In Part 6 of the “To the Cloud” series, Blain Barton, Dan Stolts, and I provide an overview of the benefits of running servers without the physical hardware using Microsoft Azure. Learn how large and small to mid-sized companies can rent compute, storage, and networking resources by using datacenter hardware to deploy virtual machines (VMs).
Join Jeremy Foster and I as we walk through the DEV and IT Pro angles of deploying Node.js on Microsoft Azure:
Watch the Microsoft 2015 Virtual CIO Summit, streaming LIVE from the Microsoft Campus in Redmond, WA!
Date: Tuesday, October 6th Time: 8:00am – 2:45pm PDT
Hear from industry thought leaders, key Microsoft experts and your peers at this year’s CIO Summit. The Summit will cover key topics ranging from how the digital age is changing the way IT leaders do business to understanding the threats of cybercrime and how changing customer expectations are making strategic IT investments and partnerships all the more important. Save the date and join us online for the 2015 Virtual CIO Summit to learn more about these key trends and new technologies that can empower you and your business. Check out the agenda here!
This week Ed Wilson and I worked together to get all of his new PowerShell 5 how-to videos edited into high resolution and over to Channel9! Here is the list of episodes or you can access all of them here:
Hi everyone! Are you working on a new project with the cloud and want to know where to start? Check out the new videos below. The first one is centered around building out a Windows server in the Microsoft Cloud via the Azure portal. The second one gets us started with Azure Automation, the ability to create workflows with scripting to bring your projects to life faster than ever before. Dive on in and get started today!
Building a Windows Server in the Microsoft Cloud
Getting Started with Azure Automation
New TechNet Radio episode: (Part 3) To The Cloud – Small Business File Sharing with OneDrive for Business
Please join Blain Barton and I in part 3 of the “To the cloud” series aimed at helping small businesses with file sharing in the cloud with OneDrive for Business. This video is a complement to the book just released by Blain Barton, see below for the link to the book!
New TechNet Radio Episode – (Part 4) Open Source + Microsoft Azure – Implementing Big Data Solutions with Hadoop on Microsoft Azure
Join Keith Mayer and I in part 4 of our series on “Open Source + Azure“. In today’s show we walk through how to implement Big Data Solutions using Hadoop on Azure.
While PowerShell alone is great for deploying Azure Virtual Machines, the newest innovations in Visual Studio make PowerShell plus Azure even easier! Join Ian Philpot and I as we walk through the process of setting up Visual Studio with an Azure subscription, editing the scripts in the traditional PowerShell ISE then moving over to showing how this can be done much easier with the latest Visual Studio enhancements! The latest innovation with Azure Resource Templates plus Visual Studio make multi-machine deployments so much easier. Visual Studio is not just for developers anymore!
Please join Keith Mayer and I as we are back for part 3 of our series on “Open Source + Azure” and today we show how to build and deploy a web app using Node.js and Azure.
Join me as I welcome Sr. Program Manager Jeff Jones from Microsoft IT to the show as we discuss the most important things to avoid when rolling out business intelligence (BI) solutions in your company.
- [1:47] Does BI start from the top and then trickle down in an organization?
- [3:20] Where does change start? Technology or people?
- [4:22] Should BI be restricted to a “needs to know” only basis?
- [7:26] Who should be allowed to see and use business intelligence data?
- [9:02] Fail quickly? What do you mean by that and how does it apply to business intelligence?