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Model as a Service (MaaS) Available for Semantic Kernel

Hello! We are delighted to make an announcement regarding the availability of Azure AI Inference within Semantic Kernel (Python). This latest AI connector empowers you to experiment with a broader range of models hosted on Azure within your applications.   The Sample Application: Evaluating LLMs Here is the location of the full ...


NuGetAudit 2.0: Elevating Security and Trust in Package Management

Introduction In November 2023 (NuGet 6.8, Visual Studio 17.8, .NET SDK 8.0.100), we released NuGet Audit. NuGet Audit provides warnings during restore when a package with a known vulnerability is used by a project. More information about NuGet Audit, including detailed configuration options can be found on our learn website. New features are ...


Building a Safer Future - How NuGet is Tackling Software Supply Chain Threats

Despite significant technological progress in addressing complex security threats, the key to preventing the next attack lies in adhering to fundamental security principles. It's essential to ensure the software ecosystem is secure, focusing on protecting .NET developers who design, build, and maintain the critical software we all use. As the...


Making Visual Studio a bit more visual

Any web, desktop, or mobile developer works with images often. You reference them from C#, HTML, XAML, CSS, C++, VB, TypeScript, and even in code comments. Some images are local, and some exist online or on network shares, while others only exist as base64 encoded strings. We refer to them in numerous ways in code, but always as string values ...