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Our thoughts on technology, what we are working on and anything in between.

SendGrid – Enterprise level Email Delivery for Businesses

Posted By: Rachel Scanlon on 4/2/2018

SendGrid is a cloud-based service developed with effective email delivery in mind to. It helps businesses to reach their target market effectively through mediums such as email newsletters, lead generation, promotions and retention emails. The suite comprises of a wide array of tools and service levels to help both small and large businesses achieve their email marketing goals. Read More....


Power BI - Data Visualization Software

Posted By: Rachel Scanlon on 3/13/2018

In this blog post we are going walk through how you would create a report from existing data in Power BI desktop. In my situation, I have an Excel spreadsheet depicting the number of new products that have been added over time since the inception of the database.

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Azure Media Services - Live Streaming

Posted By: Rachel Scanlon on 2/23/2018

This goal of this blog post is to guide you on how you would stream live media on your website using Azure Media Services, their BLOB storage, your webcam or cellphone camera and Wirecast.

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Category: Web Tags: Azure, Cloud

Microsoft Bot Framework - Part 3

Posted By: Rachel Scanlon on 10/18/2017

In the third and final part of this tutorial, we will walk through how you integrate LUIS into an existing ASP.NET MVC Application. We will demonstrate how you would allow the user to ask basic questions about their order.

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Microsoft Bot Framework - Part 2

Posted By: Rachel Scanlon on 1/11/2017

Welcome to Part 2 of our Microsoft Bot blog post series. If you are not familiar with part 1, head on over now otherwise, let's jump back in!

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Microsoft Bot Framework - Part 1

Posted By: Rachel Scanlon on 12/14/2016

This framework allows developers to create intelligent BOTS that can communicate with your users, wherever mediums they may be utilizing. This could be Skype, Twitter, Facebook or your customer facing business website. Read More....


Search Engine Optimization

Posted By: Rachel Scanlon on 11/9/2016

The purpose of this blog post is to outline some ways in which you can optimize your website with the purpose of maximizing the amount of valuable traffic to your site and improving your site’s search engine ranking.

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Category: SEO Tags: Advertising, Web Applications

Azure Webjobs - Introduction

Posted By: Rachel Scanlon on 9/28/2016

The purpose of this blog post is to explain what an Azure WebJob is, how it can be utilized from within a real world application and provide instruction as to how to set once up from the Microsoft Azure Portal. Read more... Read More....


Category: Cloud, Software, Web Tags: Azure