Automate Responses to Azure Security Center Recommendations

Automation in security programs is continuing to become more important. With the increasing number of alerts and threats that organizations are facing on a daily basis, it becomes overwhelming for IT and Security teams to deal with each and every one of them. Automation opportunities in a security program may include notifying stakeholders, launching a… Read More Automate Responses to Azure Security Center Recommendations

Passing the Certified Entry-Level Python Programmer Certification Exam

Last week I passed the Python Institute’s Certified Entry-Level Python Programmer Certification exam.  The exam is part of Python Institute’s certification path for the Python programming language which also includes both associate and professional level certifications.  The exam is comprised of 30 questions and is delivered in a non-proctored online format with a 45 minute… Read More Passing the Certified Entry-Level Python Programmer Certification Exam

Detecting Faces in an Image using Azure Cognitive Services

Azure Cognitive Services are a group of cloud-based APIs and SDKs created to help developers build intelligent applications without having specific machine learning or data science skills. Azure Cognitive Services’ features are broken down into five main API categories: Vision API Speech API Language API Decision API Search API In this blog post we are… Read More Detecting Faces in an Image using Azure Cognitive Services

Getting started with Azure Functions using Python

Azure Functions is an event driven serverless compute solution that lets you to execute your code without provisioning or managing the infrastructure to support it. “Functions” are blocks of code that can be executed when you need to respond to specific events. As the number of requests increase, Azure Functions automatically allocates as many resources… Read More Getting started with Azure Functions using Python