Adi Polak interviews Alex Kendall, co-founder, and CEO of Wayve, who raised more than 40M$ to kickstart the biggest vehicle academy.  

Alex shares the technology that powers Wayve, how they are building the largest autonomous driving academy in the world, and what the future holds for this ever-growing ecosystem.    

To scale their solution, the three-year-old company is leveraging both Microsoft Azure and Microsoft for Startups: Autonomous Driving program.

Database backups are an essential part of any business continuity and disaster recovery strategy because they protect your data from corruption or deletion.

In this episode of Data Exposed with Uros Milanovic, he’ll share the two types of backups for restoring databases for Azure SQL customers, why database backups are important, how backups are kept, what options customers have, and much more.

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Learn the differences between the Basic, Standard, and Premium tiers of Azure SQL Single Database.

Provisioning is one component of maximizing the value of your deployment – licensing is another.

In this video with Matt Gordon, take a walk through the differences between licensing by DTU and by vCore and talk about what may be right for you and your needs.

In the second part of this two-part series, Hamish Watson shows us how to use infrastructure as code to deploy an Azure Kubernetes systems cluster.

To learn about the many ways to deploy an Azure SQL database, watch part one: https://youtu.be/T05C-ro1_W0?WT.mc_id=dataexposed-c9-niner

Video Content:

  • 0:00 Introduction
  • 0:55 Demo: Deploying Azure Kubernetes systems cluster
  • 7:50 Get started on Azure

Dictation in productivity apps such as Word empower people to conquer the blank page.

Dictating is a fast and easy way to get your thoughts on the page during brainstorming, outlining, and authoring content. Office voice commanding is the next step to make dictation more powerful.

Using AI powered by Microsoft Cognitive Services, Microsoft 365 users save time and effort with transcription and voice commanding. Office voice commanding is powered by Microsoft Cognitive services, including Cognitive Speech Studio and Language Understanding Cognitive Service.

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Capacity planning plays a critical role in migrating an existing application or designing a new one. In the final part of this three-part series with Silvano Coriani, we’ll review various Azure SQL capacity planning scenarios, as well as review best practices and recommendations on what to use when. 

Time index:

  • 0:00 Introduction
  • 1:26 Greenfield development scenario
  • 5:42 Existing applications on-prem or other clouds scenario
  • 7:42 On-prem demo
  • 12:01 Changes in existing Azure SQL DB apps scenario

When you think of “deep learning” you might think of teams of PhDs with petabytes of data and racks of supercomputers.

But it turns out that a year of coding, high school math, a free GPU service, and a few dozen images is enough to create world-class models. fast.ai has made it their mission to make deep learning as accessible as possible.

In this interview fast.ai co-founder Jeremy Howard explains how to use their free software and courses to become an effective deep learning practitioner.

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