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  • Using Entity Framework Core with Azure SQL DB and Azure Cosmos DB | Azure Friday
    by Scott Hanselman, Rob Caron on 23rd October 2020 at 18:00

    Jeremy Likness shows Scott Hanselman how to use Entity Framework (EF) Core with Azure SQL DB and Azure Cosmos DB. EF Core is a lightweight, extensible, open source, and cross-platform version of the popular Entity Framework data access technology.[0:00:00]– Overview[0:01:43]– Using Entity Framework Core with Azure SQL DB (existing)[0:10:23]– Sidebar: Resolving a demo hiccup[0:15:07]– Using Entity Framework Core with Azure Cosmos DB (new)[0:22:09]– Wrap-upEntity Framework Core overviewGetting Started with EF CoreEntity Framework documentationLearn: Persist and retrieve relational data with Entity Framework CoreCreate a free account (Azure)

  • Data’s Role in Moon Missions: Fictional and Real | Learn with Dr. G
    by Sarah Guthals on 23rd October 2020 at 13:00

    Completing a successful Moon Mission doesn't only involve getting to the moon, but also returning safely to Earth – ideally with some rocks to learn from! Join Dr. G as she draws inspiration from the new Netflix Original Over the Moon and the ingenuity of the NASA Apollo missions to analyze and clean data to predict how much moon rock astronauts might be able to bring back as part of the Artemis Program in 2024. No coding experience required, and you can follow along with the free Microsoft Learn lessons at Studio Code Environment Setup: Rocks Curation Site:

  • Intro to the Show | Learn with Dr. G
    by Sarah Guthals on 23rd October 2020 at 12:45

    Learning to code is full of AHA moments, epic fails, clarity, confusion, and everything in between. And learning how data plays a role is the code we write adds another layer of excitement. Sarah (Dr. G) has dedicated her professional career to not only learning new things, but also learning how people learn new things. Two of the most important pieces to success are perseverance and community. So join Dr. G on her journey through code, data science, and machine learning and become a part of that community! With the power of Visual Studio Code, Azure, and some creative fun you can test your own persistence, learn something new, and likely teach something too!

  • Xamarin.Forms 5 Is Here! | The Xamarin Show
    by James Montemagno on 22nd October 2020 at 19:00

    This week, James is joined by David Ortinau, Xamarin Principal Program Manager, who is here to talk about all of the goodies that are available in the brand new release Xamarin.Forms 5.0! He walks us through what is in, what is out, and what are the major themes of the release. This includes final releases of Brushes, CarouselView, Drag & Drop, RadioButton, Shapes, and so much more!Show Links:Blog: Xamarin.Forms 5 Preview: Advanced UI Controls for Beautiful AppsXamarin.Forms 5 Release NotesXamarin Community ToolkitFollow @JamesMontemagnoNever Miss an Episode: Follow @TheXamarinShowUseful Links:Learn more about XamarinLearn more about Xamarin.FormsLearn more about Cross-platform developmentXamarin Developer CenterXamarin BlogMicrosoft Learn Self-Guided TrainingCreate a Free Account (Azure)Xamarin Developers YouTube ChannelXamarin on Twitter 

  • Performance Profiling | .NET Async Tool | Visual Studio Toolbox
    by Robert Green, Leslie Richardson [MSFT] on 22nd October 2020 at 16:32

    You know that asynchronous programming makes your UI more responsive. Did you know that you can use the .NET Async tool to profile your async code? Diagnostics PM Sagar Shetty shows how to use this tool.Learn more about profiling in Visual Studio at more about the .NET Async tool here.

  • How to Deploy Azure Arc Data Services Anywhere | Data Exposed
    by Marisa Brasile on 20th October 2020 at 16:00

    In this episode of Data Exposed with Tolga Tekin, learn about the ability to deploy Azure Arc Data services via Kubernetes to any hardware platform. [00:55] What is Azure Arc[02:20] Azure data services anywhere at a glance[03:28] On-premises vs Azure[04:02] Azure Arc-enabled data services architecture[06:07] Management capabilities comparison by deployment model[08:22] Customer scenarios with Azure Arc[09:53] Example - managing different infrastructures at different locations[11:51] Getting started Resources:Azure Arc enabled SQL Server (preview)

  • Event Driven applications on Kubernetes with KEDA | On .NET
    by Cecil Phillip, jorgievision on 20th October 2020 at 14:59

    KEDA is an open source project and enables event-driven autoscaling for Kubernetes workloads.KEDA scalers can detect if a deployment should be activated or deactivated, and feed custom metrics for a specific event source.In this episode, our friend Jeff Hollan joins Cecil to show us how we can use KEDA to scale out our .NET applications running on Kubernetes[01:15] - What is KEDA?[03:38] - KEDA's relationship with Azure Functions[05:53] - Moving KEDA to the CNCF[08:40] - .NET Worker service demo[12:44] - Supported Keda triggers[14:37] - Working with ACI and Virtual Kubelets[17:09] - Does KEDA work alongside other Kubernetes projects?[18:45] - Getting started with KEDA Useful LinksKEDAKEDA on GitHubCreate a function on Linux using a custom container.NET Sample with Service Bus  

  • Not your usual High School project | Internet of Things Show
    by Olivier Bloch on 19th October 2020 at 16:32

    Beau Hayes-Pollard, Junior at Brookline High School, joins us on the IoT Show to talk about his Bit Heroes project: a remote heart rate monitoring system using Arduino, Azure IoT Hub, Azure Functions and more.Check out Beau's projects on GitHub:

  • Bring compute, storage, and intelligence to the edge with Azure Stack Edge | Azure Friday
    by Scott Hanselman, Rob Caron on 16th October 2020 at 18:30

    Dipti Pai joins Scott Hanselman to show how to run containerized and VM workloads to get quick, actionable insights at the edge—where data is created—using purpose-built hardware-as-a-service with Azure Stack Edge.[0:00:00]– Overview[0:00:55]– What is Azure Stack Edge?[0:04:09]– Azure Stack Edge in the house[0:06:18]– Azure Stack Edge in the Azure portal [0:09:23]– Demo[0:16:36]– Microsoft Hardware Experience app[0:18:38]– Wrap-upAzure Stack EdgeWhat is Azure Stack Edge Pro with GPU?Microsoft Hardware Experience app (iOS)Microsoft Hardware Experience app (Android)Create a free account (Azure)

  • Delivering Better Customer Experience with Omni Channel | #LessCodeMorePower
    by pattynguyen on 16th October 2020 at 15:00

    The awesome Tricia Sinclair joins dona and Sarah in this episode where she talks about all things Omni-Channel and working with Dynamics 365 in the Power Platform and why this is awesome for customers AND customer service agents. Tricia also is a massive advocate of governance in Azure DevOps and an active community member where she leads notable initiatives including Power Platform Hackathons for #BlackMindsMatter and the leader of the Power Platform School.  Learn more about Tricia on her LinkedIn profile here: Check out the Power Platform School here:

  • Performance Profiling | Database Tool | Visual Studio Toolbox
    by Robert Green, Leslie Richardson [MSFT] on 15th October 2020 at 16:08

    Does your app make database queries? Want to improve its performance? Profiler PM Esteban Herrera shows how to use the Database tool to collect and analyze information about individual queries. Learn more about profiling in Visual Studio at more about the Database tool here.

  • Welcome and Keynote: The Art of Computers | Start. Dev. Change.
    by Seth Juarez, Scott Hanselman, Dona Sarkar on 15th October 2020 at 02:15

    Meet your hosts Dona Sarkar and Seth Juarez as they welcome you to Start. Dev. Change! Keynote by Scott Hanselman to follow.

  • Microsoft and VMware: Supporting Spring and Open Source Developers | Azure Spring Cloud GA
    by Julia Liuson, Ajay Patel on 24th September 2020 at 20:24

    Julia Liuson, CVP of Developer Division at Microsoft, and Ajay Patel, SVP/GM of Modern Applications Platform Business Unit at VMware, discuss the Microsoft and VMware partnership, modern application development, and Azure Spring Cloud. Hear how Microsoft and VMware are working together to support developers, Spring, and the open source ecosystem.Get started with Azure Spring Cloud using quickstart: Session Decks

  • The Intersection of Microservices, Domain-Driven Design and Entity Framework Core | Focus on Microservices
    by Julie Lerman on 23rd July 2020 at 00:17

    Domain-Driven Design (DDD) provides much of the strategic design guidance that we can use to determine the boundaries around and interactions between Microservices in our solutions. DDD also follows up with tactical design patterns for your business logic. In this session we'll take a look at some of these patterns and how EF Core naturally, or with some additional configuration, persists the data that your microservices depend on.

  • Welcome to .NET Conf: Focus on Microservices | Focus on Microservices
    by Scott Hunter, David Fowler on 22nd July 2020 at 23:55

    Scott and David from the .NET team kick off the day with .NET Core features, roadmap and lots of demos of building microservices with .NET.

  • The History of Visual Studio Code | Microsoft Build 2020
    by Erich Gamma, Asim Hussain, Simona Cotin on 26th May 2020 at 16:02

    We speak to the creator of Visual Studio Code about the early challenges to now becoming the most popular development environment in the world.

  • Mark Russinovich on Azure innovation and more! | Microsoft Build 2020
    by Mark Russinovich, Seth Juarez on 21st May 2020 at 03:56

    Join Seth and Mark in a conversation discussing Azure innovation, cloud native programming models, and other exciting technology.