A load of stuff about Azure IaaS and Azure IoT

Thinking about Azure IaaS and IoT....and some other dev stuff that floats me boat.

Building Azure Stream Analytics Resources via ARM Templates - Part 2 - The Template.

Check out Part 1 of this post. In this 2nd part of my post on building Azure Stream Analytics...

Author: Dave The Engineer Date: 07/20/2017

Setting up Raspian and .NET Core 2.0 on a Raspberry Pi

Here's a little something I wrote for a customer who wants to use .Net Core on a Raspberry Pi. You...

Author: Dave The Engineer Date: 07/20/2017

Azure AD Groups, Claims and the Graph API.

As part of my role as a Premier Field Engineer I deliver training workshops on Azure. Recently the...

Author: Dave The Engineer Date: 05/02/2017

Building Azure Stream Analytics Resources via ARM Templates - Part 1 - Background information.

Check out part 2 of this post. [Update 11th September 2018 - A schema file has now been published...

Author: Dave The Engineer Date: 03/13/2017

IoT Starter Kits for Azure

Microsoft has worked with a number of vendors to build a series of starter kits to help you get your...

Author: Dave The Engineer Date: 02/13/2017

Free Stuff

I spend most of my working life on customer sites sat in their IT department looking at bookshelves...

Author: Dave The Engineer Date: 12/01/2016

Azure Migration from ASM to ARM

Now that ARM (aka Azure v2.0) is quite well established people are starting to ask how they migrate...

Author: Dave The Engineer Date: 11/12/2016

Building an Azure DevTest environment from the command line

Here are some scripts I wrote to automate the building of a little development environment I needed...

Author: Dave The Engineer Date: 11/11/2016

The Machine Learning Process

Whilst working on some material for customers I needed to learn all about Machine Learning as...

Author: Dave The Engineer Date: 11/11/2016

Learning Guide for Azure Stream Analytics.

What are Azure Stream Analytics? Azure Stream Analytics is a fully managed and hosted system that...

Author: Dave The Engineer Date: 09/12/2016

Sorry, who are you again?

My name is David and I am a Premier Field Engineer (PFE) at Microsoft in the UK which means I spend...

Author: Dave The Engineer Date: 09/12/2016

Resource Locks or "How to avoid deleting stuff you really ought not to"

It's a pretty crap feeling when you've spent ages in the Azure Portal creating your ultimate network...

Author: Dave The Engineer Date: 04/22/2016

Portable Execution (PE) format internals!

All this low level stuff also got me thinking about the first ever Windows worm I had to deal with...

Author: Dave The Engineer Date: 05/11/2013

Old skool Win32 non .Net Windows application development....

Every so often I get excited about the internals of Windows and how it works (I secretly harbour a...

Author: Dave The Engineer Date: 05/11/2013