Author : All posts by ilikesql

05

Nov

Transforming Businesses Through the Power of Analytics

This is the first in a series of posts by Pavandeep Kalra, Director of Data Science, and Ilan Reiter, Principal Data Science Manager, where they discuss business transformation through analytics and how organizations can run successful analytics pilots and build READ MORE

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05

Nov

Transforming Businesses Through the Power of Analytics

This is the first in a series of posts by Pavandeep Kalra, Director of Data Science, and Ilan Reiter, Principal Data Science Manager, where they discuss business transformation through analytics and how organizations can run successful analytics pilots and build READ MORE

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29

Oct

Oil & Gas Security Demo with SQL Server 2016

At our security session today at PASS Summit 2015, we were extremely fortunate to be joined by Jamey Johnston, a Data Scientist at a large independent Oil & Gas company, who shared a comprehensive demo using Row-Level Security, Dynamic Data READ MORE

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22

Oct

Dynamic Data Masking on Azure SQL Database has been in preview for a few months now and is about to be released for General Availability. We’ve on-boarded several customers and gotten some great feedback – and we’re glad to report READ MORE

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09

Aug

Quickblog: Blog security! – Kiev? Really?

Security of a blog is important, and on my blog I go to strong measures to prevent people from gaining access. That level of measurement includes failed logon attempts blockouts, ip whitelisting and blacklisting, as well as notifications by text READ MORE

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03

Aug

Looking for your biggest career opportunity at Microsoft?

Are you looking for your biggest career opportunity at Microsoft? It’s an exciting time to become part of the Cloud and Enterprise team in the Enterprise Partner Group (EPG). As Global Technical Lead for Data Platform I am excited about READ MORE

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21

Jul

Are you ready to … Power BI!
Are you ready to … Power BI!

Are you ready to Power BI?  With the most recent release of Power BI, you really can take advantage of unlocking insights on any data by using the great capabilities provided through the Power BI platform through native apps for READ MORE

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10

Jul

Announcing Spark for Azure HDInsight public preview
Announcing Spark for Azure HDInsight public preview

From Data Plaform Blog: Lighting up interactive insights on big data By T. K. “Ranga” Rengarajan, corporate vice president, Data Platform Today, we’re announcing the public preview of Spark for Azure HDInsight and the upcoming general availability of Power BI READ MORE

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09

Jul

Datazen Publisher for Windows 7 Preview now available
Datazen Publisher for Windows 7 Preview now available

From Data Plaform Blog: We are pleased to announce the availability of Datazen Publisher for Windows 7 Preview. Datazen Publisher is the single point for creation and publishing of rich, interactive visualizations. You can simply connect to the Datazen Server READ MORE

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01

Jul

Preview the new JDBC 4.2 for SQL Server Driver

From Data Platform Blog: Today we are pleased to announce availability of the Community Technology Preview (CTP) of the Microsoft JDBC 4.2 Driver for SQL Server! The driver provides robust data access to Microsoft SQL Server and Microsoft Azure SQL READ MORE

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