Nov 27, 2018   |   Darren Lacy

The symbiotic relationship between data scientists and data engineers

In 2012 Harvard Business Review published its now famous article on data scientists, everything in the world of big data was still fresh, shiny and new. There were no schools where the eager masses could pursue a graduate degree and emerge from their chrysalis ready to tackle the world. Fast forward to 2018, there are...

Nov 14, 2018   |   Seth Malcolm

How Biztalk meets Azure Logic Apps in the world of integration

Divya Swarnkar is a senior program manager in the integration platforms team inside Core Services Engineering and Operations (CSEO). Part of her responsibility is ensuring that business transactions between Microsoft and its partners via Integration platforms are secure, transparent and friction-less. Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) messages and integration services form the core of how businesses...

Nov 8, 2018   |   Lukas Velush

Microsoft starts move from Skype for Business to Microsoft Teams today

Today, Microsoft started moving its 220,000 employees and vendors to Microsoft Teams-only mode for all communications and collaboration needs, including calling, instant messaging, and meetings. The move signifies the company’s upgrade to Teams, permanently replacing Skype for Business inside Microsoft. “It’s the end of an era, but it’s also the beginning of a wave of...