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Kim Claditis

Kim Claditis

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Modern IT Management Event

You're invited to the Modern IT Management Event — a business strategy event where our experts will provide real world examples and guidance on how to best enable your IT department to drive your business strategies.

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Comparing Extended Events in SQL Server and Azure SQL Database

An exciting new feature of Azure SQL Database is the implementation of Extended Events (XEvents). I use XEvents in SQL Server to track information about many things – query performance, deadlocks, Availability Group status, and more. Until October, they were missing from SQL Database, but they are now in preview!

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Power BI Tutorial on Executing R Scripts in Power BI Desktop

In this Power BI tutorial, I will show you step by step how to execute R script in Power BI desktop to create an awesome visualization of event attendees for our marketing event. First, we have to install Power BI desktop from Microsoft website for free.

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What’s New for SQL Server in Azure – December 2015

For months, http://portal.azure.com was in preview mode. I’ve watched the new “blades” develop over time, with changes to the functionality. On December 2, Microsoft announced the Azure Portal was in General Availability status.

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Microsoft Power BI integration with R

I am quite excited to share some of the possibilities in the analytics world with integration between R and Microsoft Power BI. Data wrangling is the biggest benefit as far as I’m concerned. I would like to discuss a few scenarios and R packages that can be used with Power BI.

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Schedule Extended Events Session Start or Stop

When creating an Extended Events session, you may want to start it at a later time, or stop it at a specific time. This ability isn't built into the CREATE SESSION statement, but it can easily be accomplished by using ALTER SESSION and SQL Server Agent.

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List of apps managed by Microsoft Intune

The demand for Mobile Device Management (MDM) continues to grow as more and more employees are starting to take their day to day work mobile. One key advantage that Microsoft Intune is providing to the MDM realm is Mobile Application Management (MAM). As Microsoft Intune grows so do the partners who are also buying into the MAM platform that Microsoft is offering.

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Find your Microsoft Intune Service Instance Region

Outages, planned or unplanned, are the worst when you are managing a fleet of devices. Any user experience disruption or downtime can cripple productivity, especially when its touching an essential tool provided to users to make their life easier, a smart phone. But we don’t live in a perfect world and once and awhile you may experience some sort of interference, whether its maintenance or an anomaly.

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Windows Application Packaging for Microsoft Intune

Although most of the engagements that I’ve seen with Microsoft Intune tend to focus on Mobile Device Management, Microsoft Intune is also a very useful tool for cloud based management of Windows PCs. 

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Intune: Android & iOS PSK XML Mobile Config Generator

Taking a look at my last two posts you can see how to create a WiFi Policy using a Pre-Shared Key: Intune: Create WiFi PSK Profiles for Android Devices Intune: Create WiFi PSK Profiles for iOS De...

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