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Cloud Advocate Content Highlights (Week of 02/07)

Microsoft's Cloud Advocates help every technologist, from those in enterprises or startups, to succeed and do what they love: write, code, and learn. They engage developers and others in the software ecosystem to further technical education and proficiency within the Microsoft Cloud + AI platform. Cloud Advocates meet with developers around the world through talks, demos, and engagement in technical communities. Please check out the latest Cloud Advoacy content highlights below for the week of 02/07:


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The Best Way to Start with Azure Machine Learning


by @Dmitry Soshnikov (@DmitrySoshnikov)


There's a secret 🤫 to getting started with Azure ML more effectively...it's Visual Studio Code! Visual Studio Code allows you to develop training scripts to use in Azure ML, and it only takes a few clicks of the mouse.


AI + ML, Azure ML

The Secret Art of Debugging


by @Jeremy Likness


Learn the art of debugging from @jeremylikness. Get back to the basics and use these awesome tips to train your eyes.

Developer Tools, Advice, Programming

Practical AI Podcast: ML Testing and Validation


by @Tania Allard


Tune into the Practical AI podcast as @ixek explores the importance of testing and quality assurance in machine learning and how to use Jupyter notebooks in production contexts.


AI + ML, Data + Analytics

How to Use GitHub Actions to Deploy a Virtual Machine


by @Sarah Lean


Hands up 🙌🏻 if you are used to deploying servers either by unpacking them from a box or using a graphical user interface (GUI)! Well, in this post, @TechieLass can teach you how to deploy using GitHub Actions instead.

Developer Tools, Cloud Computing

NestJS + Serverless


by @Yohan Lasorsa


Check out this workshop to learn how to build and deploy a Serverless backend using the fastest-growing Node.js framework, NestJS


Compute + Serverless