For those of us not in Vegas this week #re:invent livestreams https://lnkd.in/gcRd8DS
I just wanted to say ‘Thank You’ to the following for their continued guidance and support:
PASS Mentors: Laurie Carr, Ravi Kumar, Mike Wall
Role Models: Cathrine Wilhelmsen, Julie Koesmarno
#PASSWIT: Rie Irish
#SQLTrail: Carlos L Chacon
#KillaDBA: Homer McEwen
See you all at a #SQLSaturday soon =)
#SQLSUMMIT2018, #SQLSUMMIT, #SQLFamily
Henk Boelman has a great tutorial on using the Microsoft Custom Vision API. Easy to follow and a great resource to get you going quickly. Bonus if you’re a Simpson’s fan =)
More on Custom Vision API available on the Microsoft site here: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/cognitive-services/custom-vision-service/home
Too excited to sleep last night, its almost that time of year!
If this is your first time at PASS Summit, … check out Bob Pusateri’s post on where he’ll be and what to do while you are there… https://www.bobpusateri.com/archive/2018/11/pass-summit-2018-where-ill-be/ Lots of fun stuff, with lots of fun data people this week!
Not too long ago, an introduction to BIML changed the way I code! Now that I am working in Azure, I am excited to see the new features BIML Flex has added to support ADF data ingestion scripting.
Check out Microsoft AI school for tracks on Conversational AI, AI Services, Machine Learning, Intelligent Edge AI
Missed out on attending MSIgnite 2018.
Buck Woody was kind enough to share his collection of materials: … Thanks Buck!!
Passed! Working in Azure sure helps you get up to speed on the technology faster! After learning about the cloud on AWS, I am now continuing my journey on Azure. Stop 1 on my certification journey was Exam 70-475.
Mastering Azure Analytics: Architecting in the Cloud with Azure Data Lake, HDInsight, and Spark
Author: Zoiner Tejada
Cert Exam Prep:
Big Data Exam Prep session from Microsoft Ignite 2017
Microsoft Professional Program Big Data
available on Edx.org
Unit 1 – Data Fundamentals
Course 3: Introduction to NoSQL Data Solutions
Unit 2 – Big Data Processing
Course 5: Delivering a Data Warehouse in the Cloud
Course 7a: Processing Real-Time Data Streams in Azure
Unit 3 – Big Data Analysis Solutions
This year was my first time attending the AWS Re:Invent conference in Las Vegas. It was a great experience! I sat through presentations on days 1 and 2, switched over to Spotlight and Open Labs on days 3 and 4. Sat for the AWS Certified Solutions Architect: Associate Exam on day 5 … and Passed!
For my SQL friends, SQL Server 2017 on RDS coming soon! Plus new capabilities for expanding SQL Server compute ONLINE.