Anna Thomas

Azure Data SQL Server

Private Link for Azure SQL Database Part 1

In the first part of this two-part video segment, Rohit Nayak explains what Private Endpoint for Azure SQL Database is and how it relates to the overall connectivity story for Azure SQL. You can learn more about Private Link in Azure SQL Database here https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/sql-database/sql-database-private-endpoint-overview?WT.mc_id=dataexposed-c9-niner , and Private Link generally for Azure here https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/private-link/private-endpoint-overview?WT.mc_id=dataexposed-c9-niner. At […]

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Azure SQL Server

Auto-Failover Groups in Azure SQL

In this video, Anna Hoffman and Jeroen ter Heerdt discuss and show how to create auto-failover groups in Azure SQL using PowerShell notebooks and a Java application. This video was based on a tutorial, which you can follow here: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/sql-database/sql-database-implement-geo-distributed-database?tabs=azure-powershell&WT.mc_id=dataexposed-c9-niner. To compare geo-replication and auto-failover groups, refer to the table here: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/sql-database/sql-database-business-continuity#compare-geo-replication-with-failover-groups&WT.mc_id=dataexposed-c9-niner. Time Index: [00:30] […]

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Azure SQL Server

Intro to PowerShell notebooks for Azure SQL

In this video, Anna Hoffman and Jeroen ter Heerdt discuss and show PowerShell notebooks and Azure SQL inside Azure Data Studio. Learn how you can leverage PowerShell notebooks and other CLI tools in them to manage your Azure SQL Databases and Managed Instances. Time index: [00:00] Intro [00:32] Notebooks in Azure Data Studio [01:20] PowerShell […]

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Azure SQL Server

How to connect to Azure SQL Database from Azure Data Studio

Want to get started with Azure Data Studio (https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/sql/azure-data-studio/download) but don’t know where to begin? In this video, Anna Hoffman shows you how to get connected to Azure SQL Database for the first time using Azure Data Studio.

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Azure SQL Server

How to Connect to Azure SQL Database from Azure Data Studio

Want to get started with Azure Data Studio but don’t know where to begin? In this video, Anna Hoffman shows you how to get connected to Azure SQL Database for the first time using Azure Data Studio.

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Azure Data R

How to manage R packages in Azure SQL Database with sqlmlutils

Currently, Azure SQL Database has ML Services with R available in preview. In this video, Anna Hoffman gives a brief overview of how you can use an open source package called sqlmlutils to easily connect and add/remove packages to Azure SQL Database. You can find a full example of using R, sqlmlutils, and revoscale in […]

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Azure Data

How to Switch an Existing Azure SQL Database from Provisioned Compute to Serverless

Once you’re ready to switch a workload over to the serverless model, it is very easy to do. Watch Anna Thomas switch over a database she uses for demos to the serverless compute tier in this quick video.

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Azure Data

How to Switch an Existing Azure SQL Database to Hyperscale

Hyperscale is a new tier for Azure SQL Database. In this video Anna Thomas and Jeroen ter Heerdt cover how to switch an existing Azure SQL Database to this new, scalable, tier. More information about Hyperscale: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/sql-database/sql-database-service-tier-hyperscale.

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Azure Machine Learning

Docs on Azure SQL Database Machine Learning Services

Overview of the new documentation on Azure SQL Database Machine Learning Services (Preview). More resources: https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/sql-database/sql-database-quickstart-r-create-script https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/sql-database/sql-database-tutorial-predictive-model-prepare-data.

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AI Natural Language Processing

Adding Bing Search to Bots

The LearnAI team has updated the Azure Cognitive Services Bootcamp! Watch this video to get an overview of the changes and a walk through of how you can add Bing Search, LUIS, and Azure Search to bots via the Bot Framework SDK V4.

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