Dome, Dormer or Dutch Gable? Deep neural network! How can we automatically identify the roof-shape of millions of buildings across the UK? In this blog post, we describe how we worked with Ordnance Survey, Britain’s mapping agency, to classify roof types from their geospatial data.
Basim Majeed, Cloud Solution Architect at Microsoft, shows how you can host a Python script in Azure Container Instances, and how to then integrate the container in a workflow using Azure Logic Apps.
Chat bots are an increasingly popular way for businesses to disclose information in a more conversational way, but where do you even start? Theo van Kraay takes a look at how you can get your own bot up and running in a matter of minutes.
Phil Beaumont, Data and AI Solution Architect at Microsoft, takes a look at how you can set up social media streaming on Azure, and when you should be using hot and cold path processing.
To help minimise – and learn – from mistakes, developers who use Azure should make full use of the platform’s features and best practices.
If you missed out on seeing Scott Guthrie at Tech Summit’s Red Shirt Dev Tour and want to learn more about Azure, don’t worry! Here are the resources and demos that were used at the event, plus a recording of the session in NYC.
Chris Rhodes, Senior Training Instructor at IT Masterclasses, takes a look at some of the ways you can optimise the way you work to bring down the cost of the cloud.
What if one part of your application needs to scale but the others don’t? What if their high availability needs are different? Joining us to discuss monolithic applications and microservices is Mike Brown, Lead Azure Instructor at Firebrand Training.
As of November 2017, you’re no longer limited to an operational expenditure model in Azure. By using Azure Reserved Virtual Machine Instances (known as RIs) you can change your cloud payment model to a capital expenditure model.
We take a look at the upcoming Azure Availability Zones, with tips on migration, security and scalability for your Azure projects.