Announcing the Azure Data Science, IoT & Machine Learning Night

We are organizing a meetup that covers everything related to Data Science, IoT & Machine Learning on Azure. The event is free, feel free to join! Please register on our meetup page: https://www.meetup.com/de-DE/Microsoft-Azure-Zurich-User-Group/events/243559253/ Details: We are very happy to announce our next meetup on Data Science, IoT & Machine Learning in Azure! AGENDA • 18:00 […]

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BASTA! 2017 – Das Azure Backend zu meiner mobilen App

Keine App ohne Backend! In dieser Session erläutern wir die Möglichkeiten, wie mithilfe der Microsoft Azure Cloud ein Backend für mobile Line-of-business-Apps erstellt werden kann. Dabei zeigen wir die Möglichkeiten vom No-Code Backend, das komplett im Browser zusammengeklickt werden kann, bis zum kompletten skalierbaren API inklusive der Integration mit On-Premises-Systemen oder Software-as-a-Service-Diensten. https://speakerdeck.com/manuelmeyer/das-azure-backend-zu-meiner-mobilen-app

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DWX2017 – Ich schieb da mal was in die Cloud – Der Azure AppService, die PaaS Lösung für Entwickler

Mit dem AppService Angebot stellt die Azure Cloud eine Plattform bereit, auf welcher Code ausgeführt und somit Lösungen bereitgestellt werden können. Es handelt sich dabei um ein Platform-as-a-Service Angebot, das heißt die Pflege und Verwaltung der virtuellen Maschinen übernimmt die Azure Cloud. Wir Entwickler profitieren direkt von den Cloud-Eigenschaften wie Skalierung per Knopfdruck oder hoher […]

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Global Azure Bootcamp Switzerland 2017–What a day! Here are the numbers…

On April 22nd 2017 we did the global Azure Bootcamp Switzerland 2017 in Wallisellen at the Microsoft Switzerland offices. What a day! Take a look at my blog post where I introduced the event for details: http://www.manuelmeyer.net/2017/04/starting-the-countdown-to-the-global-azure-bootcamp-switzerland-2017/ and check out the event website: http://bootcamp.azurezurichusergroup.com Now the event is over and we, as the organizers from […]

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Talk–10.04.2017–.NET User Group Basel: Visual Studio 2017 Productivity Tools & Azure Cognitive Services

Today I spoke at the .NET User Group Basel about Azure Cognitive Services and the new (and old) Productivity Tools in Visual Studio 2017, such as Code Map, Intellitest and Live-Unit-Testing. Thanks for having me! Link to the event: https://www.meetup.com/Basel-NET-User-Group/events/237844700 Slides: DotNetUGBasel_ManuelMeyer_AzureCognitiveServices (PDF) DotNetUGBasel_ManuelMeyer_VS2017ProductivityTools (PDF)

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Azure PowerTip 5: Setting up an Sql Server with the Adventureworks Sample Database in 2 Minutes

I remember when I wrote a blog post in 2014 about how you can set up the Adventure Works Sample Database on an Sql Server hosted in Azure in under 10 minutes: http://manuelmeyer.net/2014/07/azureadventures-setting-up-the-adventureworks-database-in-under-10-minutes/ Well, today we can beat this time. In the meantime, the Adventure Works db has been integrated into the db setup in […]

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Azure PowerTip 4: Unable to Connect to Azure Sql Database. IP Address is not allowed to access server.

When using Sql Databases on Azure, the firewall on the db server blocks requests from unknown IPs. This means that when you try to connect from a client such as Sql Server Management Studio (SSMS) or Visual Studio, your request to connect to the db is rejected with the following message: Cannot connect to mmedb.database.windows.net. […]

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Talk 18.03.2017–Trivadis TechEvent– Intelligence-as-a-Service with Azure Cognitive Services

At our bi-annual TechEvent I spoke about Azure Cognitive Services. You can find the slides in this blog post: Intelligence-as-a-Service Lets build the Applications of the Future with Azure Cognitive Services Slides: MME_AzureCognitiveServices (PDF) Links: http://www.captionbot.ai http://www.celebslike.me http://www.projectmurphy.net http://www.mymoustache.net http://aifunclub.azurewebsites.net https://github.com/Microsoft/Cognitive-Samples-IntelligentKiosk

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Talk 31.01.2017 – Microsoft TechDays Switzerland 2017 – Schneller zum Release mit Live-Unit-Testing und den Produktivitätstools on VS2017

Thanks to everyone who attended my session at TechDays 2017: “Schneller zum Release mit Live-Unit-Testing und den Produktivitätstools von Visual Studio 2017” It was great to speak in a movie theater to a motivated crowd! The slides can be downloaded here: TechDays2017_VS2017ProductivityTools.pdf In case of any questions, send me an email or a tweet. I […]

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Article Published (Windows Developer): Introduction to Azure Mobile Apps

The Windows Developer Magazin (https://entwickler.de/windows-developer-magazin) recently published my article about Azure Mobile Apps in its 9.16 edition: https://entwickler.de/windows-developer-magazin/windows-developer-9-16-255482.html   Azure Mobile Apps Azure Mobile Apps, known as Mobile Services before, are a set of services offered by the Azure Cloud to support mobile app development. At the heart is a cloud-based, scalable application backend. It […]

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Article Published (Windows Developer): Integration with Azure Logic Apps

The Windows Developer Magazin (https://entwickler.de/windows-developer-magazin) recently published my article about integration with Azure Logic Apps in their 8.16 edition: https://entwickler.de/windows-developer-magazin/windows-developer-8-16-252340.html       The article introduces Azure Logic Apps and explains how Logic Apps can be used to connect Software As A Service offerings with custom code.   The Azure App Service This section explains […]

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