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NL2SQL with LangChain and Azure SQL Database

(image) LangChain is an open-source framework for creating applications that use and are powered by language models (LLM/MLM/SML). In this post, basic LangChain components (toolkits, chains, agents) will be used to create a natural language to SQL prompt that will allow interactions with an Azure SQL Database; just ask the database what ...

Chat with your data in Azure SQL Database

Welcome to the exploration of how to chat with your data in Azure SQL Database. Being able to interact with your data more intuitively and conversationally can significantly enhance your data analysis and decision-making processes. This blog post will guide you through the process of setting up a chat interface for your Azure SQL Database, ...

Vector Search with Azure SQL Database

With public preview of integrated vectorization, a ground-breaking capability of vector search in Azure AI Search (previously Azure Cognitive Search), you can do vector search with data stored in Azure SQL Database easily. This feature is designed to streamline the process of chunking, generating, storing, and querying vectors for vector ...

Generate images with Azure OpenAI Service (DALL-E) and Azure SQL Database

Following on the series of OpenAI posts I have done recently, here is a quick how-to on using DALL-E with External REST endpoint invocation in the Azure SQL Database. Using the OpenAI service in Azure, we can use the image generation REST endpoints to create new and wonderful images such as, if you remember, the cat in the data center. ...

Vector Similarity Search with Azure SQL database and OpenAI

Vector databases are gaining quite a lot of interest lately. Using text embeddings and vector operations makes extremely easy to find similar “things”. Things can be articles, photos, products...everything. As one can easily imagine, this ability is great to easily implement suggestions in applications. From providing suggestions on ...

Make data more human with Azure OpenAI and Azure SQL

In January 2023, Microsoft announced the General Availability of the Azure OpenAI Service (AOAI), which allows Azure customers to access OpenAI models directly within their Azure subscription and with their own capacity. (image) There are four models families available at the moment:   (image) In this ...