Day: January 19, 2022

Windows

Should You Ditch Windows Explorer for Files?

Files 2.1 is a free and open source alternative for the Files Explorer application on Windows 11. This application includes some must have features like tabs, multi-panel views, and home page bundles. STORE: https://www.microsoft.com/store/productId/9NGHP3DX8HDX SOURCE: https://github.com/files-community/Files

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Databricks

Data + AI World Tour: Reckitt Keynote

Reckitt shares the story of their Lakehouse journey, from the drivers behind their shift to this new paradigm, to lessons learned along the way. From a starting point of a siloed, data warehouse centric architecture that had inherent challenges with scalability, performance and data duplication, Reckitt has standardized upon Databricks to serve as an open […]

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Python Spark

Learn PySpark in 60 Minutes

This Edureka video on PySpark Tutorial will provide you with a detailed and comprehensive knowledge of Pyspark, how it works, the reason why python works best with Apache Spark. You will also learn about RDDs, dataframes and mllib. Time stamps: 00:00 Introduction 00:15 Agenda 00:35 PySpark 01:45 Spark Ecosystem 05:25 Advantages of PySpark 06:10 PySpark […]

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CosmosDB

Cosmos DB January 2022 Meetup

In this month’s meetup, Hasan Savran will take us through performance tuning for Azure Cosmos DB. We will explore .NET/SDK settings, connection types, and indexing types to keep your application fast. Then we will focus on selecting correct throughput options, Query Execution Metrics and using the right server-side programming to keep your Cosmos DB fast.

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Blockchain

Day 10 of Blockchain – How to Deploy a Decentralized Application to the Algorand TestNet

On Day 10 of 10 Days of Blockchain, deploy our decentralized application to the Algorand TestNet blockchain!

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CosmosDB

Building the Cosmos Bookstore app – Part 4: Azure Search setup and text search

Part 4 of the app development series in which we walk through the backend functionalities of a demo app called “Cosmos Bookstore”. The app uses React for the frontend layer; Node.JS and Express for the backend layer; and Azure Cosmos DB (with API for MongoDB) as the database.

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Python

Snowpark for Python preview with Snowflake and Anaconda

Behind-the-scenes look at Snowpark for Python. Snowflake and Anaconda experts cover topics like product design and considerations, as well as share some lessons learned during the private preview

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