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An Architectural Perspective of ML.NET

  • By Dino Esposito, Francesco EspositoMar 28, 2022
  • In this sample chapter from Programming ML.NET, you will be introduced to the ML.NET platform, a free cross-platform and open-source .NET framework designed to build and train machine learning models and host them within .NET applications.


Customizing Excel

  • Mar 15, 2022

Start a new plan

  • By Cindy M. LewisMar 15, 2022
  • A project’s schedule or plan is essentially a model that you construct for some project aspects that you’re anticipating—what you expect will happen or what you want to happen. In this sample chapter from Microsoft Project step by Step (covering Project online Desktop Client), you will walk through the procedures related to creating a new plan and setting its start date, setting nonworking days in a project calendar, and entering a plan’s title and other properties.


Referring to ranges

  • By Bill Jelen, Tracy SyrstadMar 11, 2022
  • A range in Excel can be a cell, a row, a column, or a grouping of any of these. In this sample chapter from Microsoft Excel VBA and Macros (Office 2021 and Microsoft 365), you will explore different ways of referring to ranges, such as specifying a row or column. You’ll also find out how to manipulate cells based on the active cell and how to create a new range from overlapping ranges.


Describe fundamental principles of machine learning on Azure

  • By Julian SharpFeb 1, 2022
  • Machine learning focuses on identifying and making sense of the patterns and structures in data and using those patterns in software for reasoning and decision making. In this sample chapter from Exam Ref AI-900 Microsoft Azure AI Fundamentals, you will learn how to describe common machine learning types, identify the features and labels in a dataset, select and interpret model evaluation metrics, and more.


Model the data

  • Jan 28, 2022

The INDEX function

  • Jan 28, 2022

Exam MO-400: Manage messages in Outlook 2019

  • By Joan LambertJan 12, 2022
  • In this sample chapter from MOS Study Guide for Microsoft Outlook Exam MO-400, you will explore ways to add content to outgoing messages and how to organize incoming messages in Outlook 2019.


Azure Boards

  • Jan 8, 2022

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