Meet some of the AIS Recruiting Team – They’re going to talk you through some of their top recommended job interview tips. (Transcript) My name is Francesca Hawk. My name is Rana Shahbazi. My name is Kathleen McGurk. My name is Jenny Wan. My name is Denise Kim. Tip #1: Be Open, Transparent & Direct […]

I was fortunate enough to attend Microsoft’s 2019 BUILD Conference in Seattle this year – the company’s annual developer conference. There was a lot of excitement and a TON of great information to consume; from both the scheduled sessions and one-on-one conversations with product team representatives. So, I’m wrapping up BUILD 2019 by describing some of […]

As developers, we spend a lot of time developing APIs. Sometimes it’s to expose data that we’ve transformed or to ingest data from other sources. Coincidentally, more and more companies are jumping into the realm of API Management—Microsoft, Google, MuleSoft and Kong all have products now that provide this functionality. With this much investment from […]

ServiceNow is a sophisticated information technology tool and one that can be easily underestimated.    Looking back, I initially thought ServiceNow was limited to a helpdesk front-end intake tool.   But lately, I’ve realized that while becoming the leading request intake tool, ServiceNow must have also recognized its advantage in offering additional capabilities sought by organizations of all sizes. Perhaps ServiceNow came to realize that aggregations of problem-related requests may be viewed from a different […]

There are many times when you want to move to Azure but don’t have the liberty of re-platforming the database due to the dependency of applications. Don’t despair, there are still ways to move your workload. Azure has support for Oracle! We previously showed a way to almost run an Oracle Database as a Service […]

I recently built a machine learning model, trained it, and explored the implications of deploying it using Kubernetes.  Machine learning trains a program to recognize patterns in data so when new data is provided, it can make predictions based on what it’s learned. Kubernetes is a container orchestrator that automates the deploying and scaling of […]

I’m working on a project with a straightforward requirement that’s typically solved with out-of-the-box PowerApps platform features. The customer needs to capture employment application data as part of their online hiring process. In addition to entering standard employment data, applicants enter a typical month’s worth of budgeted expenses to paint a clear financial picture which […]

Let’s say you are trying to move an Oracle database to Azure, but don’t want to go down the route of creating an Oracle Database in an Azure VM for obvious reasons: You don’t want to be responsible for maintaining the VM’s availability, hotfixes patching, etc. At the same time, let’s say you do want […]

It started off as a small idea – a donation drive to support a local organization – and quickly expanded into multiple drives across the country.    The AIS Women’s Network began in October 2018 as a small group of 10 individuals and quickly grew to 54 members strong.  To support part of our mission, we set out to lead an effort to help […]