Seamless Migration to Azure SQL Database with the Database Migration Service
Back in May, at the Build conference, Microsoft announced a new service - the Azure Database Migration Service. Now the service is available in public preview. It is the quickest and easiest way to migrate on-premises databases into the cloud. The new service uses a simple, guided process to streamline the migration and allow for current operations to continue while the migration is happening.
A Lap Around Some Machine Learning Frameworks
Below I have highlighted some of the commonly used, open source, machine learning frameworks you will find in use today.
The Secrets of Magic or Using PROSE to transform JSON
Sometimes you come across something that just blows you away. I had this experience recently with the Program Synthesis by Example functionality in the newly release Azure Machine Learning Workbench.
Azure Machine Learning Workbench
Azure just released a set of updates to Azure Machine Learning. Check out all the details here.
Using Azure Event Grid to Monitor Deployments
Azure just released a cool new service call Azure Event Grid. Azure Event Grid manages all routing of events from any source, to any destination, for any application. It essentially puts events as first class citizens in the ecosystem. Built with a serverless model, it allows you to wire up eventing to perform “shoulder taps” when events happen to trigger downstream processing.