Monday, October 23, 2017

SQL Server 2017 on Linux

Azure Podcast: Episode 200 - SQL on Linux

Video Indexer - Cognitive Video Indexing

SQL Server According to Bob – Come here for knowledge about SQL Server uniquely provided by the two Bobs at Microsoft

SQL Server 2017 is using same binary (.exe) on both Windows & Linux (!)
thanks to "drawbridge" technology from MS Research

Microsoft's SQL Server 2017 for Linux and Windows moves ahead with first Release Candidate | ZDNet

"Microsoft used the Microsoft Research "Drawbridge" technology to bring SQL Server to Linux."

Microsoft Azure: new logo, tagline & manifesto

Microsoft releases Azure Manifesto, refreshed logo for its cloud platform - Neowin

Ignite 2017: Microsoft Azure gets new logo, tagline | On MSFT

tagline: 'Azure. Cloud for all' 

Azure Manifesto - YouTube

Microsoft Azure Cloud Computing Platform & Services

AI transcriber: Video Indexer with Microsoft Cognitive Services

transcribes audio and video files, and then analyze "sentiment" of conversation (positive/negative)
currently a free trial

YouTube does similar transcription, but not (yet) suggesting the mood.

Microsoft Video Indexer - Unlock Video Insights

"Video indexer builds upon media AI technologies to make it easier to extract insights from videos. Power new forms of content discovery such as searching for spoken words, faces, characters, and emotions. Enrich your apps with embedded video insights to drive user engagement."

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