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  • TWC9: Microsoft Edge Insider, Azure April, Chocolatey, PowerShell 7, and more | This Week On Channel 9
    by Cameron Tomisser, Christina Warren on 19th April 2019 at 22:00

    Christina is back from the first two legs of the Create Startups Tour (and she's wearing the merch to prove it!) and is back with the latest dev news, including:[00:15] Create Startups Tour[00:30] Microsoft Build 2019 and check-out our Countdown to Microsoft Build YouTube playlist[01:01] Microsoft Ignite: The Tour[01:20] Microsoft Edge Insider Channels - check out what to expect, an introductory blog, the GitHub org, and how to enable dark mode[03:10] Azure April on[03:33] Azure Tips and Tricks: Getting Started with Front Door[03:45] Publishing Static Content on Azure Blob Storage[04:00] Move from S3 to Azure Blob Storage with AzCopy v10 Preview[04:15] New Chocolatey GitHub Organizations[05:00] One Dev Minute and The DevOps Lab[05:10] Xamarin DevelopersYouTube[05:27] The Next Release of PowerShell: PowerShell 7[06:20] Christina's Pick of the Week Surface Hub 2SLet me know your thoughts on the new Microsoft Edge in the comments!Please leave a comment or email us at Follow @CH9 Follow @CH9 Create a Free Account (Azure)&nbs […]

  • Getting started with Azure App Configuration | Azure Friday
    by Scott Hanselman, Rob Caron on 19th April 2019 at 16:30

    Azure App Configuration is a service that enables you to centralize your application configuration. Built on the simple concept of key-value pairs, this service provides manageability, availability, and ease-of-use. You can use Azure App Configuration to store and retrieve settings for applications, microservices, platforms, and CI/CD pipelines.Azure App Configuration docsQuickstart: Create an ASP.NET Core app with Azure App ConfigurationKey-value store (concept)Azure App Configuration REST API Reference (GitHub)Azure App Configuration feedback and issues (GitHub)Create a free account (Azure) […]

  • App Center Diagnostic Updates & Integrations | The Xamarin Show
    by James Montemagno on 18th April 2019 at 19:00

    This week, James is joined by friend of the show Amanda Chew, App Center Program Manager, shows us the latest features in App Center diagnostics for mobile applications including filtering, searching, errors vs crashes, attaching logs and events, and a lot more! She also shows us how to setup webhooks to notify chat applications when there is a new crash or open an issue on GitHub or Azure DevOps automatically.Show Links:App CenterDocumentation: App Center DiagnosticsFind James on: Twitter, GitHub, Blog, and his weekly podcast Merge Conflict.Follow @JamesMontemagnoNever Miss an Episode: Follow @TheXamarinShowUseful Links:Xamarin Developer Center & BlogXamarin and AzureMobile DevOpsCreate a Free Account (Azure): […]

  • Countdown for Microsoft Build: Drinks Part 2 | The Countdown to Microsoft Build 2019
    by RicksterCDN, Christina Warren on 18th April 2019 at 16:00

    After a long day in sessions, check out two unique Seattle brewpubs: Old Stove Brewing Co. in historic Pike Place Market (great views, delicious local fare) and Cloudburst Brewing in Belltown (12 rotating taps of liquid sunshine).&nbs […]

  • New Little Features in Visual Studio 2019 | Visual Studio Toolbox
    by Mads Kristensen, Robert Green on 18th April 2019 at 15:02

    In this episode, Robert is joined by Mads Kristensen, who shows a number of his favorite new little features in Visual Studio 2019, all designed to make you more productive. He shows:New Search experience [01:25]See content of Clipboard Ring [02:25]New C# refactorings [03:45]IntelliCode [05:00]Search in Autos, Locals and Watch windows [06:35]Document health indicator [08:00]Code Cleanup for C# [09:35]Git Stash [11:30]Clean Solution Load [13:30]Resources:Little great things about Visual Studio 2019 (Visual Studio blog post that includes several of these features)Comment Remover extensionDownload Visual Studio 2019 […]

  • Tooling: .NET Community Standup - April 18, 2019 - Roslyn Compiler Repo & Triage | .NET Community Standups
    by James Montemagno on 17th April 2019 at 17:00

    Join members from the .NET teams for our community standup covering great community contributions for Visual Studio, CLI, Roslyn, Productivity, and more.Useful Links:.NET.NET Community ResourcesVisual Studio Twitch Channel.NET Foundation YouTubeCreate a Free Account (Azure): […]

  • Real-Time ML Based Anomaly Detection In Azure Stream Analytics | Internet of Things Show
    by Olivier Bloch on 15th April 2019 at 19:00

    Azure Stream Analytics is a PaaS cloud offering on Microsoft Azure to help customers analyze IoT telemetry data in real-time. Stream Analytics now has embedded ML models for Anomaly Detection, which can be invoked with simple function calls. Learn how you can leverage this powerful feature set for your scenarios.Learn more : a Free Account (Azure): […]

  • DevOps For ASP.NET Developers Pt.2 - Source Control | On .NET
    by Donovan Brown, Cecil Phillip, Rich Lander, Jeremy Likness, AbelSquidHead on 15th April 2019 at 16:50

    When using Azure Repos you have the option of choosing from centralized version control with TFVC or distributed version control with Git.In part 2 of our DevOps For ASP.NET Developers series, Abel and Jeremy explain the difference between these two options and show how we can get started with Azure Repos. They will walk us through creating branches, adding policies, and also integrating with GitHub.[01:20] - Introducing Azure Repos[04:25] - Using external repos with Azure DevOps[05:58] - Free unlimited private repos[06:24] - Setting up branch policies[09:32] - Automatically adding code reviewers[09:57] - Using a GitHub repo with Azure DevOps[11:19] - Setting up Azure DevOps integration from the GitHub Marketplace[13:44] - Inspecting the generated pipeline from the GitHub integrationEpisode 1 - What is DevOps?Episode 3 - Work item trackingUseful LinksAzure Repos DocumentationDevOps for ASP.NET Core ebookStart with Azure DevOps for FreeCreate a Free Azure Account […]

  • DevOps For ASP.NET Developers Pt.1 - What is DevOps? | On .NET
    by Donovan Brown, Cecil Phillip, Jeremy Likness, AbelSquidHead on 15th April 2019 at 12:00

    DevOps is the union of people, process, and products to enable continuous delivery of value to our end users. Azure DevOps is everything you need to turn an idea into a working piece of software.In this first episode of the DevOps for ASP.NET Developers series, Abel and Jeremy introduce us the benefits of DevOps. They give us a high level overview of how to implement some DevOps best practices using Azure DevOps.[01:30] - What is Azure DevOps?[03:55] - Introducing the SmartHotel360 application[06:02] - Tracking work items in Azure Boards and Azure Repos[14:10] - Reviewing the build pipeline[19:54] - Reviewing the release pipelineEpisode 2 - Source ControlUseful LinksWhat is DevOpsAzure DevOpsAzure DevOps DocumentationDevOps with ASP.NET Core ebookStart with Azure DevOps for FreeCreate a Free Azure Account […]

  • Azure Monitor action groups | Azure Friday
    by Rob Caron, Lara Rubbelke on 12th April 2019 at 16:00

    Azure Monitor action groups enable you to define a list of actions to execute when an alert is triggered. In this episode, we demonstrate how to configure a Service Health alert to use an action group.Create and manage action groups in the Azure portalService HealthAzure Monitor overviewAzure Monitor docsCreate a free account (Azure) […]

  • Microservices Day 2: You Have a Service Mesh, Now What? | The Open Source Show
    by Rob Caron, Golnaz, Lacey Butler, Allison Cordle, Anna Soracco on 9th April 2019 at 15:53

    William Morgan (@wm), CEO at Buoyant and Linkerd maintainer, joins Lachie Evenson (@LachlanEvenson) to dive deeper into service meshes (want a refresher? Check out Intro to Service Meshes: Data Planes, Control Planes, and More in the links below). You'll learn about the "Golden Signals" that make it easier to monitor a distributed cloud native application, how the extra layer of abstraction makes it easier to operate and troubleshoot, and that you can in fact use a service mesh to monitor a service mesh. [01:40] Understanding the layers of a service mesh[02:41] How service meshes help with diagnostics[03:42] Who is maintaining the service mesh[04:46] Can I monitor the service mesh with the service mesh?Learn moreCreate a Free Azure accountLearn more about LinkerdCheck out Linkerd GitHubJoin Linkerd on SlackWatch Intro to Service Meshes: Data Planes, Control Planes, and MoreFollow @wmFollow @lachlanevensonFollow @openatmicrosoft &nbs […]

  • Using the new Basic Process in Azure DevOps | The DevOps Lab
    by Damian Brady, AbelSquidHead on 9th April 2019 at 04:27

    In this episode, Abel chats with Dan Hellem to walk through the details of the new Basic process in Azure DevOps and learn how it works.Azure DevOps has added a new Basic process to sit alongside Agile, Scrum and CMMI. Basic was designed for teams to get started quickly with Azure Boards without worrying about methodology.Follow Dan on Twitter: @danhellemFollow Abel on Twitter: @abelsquidheadGive Azure DevOps a try at today!Create a Free Azure Account: […]

  • Not your average keynote | Visual Studio 2019 Launch Event
    by Andrew Hall, Scott Hanselman, Amanda Silver, Edward Thomson, Julia Liuson, Allison Buchholtz-Au, Jon Chu, Kendra Havens, Leslie Richardson, Pratik Nadagouda, Maddy Leger on 2nd April 2019 at 17:00

    Visual Studio 2019 and Visual Studio 2019 for Mac are now available for download on this keynote, Scott Hanselman meets with the people behind the product to talk about the key new and improved capabilities that make this the best release of Visual Studio yet. […]

  • Uniting all containers and Kubernetes fans in this Visual Studio 2019 session | Visual Studio 2019 Launch Event
    by Lisa Guthrie on 2nd April 2019 at 15:55

    The future of containers is today with Kubernetes and Azure Kubernetes Service. Visual Studio provides the ideal development environment with full integration for Kubernetes-based solution. […]

  • What’s Coming with .NET Core 3.0 | Visual Studio 2019 Launch Event
    by Scott Hunter on 2nd April 2019 at 15:55

    See what makes .NET Core 3.0 such a big deal for .NET developers no matter what kind of apps you're building. See the productivity and performance improvements and innovative new ways to build and enhance your .NET applications. […]

  • Quickly take your applications to the “edge” with IoT and .NET Core | Visual Studio 2019 Launch Event
    by ​Richard Lander on 2nd April 2019 at 15:55

    Learn how to program the next internet connected toothbrush or industrial IoT device with IoT and Visual Studio 2019. […]

  • Visual Studio and Azure Sphere | Visual Studio 2019 Launch Event
    on 2nd April 2019 at 15:55

    Azure Sphere brings together the best of Microsoft's expertise in cloud, software, and device technology to provide a unique approach to security that starts in the silicon and extends to the cloud. Join this session to see how the Visual Studio Tools for Azure Sphere make IoT development a better experience end to end from getting started debugging on your local device to connecting your device to Azure IoT Central, a fully managed global IoT SaaS solution.&nbs […]

  • Build amazing web apps with .NET Core | Visual Studio 2019 Launch Event
    by Daniel Roth on 26th March 2019 at 19:15

    See Visual Studio 2019 in action building modern, cross-platform web apps using ASP.NET Core 3.0 Preview.Visual Studio 2019 in action building modern, cross-platform web apps using ASP.NET Core 3.0 Preview.Download Visual Studio 2019 at […]