Last year I wrote a post about finding similar accounts for Dynamics CRM which generated lot of interest in the community. Understandably so, as this is a very common requirement that is asked for in nearly every CRM project – Duplicate Accounts. CRM duplicate detection capabilities are only basic – they just do partial match, … Continue reading Dedupe Duplicates using Fuzzy / Proximity search
Azure IoT Hub Streaming Analytics Simulator is an application written by Manny Grewal. The purpose of this blog is to explain What, Why and How of this application. What? Streaming analytics is a growing trend that deals with analysing data in real-time. Real-time data streams have a short life span, their relevance decreases with … Continue reading Azure IoT Hub Streaming Analytics Simulator
Machine Learning is quite a buzzword these days and we have witnessed how quickly Microsoft and other vendors have made progress in this area. Just couple of years back Microsoft had no product or tool in this space and today they have closer to a dozen. Recently Microsoft has integrated Machine Learning into SQL Server … Continue reading Can Dynamics CRM understand images? Yes! Using deep learning.
With my involvement in some data science work recently, I have had the privilege to explore a lot tools of the trade – Rapid Miner, Python, Tensorflow and Azure Machine Learning to name a few. My experience has been highly enriching but I felt there was no Swiss knife that can handle the initial – … Continue reading Power BI for Data Scientists
Bored of writing plugins, workflows, integrations and web pages and want to try something interesting? Try artificial intelligence. It is so interesting and powerful that once you are into it you will never look back. Drones are in the air and driverless cars are being trialled. All such smart machines have one key requirement i.e. … Continue reading How developers can move to the next level
The recently released Bot Framework equips us with the basic plumbing that is required for chat sessions and making connections with services like LUIS. Some of the key features of Bot Builder SDK include · Support for both C# and Node.js · Open source on Github · Conversation support – Prompts, Dialog and Rulesets for … Continue reading Part 2 – Bot Framework
“Chatbots are about taking the power of human language and applying it more pervasively to our computing.” Satya Nadella We have seen an age of mobile phone apps, and guess what is coming next? Chatbots. To acknowledge their soaring growth and to leverage on this business opportunity, at this year’s Build conference, Microsoft has released … Continue reading Build a Chatbot for Dynamics CRM– Part 1