Azure Backup

14 hours ago
Even though Azure takes three copies of your virtual machines and stores them in Azure Storage, you still need to protect your data against ransomware, corruption, or accidental deletion. Kelly Anderson stops by to chat with Scott Hanselman about how simple it is to set up Azure Backup, how its built-in security features can protect […]

Remote debug Azure Functions written in Java using VS Code

7 days ago
Xiaokai He shows Donovan Brown how to quickly develop and deploy serverless functions to Azure, then go inside the black box and debug functions locally, as well as remotely in the cloud. For more information, see: Serverless Java Apps with VS Code (docs) Azure Functions Java developer guide (docs) Azure Functions (overview) Follow @donovanbrown Follow @AzureFriday 

Apache Spark Connector for Azure Cosmos DB

1 week ago
Emily Lawton stops by to chat with Scott Hanselman about the Azure Cosmos DB Spark Connector, which enables Azure Cosmos DB to act as an input source or output sink for Apache Spark jobs. For more information, see: Azure Cosmos DB Spark Wiki Follow @SHanselman Follow @AzureFriday Follow @emilymlawton

Azure SQL Data Warehouse compute optimized performance tier

1 week ago
Ron Ortloff talks with Scott Hanselman about the new Azure SQL Data Warehouse compute optimized tier that enables you to analyze ever growing amounts of data more easily, and how the team used NVM Express caching for up to 100x better performance. Azure SQL Data Warehouse previews 3x compute scale with unlimited columnar storage (blog) Faster […]

Azure Advisor Updates

2 weeks ago
Matt Wagner joins Scott Hanselman to talk about Azure Advisor, your personalized cloud service for Azure best practices that helps you to improve availability, enhance protection, optimize performance of your Azure resources, and maximize the return on your IT budget. In this episode, you’ll learn about the latest set of improvements to Advisor that enable you […]

Azure Analysis Services Scale Out & Diagnostics

2 weeks ago
Christian Wade stops by to chat with Scott Hanselman about how to use Azure Analysis Services diagnostic logging and query scale out. These features provide high scalability and monitoring for IT-owned "corporate BI" and are much easier to set up in Azure than on-premises. For more information, see: Introducing query replica scale-out for Azure Analysis […]

Use the Azure portal to answer your billing questions

4 weeks ago
Tommy Nguyen joins Scott Hanselman to discuss Billing in the Azure portal. If you’re wondering: "Where do I find a copy of my invoice?" or "How does an Azure service affect my overall costs?" – these questions and more will be answered in this episode, which highlights features in the Azure portal to get cost […]

Apache Kafka on HDInsight

1 month ago
Raghav Mohan joins Scott Hanselman to talk about Apache Kafka on HDInsight, which added the open-source distributed streaming platform last year to complete a scalable, big data streaming scenario on Azure. The service has come a long way since – processing millions of events/sec, petabytes of data/day to power scenarios like Toyota’s connected car, Office 365’s […]

Jenkins CI/CD with Service Fabric

1 month ago
In this episode, Mani Ramaswamy shows Scott Hanselman how to use Jenkins for your CI/CD pipeline with Service Fabric and run your Jenkins build server directly on the Service Fabric cluster. The Service Fabric team uses Jenkins internally for testing on Linux, and you can learn about how it is configured. For more information, see: Use […]

Windows 10 IoT and Azure IoT Device Management Enhancements

1 month ago
David Campbell joins Scott Hanselman to discuss Windows 10 IoT and how it enhances Azure IoT Device Management (DM) capabilities on Windows IoT, simplifying DM and aligning Azure DM with other Windows DM solutions. For more information, see:  Windows 10 IoT Azure DM Blog post Windows 10 IoT Azure Device Management client Windows 10 IoT […]

Azure IoT Hub

1 month ago
Olivier Bloch joins Scott Hanselman to discuss Azure IoT and how it is more than just about connecting IoT devices and sending telemetry to the Cloud. They also talk about Azure IoT device topics such as twins, provisioning, and lifecycle management. For more information, see: Azure IoT Hub Azure IoT MXChip starter kit Azure IoT Developer […]

Azure Availability Zones

1 month ago
Raj Ganapathy joins Scott Hanselman to discuss the new addition to Azure’s resiliency offerings – Availability Zones. Azure Availability Zones are fault-isolated locations within an Azure region to help protect customers applications and data from datacenter-level failures with independent power, network, and cooling. For more information, see:  Introducing Azure Availability Zones for resiliency and high availability […]