about the latest in Microsoft’s broad line-up of technology.
Chris Testa-O’Neill, a Features Engineer in the Analytics and Data Science team at Microsoft, takes a look at setting up Azure Data Factory using PowerShell. This is a preview for the upcoming SQLBits, which takes place between the 5th and 8th April. Be sure to check it out!
Last month, we hosted a three-day long, MVP-led TechDays Online. All 18 sessions are available to be viewed on-demand via Channel 9, so don’t miss out on topics including bots, Linux on Azure, Xamarin, Quantum Computing, IoT and more!
Christos Matskas takes a look at Azure Key Vault, looking at what it can do for developers and how you can get started.
In this preview for the upcoming SQLBits, which takes place between the 5th and 8th April, Chris Testa-O’Neill takes a look at data movement within Azure Data Factory.
The TechNet Pod is a monthly podcast that rounds up everything that’s been happening on Microsoft UK’s technical channels, including TechNet UK, @MSDevUK and @TechNetUK. This month, we talk Linux in our interview with Matt Saunders and Jack Moore, two co-organisers of London DevOps.
Launching April 6 2017, the Apprenticeship Levy aims to give employers a big incentive to train new talent. Alex Bennett of Firebrand Training takes a look at what this means for the industry, and how to best take advantage of it.