Issue with Update tile in Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Operations platform update 4 release on LCS

We recently announced the availability of Platform update 4 through Lifecycle Services. Since the release, we have discovered issues with the Servicing workflow for the Platform update 4 environment. The Updates tile, in the Environment details view, should only show updates that are applicable to your environment. However, for customers who have deployed a Platform...

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 1:16 pm

Create an End-to-end IOT Scenario with Azure Services

IOT or Internet of things is taking over the world and we are encountering more and more of it in our daily lives. But when we come to think of it what does the word IOT actually mean? What are these IOT solutions and how do we start building them? To answer these questions, lets first...

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 12:04 pm

Unified Service Desk 2.2.1 is released!!!

The latest release of Unified Service Desk client (version is released today. This release is a step in our journey to make Unified Service Desk more accessible, reliable and performant. This release primarily encompasses accessibility for keyboard users and enhanced keyboard productivity for power users. We are also introducing a new API called SafeDispatcher with...

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 11:27 am

Guest post: Cyprein Marie – Developing Windows 10 Language Apps

As a teacher of French and German in a large Bristol secondary school, I've had a burning desire to give students the tools they need for their language revision. This is what led me to learn programming for Windows recently. What a journey! C# and XAML are no longer foreign languages to me.

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 11:19 am

Azure and Linux deploying via Azure Resource Manager

  The Azure platform SLA applies to virtual machines running the Linux OS only when one of the endorsed distributions is used. All Linux distributions that are provided in the Azure image gallery are endorsed distributions with the required configuration   See: Azure Endorsed Linux Distributions Images on Azure Marketplace – Azure MarketPlace...

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 10:16 am

Big Data on Azure with No Limits Data, Analytics and Managed Clusters

HDInsight   Reliable with an industry leading SLA Enterprise-grade security and monitoring Productive platform for developers and scientists Cost effective cloud scale Integration with leading ISV applications Easy for administrators to manage   Resources & Hands on Labs for teaching Cluster Types available on Azure Hadoop Governed by the Apache Software Foundation Core services:...

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 9:05 am

Data on Azure

  Simply put the choice of database is now huge! Data on Azure is also a huge area with lots of technologies both Microsoft and Open Source being available Architecture of Data services on Azure Different databases are designed to solve different problems. Using a single database engine for all of the requirements usually leads...

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 7:47 am

Application Insights mění cenové plány. Jak ušetřit a přitom nepřijít o diagnostická data?

Služba Application Insights, která slouží pro diagnostiku a monitoring webových aplikací byla poslední měsíce intenzivně vylepšována. Koncem roku byla vydána zpráva o novém pricing modelu, který přijde v platnost v polovině února. Co to pro vývojáře znamená sepisuji v tomto článku. Cenový model Application Insights Dosavadní cenový model pracoval s jednotkou “data point”, který reprezentoval...

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 5:15 am

[Sample Of Feb. 24] How to extract text from PDF in Universal Windows Platform apps

Feb. 24 Sample : This sample demonstrates how to extract text from PDF in Universal Windows Platform apps. You can find more code samples that demonstrate the most typical programming scenarios by using Microsoft All-In-One Code Framework Sample Browser or Sample Browser Visual Studio extension. They give you the flexibility to search samples, download...

Posted on: 24 February 2017 | 1:27 am