||Introducing Microsoft Flow|
Use Microsoft Flow in your business to improve productivity through automation with this step-by-step introductory text from a Microsoft Flow expert. You'll see the prerequisites to get started with this cloud-based service, including how to create a flow and how to use different connectors. Introducing Microsoft Flow takes you through connecting with SharePoint, creating approval flows, and using mobile apps. This vital information gives you a head-start when planning your Microsoft Flow implementation.
The second half of the book continues with managing connections and gateways, where you'll cover the configuration, creation, and deletion of connectors and how to connect to a data gateway. The final topic is Flow administration and techniques to manage the environment.
After reading this book, you will be able to create and manage Flow from desktop, laptop, or mobile devices and connect with multiple services such as SharePoint, Twitter, Facebook, an ...
||Microsoft Visual C# Step by Step, 9th Edition|
Expand your expertise - and teach yourself the fundamentals of programming with the latest version of Visual C# with Visual Studio 2017. If you are an experienced software developer, you'll get all the guidance, exercises, and code you need to start building responsive, scalable, cloud-connected applications that can run almost anywhere.
Discover how to: Quickly start creating Visual C# code and projects with Visual Studio 2017; Work with variables, operators, expressions, methods, and program flow; Build more robust apps with error, exception, and resource management; Spot problems fast with the Visual Studio debugger; Make the most of improvements to C# methods, parameters, and switch statements; Master the C# object model, and create your own functional data structures; Leverage advanced properties, indexers, generics, and collection classes; Create Windows 10 apps that share data, collaborate, and use cloud services; Integrate Cortana to voice-enable your applications; Perform c ...
||Programming Microsoft Azure Service Fabric, 2nd Edition|
This book combines a comprehensive guide to success with Microsoft Azure Service Fabric and a practical catalog of design patterns and best practices for microservices design, implementation, and operation. Haishi Bai brings together all the information you'll need to deliver scalable and reliable distributed microservices applications on Service Fabric. He thoroughly covers the crucial DevOps aspects of utilizing Service Fabric, reviews its interactions with key cloud-based services, and introduces essential service integration mechanisms such as messaging systems and reactive systems.
Leading Microsoft Azure expert Haishi Bai shows how to: Set up your Service Fabric development environment; Program and deploy Service Fabric applications to a local or a cloud-based cluster; Compare and use stateful services, stateless services, and the actor model; Design Service Fabric applications to maximize availability, reliability, and scalability; Improve management efficiency ...
||Microsoft Azure Security Center|
This book presents comprehensive Azure Security Center techniques for safeguarding cloud and hybrid environments. Leading Microsoft security and cloud experts Yuri Diogenes and Dr. Thomas Shinder show how to apply Azure Security Center's full spectrum of features and capabilities to address protection, detection, and response in key operational scenarios. You'll learn how to secure any Azure workload, and optimize virtually all facets of modern security, from policies and identity to incident response and risk management. Whatever your role in Azure security, you'll learn how to save hours, days, or even weeks by solving problems in most efficient, reliable ways possible.
Two of Microsoft's leading cloud security experts show how to: Assess the impact of cloud and hybrid environments on security, compliance, operations, data protection, and risk management; Master a new security paradigm for a world without traditional perimeters; Gain visibility and control to secure compute ...
||Exam Ref 70-779 Analyzing and Visualizing Data with Microsoft Excel|
Prepare for Microsoft Exam 70-779 - and help demonstrate your real-world mastery of Microsoft Excel data analysis and visualization. Designed for BI professionals, data analysts, and others who analyze business data with Excel, this Exam Ref focuses on the critical thinking and decision-making acumen needed for success at the MCSA level.
Focus on the expertise measured by these objectives: Consume and transform data by using Microsoft Excel; Model data, from building and optimizing data models through creating performance KPIs, actual and target calculations, and hierarchies; Visualize data, including creating and managing PivotTables and PivotCharts, and interacting with PowerBI.
This Microsoft Exam Ref: Organizes its coverage by exam objectives; Features strategic, what-if scenarios to challenge you; Assumes you have a strong understanding of how to use Microsoft Excel to perform data analysis. ...
||Exam Ref 70-535 Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions|
Prepare for Microsoft Exam 70-535 - and help demonstrate your real-world mastery of architecting complete cloud solutions on the Microsoft Azure platform. Designed for architects and other cloud professionals ready to advance their status, Exam Ref focuses on the critical thinking and decision-making acumen needed for success at the MCSA level.
Focus on the expertise measured by these objectives: Design compute infrastructure; Design data implementation; Design networking implementation; Design security and identity solutions; Design solutions by using platform services; Design for operations.
This Microsoft Exam Ref: Organizes its coverage by exam skills; Features strategic, what-if scenarios to challenge you; Includes DevOps and hybrid technologies and scenarios; Assumes you have experience building infrastructure and applications on the Microsoft Azure platform, and understand the services it offers. ...
||Exam Ref 70-778 Analyzing and Visualizing Data by Using Microsoft Power BI|
Prepare for Microsoft Exam 70-778 - and help demonstrate your real-world mastery of Power BI data analysis and visualization. Designed for experienced BI professionals and data analysts ready to advance their status, Exam Ref focuses on the critical thinking and decision-making acumen needed for success at the MCSA level.
Focus on the expertise measured by these objectives: Consume and transform data by using Power BI Desktop; Model and visualize data; Configure dashboards, reports, and apps in the Power BI Service.
This Microsoft Exam Ref: Organizes its coverage by exam objectives; Features strategic, what-if scenarios to challenge you; Assumes you have experience consuming and transforming data, modeling and visualizing data, and configuring dashboards using Excel and Power BI. ...
||Microsoft SQL Server 2017 on Linux|
This comprehensive guide shows, step-by-step, how to set up, configure, and administer SQL Server 2017 on Linux for high performance and high availability. Written by a SQL Server expert and respected author, Microsoft SQL Server 2017 on Linux teaches valuable Linux skills to Windows-based SQL Server professionals. You will get clear coverage of both Linux and SQL Server and complete explanations of the latest features, tools, and techniques. The book offers clear instruction on adaptive query processing, automatic tuning, disaster recovery, security, and much more.
Understand how SQL Server 2017 on Linux works; Install and configure SQL Server on Linux; Run SQL Server on Docker containers; Learn Linux Administration; Troubleshoot and tune query performance in SQL Server; Learn what is new in SQL Server 2017; Work with adaptive query processing and automatic tuning techniques; Implement high availability and disaster recovery for SQL Server on Linux; Learn the security featur ...
||Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions - Exam Guide 70-535|
Architecting Microsoft Azure Solutions: Exam Guide 70-535 will get Azure architects and developers up-to-date with the latest updates on Azure from an architecture and design perspective. The book includes all the topics that are still relevant from the previous 70-534 exam, and is updated with latest topics covered, including Artificial Intelligence, IoT, and architecture styles.
This exam guide is divided into six parts, where the first part will give you a good understanding of how to design a compute infrastructure. It also dives into designing networking and data implementations. You will learn about designing solutions for Platform Service and operations. Next, you will be able to secure your resources and data, as well as design a mechanism for governance and policies. You will also understand the objective of designing solutions for Platform Services, by covering Artificial Intelligence, IoT, media services, and messaging solution concepts. Finally, you will cover the ...
||Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB Revealed|
Learn the main features of Azure Cosmos DB and how to use Microsoft's multi-modal database service as a data store for mission-critical applications. The clear examples help in writing your own applications to take advantage of Cosmos DB's multi-modal, globally distributed, elastic database. Simple step-by-step instructions show how to resolve common and uncommon scenarios involving Azure Cosmos DB, and scenarios such as delivering extremely low response times (in the order of milliseconds), and scaling rapidly and globally.
Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB Revealed demonstrates a multitude of possible implementations to get you started. This book guides you toward best practices to get the most out of Microsoft's Cosmos DB service. Later chapters in the book cover advanced implementation features, helping you master important elements such as securing the database, querying, and using various APIs.
Set up a development environment to work with Azure Cosmos DB; Configure Azure Co ...
||Exam Ref 70-533 Implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure Solutions, 2nd Edition|
Prepare for the newest versions of Microsoft Exam 70-533 - and help demonstrate your real-world mastery of implementing Microsoft Azure Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS). Designed for experienced IT professionals ready to advance their status, Exam Ref focuses on the critical thinking and decision-making acumen needed for success at the MCSA level.
Focus on the expertise measured by these objectives: Design and implement Azure App Service Apps; Create and manage compute resources, and implement containers; Design and implement a storage strategy, including storage encryption; Implement virtual networks, including new techniques for hybrid connections; Design and deploy ARM Templates; Manage Azure security and Recovery Services; Manage Azure operations, including automation and data analysis; Manage identities with Azure AD Connect Health, Azure AD Domain Services, and Azure AD single sign on. ...