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How to restore a dropped Dedicated SQL Pool using powershell

Original Post Read More What a restore point is ?A restore point is basically a snapshot of your database you can use to restore/copy your Dedicated SQL Pool (DW) to a previous state.It consists in a set of files located in Azure Storage and it captures changes to your DW.Database-restore

Government of Canada Guardrails Solution Accelerator

Original Post Read More Microsoft FastTrack for Azure<span class="EOP SCXW67212675 BCX8" data-ccp-props=" Microsoft Azure  “>    The FastTrack for Azure (FTA) team has released an open-source solution to check any Canada federal department’s compliance requirements against the 12 mandated guardrails.  With the “Government departments responsible for continuously auditing their cloud environment

Custom Software Updating with Azure Update Management Center

Original Post Read More I had a customer recently ask about how to leverage the Azure Update Management Center (UMC) preview offering to update their own in-house software deployments on running Linux VMs.  There’s a few different discussions that can come out of that question, including questions around whether or

Guardrails Solution Accelerator for the Government of Canada now released!

Original Post Read More Microsoft FastTrack for Azure<span class="EOP SCXW67212675 BCX8" data-ccp-props=" Microsoft Azure  “>    The FastTrack for Azure (FTA) team has released an open-source solution to check any Canada federal department’s compliance requirements against the 12 mandated guardrails.  With the “Government departments responsible for continuously auditing their cloud environments”, the

Can I create an Azure Red Hat OpenShift cluster in Terraform? Yes, you can!

Original Post Read More This article shows how to deploy an Azure Red Hat OpenShift cluster using Terraform with the AzAPI Provider. You can find the code of this sample along with Terraform modules under this Azure Sample.   What is Azure Red Hat OpenShift? Azure Red Hat OpenShift builds on top

Moving from LUIS to CLU in Bot Composer Projects

Original Post Read More As LUIS Language Understanding enters end-of-life, I’ve been getting some requests for guidance on how to smoothly migrate to the new CLU (Conversational Language Understanding), the spiritual successor to LUIS and part of the new Azure Cognitive Service for Language product.   While this might seem

Feature engineering and Machine Learning with IoT data

Original Post Read More Introduction   With the latest advances in ML, a lot of classification and regression problems can be solved with very little effort. Just feed the data to an algorithm (or multiple algorithms in parallel using AutoML), wait for training, and pick the best model. But IoT

Multiple Front Ends for the Same Scaleset

Original Post Read More I recently had a customer that was looking to consolidate two public services, with two public identities, on a single VM Scale Set while keeping distinct front-end IPs, allowing for cost efficiency on Azure resources while still giving front-end flexibility.   This post gets into some

How to use the Additional Sources in Map Data tool within Azure Synapse Analytics

Original Post Read More The Database Templates feature in Azure Synapse Analytics helps organizations create data models based off existing industry focused templates. After creation of the Lake Database (using a chosen database template), the Map Data tool can be used to map attributes between source and destination. This will create