Getting Practical with React

Compared to most front-end JavaScript frameworks, React is relatively simple. With this simplicity, however, comes a lot of responsibility to choose or find your own tools and best practices. In this webinar, Chris Minnick will talk about some common best practices for everything from getting started with a React project to how to write tests…

ASP.NET Core 3 with Cosmos DB (Mongo) and Azure

In this webinar Eric Greene will demonstrate running a containerized ASP.NET Core 3 application on Azure using Cosmos DB (Mongo) to store data. You will learn the important aspects of using Mongo DB (Cosmos DB) with .NET Core 3 and hosting a ASP.NET Core 3 containerized web application on Azure.

Angular + NgRx, Exploring the Essentials of NgRx!

In this webinar, programmer and trainer Eric Greene will walk you through the essentials of NgRx. As part of the essentials, some of the important principles of Redux and RxJS will be explained. A simple Angular application will be enhanced with the NgRx Store and Effects modules demonstrating how to orchestrate actions, reducers, selectors and…

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…

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…

React Hooks Tricks and Treats

Creating classes and binding functions in React can be confusing, and the added complexity often adds little value. To make React development easier, React now includes “Hooks,” which are a new way to use React state and share functionality between components. In this webinar, Chris Minnick will explain how Hooks work, how to use them,…

When My Dataset is Too Big and My Reports Are Too Slow in Power BI

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…

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 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…

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…