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HOW TO DESIGN AN AZURE MACHINE LEARNING SOLUTION  
 
When designing an Azure machine learning solution, one of the most critical decisions is understanding how any Azure machine learning solution pipeline will be executed. In this blog post will talk about how to use datafactory and Azure ML

Jeff Lipkowitz by Jeff Lipkowitz

Top 10 Ignite 2021 Spring Announcements

We had a great conversation on the Top 10 announcements from Microsoft Ignite 2021. We talked about Azure platform, data, AI, Viva, Power Platform, and others.

Nathan Lasnoski by Nathan Lasnoski

Azure ML Seaborn Module Not Found

I was doing some testing in Azure Machine Learning Notebooks and ran into a problem where the module I was looking to use was not working properly. The error I recieved was “ModuleNotFoundError: No module named ‘seaborn'”. The code I used which resulted in this was: This was relatively easy to correct by opening a […]

Nathan Lasnoski by Nathan Lasnoski

Manufacturing Transformation

I delivered a video on manufacturing transformation where we talked about ways businesses are using AI/ML, IoT, and data to transform their forecasting, picking, manufacturing, maintenance, and product development practices. Lwin Maung, Brian Haydin and I talked through several scenarios and example companies, as well as the technology involved.

Nathan Lasnoski by Nathan Lasnoski

Workplace Analytics and AI to Optimize Sales Energy

Ever hear that multi-tasking is a fraud? There is always an opportunity cost. When we choose to spend time on one thing, we lose the time from something else. The switching time has a cost, the time spent has a cost, and the choice between alternatives is always present. What we don’t always do is […]

Nathan Lasnoski by Nathan Lasnoski

Building a Manageable AI Framework on Azure

AI is arguably the most impactful technology development of our generation and has quickly moved from conceptual to immediacy. Organizations are using AI right now to drive measurable business outcomes, innovation and differentiation. It is being used to optimize workforces, and streamline data and processes. 

However, as organizations begin to expand the use of AI, we’ve noticed a common pain point. How do you govern your AI environment to maximize outcomes across your organization and avoid AI “silos” throughout the organization?   

Stephanie Siewert by Stephanie Siewert

The Data Lake vs. The Data Warehouse

Both a Data Lake and a Data Warehouse are options for storing data. While traditionally data warehouses have been the preferred storage method of organizations, recent advancements and cloud computing have seen a rise in data lakes. While both storage systems, one is not a replacement of the other, and both have their place in the modern data framework. 

Steve Campbell by Steve Campbell

Manufacturing Solutions Interview

I had a great conversation with Michael Walton, Microsoft lead for Manufacturing solutions. We talked about 6 different manufacturing solutions based on AI technologies that influence the way manufacturers can engage their customers, partners, and employees.

Nathan Lasnoski by Nathan Lasnoski

Manufacturing IP Solutions

Today, Concurrency CTO Nathan Lasnoski hosted a Manufacturing IP Solutions webinar to showcase technology solutions proven to drive business outcomes for manufacturers. Nathan was joined by Microsoft Manufacturing Industry Executive Michael Walton, who discussed his perspective on each solution and how manufacturers can leverage them to optimize supply chains, improve forecast accuracy, increase customer engagement and more. 

Stephanie Siewert by Stephanie Siewert

Top Updates Artificial Intelligence Updates Microsoft Ignite 2020

This year at Ignite was a little different in that it was virtual, but it was the same in the increase in capabilities brought from a widely diverse set of areas. Not surprisingly, huge amounts of effort has been placed in advancing Artificial Intelligence capabilities both in commodity AI (Cognitive Services) and custom AL/ML (Azure […]

Nathan Lasnoski by Nathan Lasnoski