Linux Scripting for the Uninitiated

At the root of software engineering is the operating system and the kernel. Learning to navigate the file system and execute commands in the shell remotely or otherwise is essential. Often times you find that you are performing repetitive tasks even on your local environment and this is where shell scripting comes into play. Join…

3 Ways to Automate Custom VMs on Azure

Azure provides a whole suite of tools for customizing and provisioning virtual machines on Azure including custom VM images, a VM Extension for scripting, and Cloud-Init though it’s not always clear which way is the best approach. In this webinar, we’ll show you how to use each of these options with use cases and learn…

Power BI: When My Dataset is Too Big and My Reports are Too Slow

If you are importing around 10 million rows and no more than 100 MB of data in Power BI, more than likely you don’t have performance issues. But, if you trying to deal with more than 50 gigabytes of data in Power BI, and you have complex DAX measures there is a good chance you’re…

Securing Your Modern Azure SQL DB Deployment

In this webinar, you’ll learn modern security approaches in Microsoft Azure SQL DB, and how to leverage them in your applications. In SQL Server 2012, Microsoft introduced the self-contained database, a new way to implement security in SQL. Not many people payed attention to this feature, but it is in the center of secure Azure…

Building and Deploying Your First Machine Learning Model with Azure ML

Azure Machine Learning service offers an end-to-end platform to build, train, deploy, and manage machine learning models. The service fully supports open-source technologies such as PyTorch, TensorFlow, and scikit-learn and can be used for any kind of machine learning, from classical ml to deep learning, supervised and unsupervised learning. Attend this session to learn how…

Azure Databricks is Easier Than You Think

In this 1-hour webinar, we’ll show you how easy it is to create ETL pipelines in Python. In this session, we’ll spin up a Spark cluster, create a pipeline in a notebook, and talk about why this process is far better than creating pipelines in other frameworks. Migrating to Databricks from SSIS is far easier…

Building Apps in Azure App Services and Serverless Workloads

In this webinar, we will focus on how and what services we should use to build Cloud Applications using PaaS and Serverless workloads. We will build an application using Azure Services like App Service, Azure DevOps, Azure KeyVault, Azure Storage, Azure Functions, and SQL Databases.

10 Tools and Techniques Python Web Developers Should Explore

Building web applications is one of Python’s true superpowers. Yet, the wide-open ecosystem means there are SO MANY CHOICES for any given project. How do you know whether you’re using the right tool for the right problem? In this webcast, you will go on a tour of modern Python-based web techniques and tooling. We’ll see…

Azure Functions

Azure Functions are getting a lot of traction in the Microsoft Azure world. As a cloud professional, you need to understand Azure Functions and how they can help you in improving your workloads. In this webinar, we will check how Azure Functions can help you to create easy running small pieces of code in Azure.…

Serverless in Azure

One of the latest innovations in Cloud is the offering of serverless services. Microsoft Azure is one of the main platforms that have several services to offer. With serverless, we want to bring Platform as a Service (PaaS) services to their max, creating services where cloud professionals can totally focus on their business and not…

Azure Storage for Developers

Azure developers need to work with many types of data. Azure Storage is an amazing PaaS service that is highly scalable and secure. In this webinar, we will take a look into the main capabilities of Azure Storage, and what design considerations developers should be aware of when implementing Azure Storage in their applications. We…

A Crash Course in Kubernetes on Azure

In this webinar, we’ll help you get started with Kubernetes, particularly Azure Kubernetes Services, as we break down into bite size chunks so you can get a jump start on your Kubernetes experience.