Data Driven

Jonathan Wood on F#, ML.NET, and Functional Programming

In this episode which was recorded via livestream, Frank speaks with Jon Wood to chat about f sharp, ML dot net, and functional programming.To participate in the live Q&A, make sure you follow Data Driven on the appropriate social media channels. Press the play button below to listen here or visit the show page at […]

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Developer Microsoft

Don Syme’s F# Bonanza

Don Syme, creator of the F# language, kicks off the Focus on F# event by taking us on a journey through the F# language, community, and real-world business users. Learn about the key ideas underlying F#, its unique and modern methodology, and hear live from F# users across the globe in fields including data science, […]

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What is the Fastest Computer Language?

A constant source of debate for computer geeks, retired Microsoft engineer Dave Plummer takes us on a guided tour of 45 different computer languages and drag races each against one another using a prime sieve benchmark.

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Blowing your mind with F# in CosmosDB

F# may be one the lesser known of the .NET programming languages, but it packs a punch when it comes to building applications. Watch Aaron Powell explain how it becomes even more powerful when combined with Cosmos DB.

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AI Machine Learning

5 Reasons Why F# is Great for Data Science and Machine Learning in 2021

F# is a fascinating language that I admit that I haven’t spent much time beyond a cursory look. Perhaps, I need to change that. Jon Wood goes over his top 5 reasons why F# will be great for machine learning and data science projects in 2021.

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Machine Learning

ML.NET Predictions on the Web in F# with the Safe Stack

Jon Wood shows how to use the SAFE Stack as well as how to implement a ML.NET model.

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Developer Machine Learning SQL Server

Using SQL Server Data in ML.NET Model Builder

Jon Wood shows us how to use the new SQL Data Loader in ML.NET Model Builder to load in training data. He also creates an Azure SQL database and load the data from an F# script. F#! Related links: Blog post – https://devblogs.microsoft.com/dotnet/ml-net-model-builder-november-updates/ F# Code – https://github.com/jwood803/LoadWineDataToSql/blob/main/LoadWineDataToSql/Program.fs Data – https://archive.ics.uci.edu/ml/datasets/Wine+Quality

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Data Science

Do Data Science in F# with FsLab

Jon Wood provides this crash course to show how to install and start using FsLab for data science. Related Resources Script FsLab Site

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Big Data Developer

Data Processing with .NET for Apache Spark

.NET for Apache Spark empowers developers with .NET experience or code bases to participate in the world of big data analytics. In this episode, Brigit Murtaugh joins Rich to show us how to start processing data with .NET for Apache Spark. Time index: [01:01] – What is Apache Spark? [02:33] – What are customers using […]

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Developer Microsoft

F# 5.0

In this video, Phillip Carter shows off F# 5, which is currently in preview. He shows significant performance improvements and several new language features. Resources: F# 5 preview 1 announcement Phillip’s demo code F# 5 with Jupyter Notebooks

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