AI Neural Networks

Transfer learning and Transformer models (ML Tech Talks)

In this session of Machine Learning Tech Talks, Software Engineer from Google Research, Iulia Turc, will walk us through the recent history of natural language processing, including the current state of the art architecture, the Transformer.

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Watch Microsoft Ignite 2021 Live

Join CEO and Chairman, Satya Nadella on the virtual stage at Microsoft Ignite on November 2, 2021.​ ​ Tune in to learn how you can empower teams and organizations to be productive from anywhere and build the next generation of applications for a new world of hybrid work, all while protecting everything with end-to-end security.​ […]

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Azure Containers FinTech

Banking in Latin America: Planning for Hybrid Cloud | Part 2

In this second part episode, Fernando Mejia walks through everything you need to plan for in a Hybrid Cloud architecture for Azure Kubernetes Service. This includes IP address concerns from on-premises to Azure, hub and spoke topology, as well as the different options you have in Azure Kubernetes Service.  Watch Part 1 Learn more:

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Power Apps

POWERful DEVs Conf Livestream

POWERful Devs showcase how developers can leverage the Power Platform to build applications faster and with far less effort. Connect with industry-recognized ProDev influencers, Microsoft Cloud Advocates, trusted and diverse community leaders, and members of the Power Platform Team.

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Azure Developer SQL Server

Why Azure SQL is Best For Developers – Part 1

Azure SQL has a lot of built-in features that make it the best database in the cloud for developers. In this first part of this two-part series, we’ll discuss what those features are and which kinds of customers can benefit most from them. Video index: [01:30] Why customers choose Azure SQL [02:21] Security [02:30] Scale-out […]

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Quantum Computing

Did Google Just Achieve ‘Quantum Supremacy’?

Seeker examines a leaked paper from Google claimed that a quantum computer demonstrated “quantum supremacy.” But what does that mean exactly? Quantum computers’ potential and the advantages they promise over classical computers all remain largely theoretical, and hypothetically speaking, it is predicted that quantum computers will be able to solve problems that are beyond the […]

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Python as C++’s Limiting Case

Here’s an interesting look at Python from the point of view of a hard core developer – anyone that remembers IRQs has been around a while. From the video description: The Python language’s memory model can be deduced from first principles: simply take modern C++ conventions and drive their safety and generality to infinity. But […]

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Microsoft aims to coax AI developers
AI Developer Microsoft TensorFlow

Microsoft Aims to Please AI Developers

Here’s an interesting look at Microsoft’s AI strategy from Computer Weekly, with some great quotes from Scott Guthrie. For AI, Microsoft appears to be putting a lot of emphasis on the developer community. Its head of Cloud + AI business is Scott Guthrie, who has a developer background and co-invented Microsoft’s original ASP.NET web application […]

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