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Azure.Source – Volume 78

When it comes to adding a performance tier between compute and file storage, Avere Systems has led the way with its high-performance caching appliance known as the Avere FXT Edge Filer. Last week at NAB, attendees will got a first look at the new Azure FXT Edge Filer,

.NET Core Workers in Azure Container Instances

In .NET Core 3.0 we are introducing a new type of application template called Worker Service. This template is intended to give you a starting point for writing long running services in .NET Core. In this walkthrough you’ll learn how to use a Worker with Azure Container Registry and Azure Container Instances to get your Worker running as a microservice in the cloud.

Become a Dev Rockstar by Learning About your Users with Visual Studio App Center and Azure

As a customer of Visual Studio App Center, you linked your code repository, configured your first mobile build definitions, committed your code, watched your builds in real-time, and installed your mobile app on real devices.  Bravo!  You have set up a full Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment mobile pipeline where code is committed and new features are available to your testers or customers within minutes.   

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Move your data from AWS S3 to Azure Storage using AzCopy

AzCopy v10 (Preview) now supports Amazon Web Services (AWS) S3 as a data source. You can now copy an entire AWS S3 bucket, or even multiple buckets, to Azure Blob Storage using AzCopy.

Azure.Source – Volume 78

When it comes to adding a performance tier between compute and file storage, Avere Systems has led the way with its high-performance caching appliance known as the Avere FXT Edge Filer. Last week at NAB, attendees will got a first look at the new Azure FXT Edge Filer,

.NET Core Workers in Azure Container Instances

In .NET Core 3.0 we are introducing a new type of application template called Worker Service. This template is intended to give you a starting point for writing long running services in .NET Core. In this walkthrough you’ll learn how to use a Worker with Azure Container Registry and Azure Container Instances to get your Worker running as a microservice in the cloud.

.NET application migration using Azure App Services and Azure Container Services

Designed for developers and solution architects who need to understand how to move business critical apps to the cloud, this online workshop series gets you hands-on with a proven process for migrating an existing ASP.NET based application to a container based application.

New features for extension authors in Visual Studio 2019 version 16.1

Earlier this week, we released Visual Studio 2019 version 16.1 Preview 1 (see release notes). It’s the first preview of the first update to Visual Studio 2019. If you’re not already set up to get preview releases, then please do that now.

Sharing Files & Email Attachments with Xamarin.Essentials Preview Features

In the recent release of Xamarin.Essentials (1.1.0), we introduced several new stable features including detect shake, browser customization, and a plethora of platform helpers. The team has also been working hard on one of the top requested features around files. So to get feedback from developers,

.NET Core April 2019 Updates – 2.1.10 and 2.2.4

Today, we are releasing the .NET Core April 2019 Update. These updates contain security and reliability fixes. See the individual release notes for details on included fixes.

How to accelerate DevOps with Machine Learning lifecycle management

DevOps is the union of people, processes, and products to enable the continuous delivery of value to end users. DevOps for machine learning is about bringing the lifecycle management of DevOps to Machine Learning. Utilizing Machine Learning, DevOps can easily manage,

Become a Dev Rockstar by Learning About your Users with Visual Studio App Center and Azure

As a customer of Visual Studio App Center, you linked your code repository, configured your first mobile build definitions, committed your code, watched your builds in real-time, and installed your mobile app on real devices.  Bravo!  You have set up a full Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment mobile pipeline where code is committed and new features are available to your testers or customers within minutes.   

Getting Started With WorkManager (Xamarin)

If you need to schedule a background task on Android, you’re probably familiar with all of the various ways to accomplish this such as:

Google Cloud Messaging
Firebase Cloud Messaging
DownloadManager
Foreground Service
Alarm Manager
etc

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CUDA 10.1 available now, with support for latest Microsoft Visual Studio 2019 versions (C++)

We are pleased to echo NVIDIA’s announcement for CUDA 10.1 today, and are particularly excited about CUDA 10.1’s continued compatibility for Visual Studio. CUDA 10.1 will work with RC, RTW and future updates of Visual Studio 2019. To stay committed to our promise for a Pain-free upgrade to any version of Visual Studio 2017 that also carries forward to Visual Studio 2019,

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Move your data from AWS S3 to Azure Storage using AzCopy

AzCopy v10 (Preview) now supports Amazon Web Services (AWS) S3 as a data source. You can now copy an entire AWS S3 bucket, or even multiple buckets, to Azure Blob Storage using AzCopy.

Azure.Source – Volume 78

When it comes to adding a performance tier between compute and file storage, Avere Systems has led the way with its high-performance caching appliance known as the Avere FXT Edge Filer. Last week at NAB, attendees will got a first look at the new Azure FXT Edge Filer,

.NET Core Workers in Azure Container Instances

In .NET Core 3.0 we are introducing a new type of application template called Worker Service. This template is intended to give you a starting point for writing long running services in .NET Core. In this walkthrough you’ll learn how to use a Worker with Azure Container Registry and Azure Container Instances to get your Worker running as a microservice in the cloud.

Getting Ready for macOS’s Hardened Runtime and Notary

With macOS Mojave, Apple introduced support for Hardened Runtime and Notary service. These two services are designed to improve application security on macOS. Recently Apple has stated:

Sharing Files & Email Attachments with Xamarin.Essentials Preview Features

In the recent release of Xamarin.Essentials (1.1.0), we introduced several new stable features including detect shake, browser customization, and a plethora of platform helpers. The team has also been working hard on one of the top requested features around files. So to get feedback from developers,

.NET Core April 2019 Updates – 2.1.10 and 2.2.4

Today, we are releasing the .NET Core April 2019 Update. These updates contain security and reliability fixes. See the individual release notes for details on included fixes.

How to accelerate DevOps with Machine Learning lifecycle management

DevOps is the union of people, processes, and products to enable the continuous delivery of value to end users. DevOps for machine learning is about bringing the lifecycle management of DevOps to Machine Learning. Utilizing Machine Learning, DevOps can easily manage,

Become a Dev Rockstar by Learning About your Users with Visual Studio App Center and Azure

As a customer of Visual Studio App Center, you linked your code repository, configured your first mobile build definitions, committed your code, watched your builds in real-time, and installed your mobile app on real devices.  Bravo!  You have set up a full Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment mobile pipeline where code is committed and new features are available to your testers or customers within minutes.   

Getting Started With WorkManager (Xamarin)

If you need to schedule a background task on Android, you’re probably familiar with all of the various ways to accomplish this such as:

Google Cloud Messaging
Firebase Cloud Messaging
DownloadManager
Foreground Service
Alarm Manager
etc

Introducing the App Service Migration Assistant for ASP.NET applications

In June 2018, we released the App Service Migration Assessment Tool. The Assessment Tool was designed to help customers quickly and easily assess whether a site could be moved to Azure App Service by scanning an externally accessible (HTTP) endpoint. Today we’re pleased to announce the release of an updated version,