Microsoft Azure Expands

On Wednesday, Microsoft announced the availability of two new services in its Azure family of offerings. The first is Storm for Azure HDInsight, the 100% Apache Hadoop-based cloud service that features language extensions and on-demand scaling. Storm is an open source stream analytics platform that ... [More]

Microsoft Embraces R

On January 23, Microsoft announced that it would be acquiring Revolution Analytics. With this step, Microsoft is jumping into the world of R, the powerful, open-source programming language for statistical computing and predictive analytics. The company intends to utilize Revolution Analytics’ ... [More]

What We're Thankful For

Tomorrow is Thanksgiving in the US, so today is a great time to think about what we at Syncfusion are thankful for this year. We’re thankful for all of our wonderful authors who have contributed to our Succinctly series of e-books. We have released over 50 e-books with more on the way, and we never... [More]

Succinctly Series Trivia, October 27-31

To celebrate the release of the 50th e-book in the Succinctly series, Syncfusion is holding a trivia contest on Twitter from October 27–31! Each day we will tweet one question about the Succinctly series, and a winner will be randomly selected from the correct responses to receive a $50 gift c... [More]

Succinctly Series Reaches 50th E-book

Machine Learning Using C# Succinctly marks the 50th e-book in the Succinctly series! We’ve shared some high-fives in the office to celebrate this milestone, and though we aren’t able to high-five you, dear reader, we do hope you will download the e-book. We’ll consider the two... [More]

UI: What is it? | Guest blog by Peter Shaw

Let's face it, the battle lines between business and IT have been drawn and established for a long time, but there's also a new set of battle lines that are starting to become very firmly entrenched in our industry. The new frontier These new battle lines are the frontier between design and softwa... [More]