Intro to Angular 5 Webinar

This webinar will explore Angular 5 essentials of building components, templates, data binding, and handling events. If you are looking to jump start your Angular 5 development this webinar is for you. In this recorded Wintellect webinar you will learn: Brief overview of Angular 5 How to code an angular 5 application Angular CLI Modules…

Getting Started with Angular 5

This webinar will explore the essentials of building components, templates, data binding, and handling events. If you are looking to jump start your Angular 5 development this webinar is for you. Click here to get the demo code from the webinar.  In this recorded Wintellect webinar you will learn: Brief overview of Angular 5 How…

Using SSH with Visual Studio Team Services

In April 2016, Visual Studio Team Services introduced support for using SSH to connect to Git repositories. Over the summer of 2017, Microsoft made a number of improvements to reduce latency and improve performance for Git connections. These changes take advantage of Azure Traffic Manager to route the traffic over the Azure Global Network. According…

Creating a Machine Learning Web API with Flask

In our previous post, we went over how to create a simple linear regression model with scikit-learn and how to use it to make predictions. But, that’s not very useful for anyone other than the creator of the model since it’s only available on their machine. In this post, we’ll go over how to use…

Understanding Microsoft Cognitive Services – Whitepaper

Microsoft Cognitive Services is a set of cloud-based intelligence APIs for building richer, smarter, and more sophisticated applications. In this whitepaper you will learn how to use Microsoft Cognitive Services to build smart apps that see, hear, speak, and understand – in any language and on any platform. Download Whitepaper

Learn Python Using 5 of the Best Features Webinar

Learn Python Using the 5 Best Language Features In this Wintellect webinar presented by Michael kennedy, host of the TalkPython and PythonBytes podcasts, you will learn Python using 5 of the best features. Michael provided a live coding session showing Python examples for: Python lightning refresher Tuple assignment and unpacking Dictionaries for performance Generators Leverage inline methods…

Silverlight Migration Strategy – Whitepaper

Browser plugin based application architectures, such as Silverlight, are rapidly losing market and mind share to open source and modern proprietary technology options. The shortcomings of plugin based architecture, in terms of security, performance, stability, and other considerations are driving current development to open standards supported by a wider variety of browsers and platforms. In…

Creating First-Run ARM Templates

Azure Resource Manager (ARM) templates are a great solution for creating a repeatable environment. Using Infrastructure as Code (IaC) makes  it easy to manage configurations, avoid dependency issues, and prevent server drift. Using IaC also means that you can recreate the environment as often as necessary to ensure it remains consistent. This gets complicated when…

Choosing Between Containers and Virtual Machines

Containers are simple, but harder to explain. Fundamentally, containers are a virtualization technology and they share a lot of common ground with virtual machines, however the biggest difference between the two is where the abstraction occurs. A VM hypervisor exposes a set of virtualized hardware components like a virtual network card, a virtual hard disk,…

Installing VSTS Build Agents on macOS

If you’re doing Xamarin, macOS (OS X), or iOS development work you’ve likely discovered that you need a way to automate the build of your code from Visual Studio Team Services. If you’re not familiar with setting up a private build agent macOS, the installation instructions provided by Microsoft can be a bit confusing. This…