HDInsight: Scale Horizontally

HDInsight: Scale Horizontally with Scale-HDInsightClusterNodes.ps1 a PowerShell workflow that will help you automate the process of scaling your cluster. The script receives 4 parameters: ResourceGroupName: The name of the resource group where the cluster resides ClusterName: The name of your HDInsight cluster Nodes:...

Step by step: .NET Core and Azure Cosmos DB

Step by step: .NET Core and Azure Cosmos DB is a short post on how to connect to Cosmos DB, save a document and then query to find it. Let’s start: 1. Create a Cosmos DB account# Create a Cosmos DB account in your Azure subscription. Once created get the URI and the primary Read-write key from the Keys section. If you...

Use Azure Media Services to Find Filler Words

On April 22 I had the great opportunity to give a talk on Azure Functions in the Global Azure Bootcamp hosted in Madrid. I had a great time, but weeks later when the video was published I realised that I was using a filler word way to much through my presentation. My ears were hurting and then came the need to know how...