Microsoft's new tools help devs manage cloud deployments on the go
May 14, 2017, 09:22
Azure IoT Edge, in preview, enables Azure applications to leverage this compute capability, executing Azure Functions to be executed directly on the IoT endpoints at the data collection source.
CEO Satya Nadella also pointed out one edge that Microsoft still has over Amazon: its massive reach in enterprises.
"But in choosing MicrosoftAzure we have access to a highly secure, global cloud that offers data redundancy in multiple in-country locations for business continuity - something that's an absolute prerequisite for us given we operate a high-availability business". Microsoft today announced it is augmenting its data and cloud services offering with AzureCosmos DB, a database service that the company says scales horizontally with guaranteed uptime, throughput and virtually no latency.
"It is a pretty fantastic world you can create using intelligent cloud and intelligent edge".
Azure IoT Edge arrived in preview.
Turn-key connectivity to the Azure IoT Hub that offers reliable and secure device-to-cloud and cloud-to-device messaging, scaling to millions of devices. As White noted, Carnival Cruise Line, for example, is deploying Azure Stack on some of its ships - not to allow developers to code while they're cruising, but to allow Carnival to write an application once and then run that same code in the cloud or on the water.
At its Build developer conference in Seattle on Wednesday, Microsoft launched a range of tools created to make corporate database software, used to power everything from internal systems and records to public-facing websites, more smoothly integrate into the company's Azure platform. And Visual Studio Team Services integration allows for continuous integration and deployment of these containerized applications.
Facebook nears two billion monthly users
Currently, a handful of companies, from Amazon and Yahoo, to the globally popular Netflix - have dabbled in TV. The producer is required to "develop, script, produce and edit sharable motion picture content".
Microsoft executives used demonstrations to provide a glimpse into a near future in which artificial intelligence hosted online works with internet linked devices such as construction site cameras to alert workers of dangers, available tools, or unauthorized activities.
Developers will also be able to publish new apps to Microsoft Teams, a chat-based workspace in Office 365. New services include Bing Custom Search, Custom Vision Service, Custom Decision Service and Video Indexer.
Electronic signature technology provider DocuSign announced on Wednesday at the Microsoft Build 2017 conference in Seattle that it has selected MicrosoftAzure as its preferred cloud vendor to help it scale and extend its reach to Canada.
Microsoft is also opening up the tech that supports its AI development to developers by adding 29 new cognitive computing services into the Microsoft Cognitive Services suite.
The Cortana Skills Kit is now in public preview.
By making bots and publishing to the Cortana channel of the Microsoft Bot Framework. Previously, SQL Server had been available only on Windows.
But if we go by Mocha RQ's post on Weibo, the smartphone will have a full HD display, instead of a 2K one on its 5.5-inch screen. The source also says that dual camera is pretty much confirmed, but it won't be arranged as the renders have you believe.
Going into the bout with the veteran Ukranian and former heavyweight champion, Joshua faced the greatest challenge of his career. I have a rematch clause which I can execute at certain times, and right now will not be making any decisions.
Kylie, being the "IDGAF" person that she is, didn't take down the photo, even though it was littered with nasty comments. It's not the first time Kylie has been accused of photoshopping photos of herself before posting them on social media.
Leaders of some faith groups condemned the order, saying it would damage congregations by politicizing them. America has a rich tradition of social change beginning in our pews and our pulpits", he said.
There were reports that she was either homeless at the time of her death or that she had been living in an in trailer park. Moran's death was conducted by the Harrison County Sheriff's Department and the Harrison County Coroner's Office".
Mychal Givens pitched two ideal innings, Donnie Hart got two outs in the ninth and Darren O'Day finished for his first save. OF Joey Rickard (sprained finger) took soft-toss swings in a session manager Buck Showalter called "very encouraging".
Nicos Anastasiades, particularly its return to a positive rate of growth - which was among the fastest in the European Union. The two sides signed an executive program on culture, education and scientific cooperation for the years 2017 to 2020.
NOTES: The Cavaliers went 10-0 to open the playoffs in 2016 and, with their Game 3 win, are 7-0 to open the playoffs this season. Lowry was getting more treatment Saturday, adding that he's not "giving up hope" of being ready to attempt playing in Game 4 .
On Thursday in London, the judge rejected the Government's application. "You can't have clean air and a hard Brexit", Davey said. The deadline for final publication of air quality plans remains as 31 July.
Widely scattered showers, storms possible Thursday morning
Storm Prediction Center climatology from 1980 to 2006 shows our historical "peak" of the severe weather season comes on May 4th. A Tornado Watch has expired for the western South Plains, replaced by a Severe Thunderstorm Watch through 7 a.m.
Thousands demonstrate against new French president Macron
Macron's landslide win over the far-right's Marine Le Pen has been hailed a victory of hope and optimism, over fear and reaction. Le Pen's campaign advisers say the National Front is now the "primary opposition party in the country".
Aeroplan no more? Air Canada to launch own loyalty program
He said the majority of Aeroplan members earn points not through flying but rather shopping while using those affiliated cards. In a statement Air Canada said that "Effective June 30, 2020, Aeroplan will no longer be the loyalty programme for Air Canada".
Senate confirms Heather Wilson as Trump's Air Force secretary
Navy secretary withdrew his name because of possible conflicts of interest with financial entanglements, as did Trump's first U.S. The Defense Department leadership remains staffed by Obama administration holdovers or civil servants on an acting basis.
US environmental chief to recuse himself from court cases
One scientist on the board said he had never before seen a person not reappointed to the board during a presidential transition. The Environmental Protection Agency has reportedly dismissed half the scientists serving on a crucial science review board .
India confirm Champions Trophy involvement
He is believed to be peeved over the women's team selection meeting being convened without his knowledge by BCCI CEO Rahul Johri. It's an agreement between the ICC and a member country that governs participation in ICC events.
Russia: Syria deal bans US-led coalition aircraft
But the Pentagon said the de-escalation agreement will not affect the US -led air campaign against the Islamic State group. Iran, Russia and Turkey have agreed on a plan to create safe zones in Syria with the aim of alleviating civilian hardship.
Cardinals' Fowler, Piscotty hurt against Brewers
The severity of the strain has not been revealed, but an injury of this variety typically requires a trip to the disabled list. Cardinals: INF Jhonny Peralta (upper respiratory illness) is to begin a rehab assignment at Class A Palm Beach on Friday.
Starting with Bears, surprises galore on Day 1 of NFL draft
He blamed the failed test on overhydrating for a cramping problem and said he didn't have to persuade the Browns he was clean. The 21-year-old defensive end was seen as the top star in the Draft , and was picked by the Cleveland Browns .