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Execute Azure Machine Learning service pipelines in Azure Data Factory pipelines

You now have the ability to run your Azure Machine Learning service pipelines as a step in your Azure Data Factory pipelines. This allows you to run your machine learning models with data from multiple sources (more than 85 data connectors supported in Data Factory).
Source: Azure Roadmap
Source Link: Execute Azure Machine Learning service pipelines in Azure Data Factory pipelines

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CIS Azure Security Foundations Benchmark open for comment

One of the best ways to speed up securing your cloud deployments is to focus on the most impactful security best practices. Best practices for securing any service begins with a fundamental understanding of cybersecurity risk and how to manage it. As an Azure customer, you can leverage this understanding by using security recommendations from Microsoft to help guide your risk-based decisions as they’re applied to specific security configuration settings in your environment.

We partnered with the Center for Internet Security (CIS) to create the CIS Microsoft Azure Foundations Benchmark v1.  Since that submission, we’ve received good feedback and wanted to share it with the community for comment in a document we call the Azure Security Foundations Benchmark...

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Leveraging Cognitive Services to simplify inventory tracking

The team of interns at the New England Research and Development Center in Cambridge
Who spends their summer at the Microsoft Garage New England Research & Development Center (or “NERD”)? The Microsoft Garage internship seeks out students who are hungry to learn, not afraid to try new things, and able to step out of their comfort zones when faced with ambiguous situations. The program brought together Grace Hsu from Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Christopher Bunn from Northeastern University, Joseph Lai from Boston University, and Ashley Hong from Carnegie Mellon University. They chose the Garage internship because of the product focus—getting to see the whole development cycle from ideation to shipping—and learning how to be customer obsessed.

Microsoft Garage interns take on experimental projects in order to build their creativity and product development skills ...

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Introducing new Azure Resource Graph functionality – Track changes to your resource properties

An update to the Azure Resource Graph API allows you to see the type of change to the resource (Create, Update, or Delete) and the breakdown of the properties that changed, including their before and after values.
Source: Azure Roadmap
Source Link: Introducing new Azure Resource Graph functionality – Track changes to your resource properties

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