Introduction To Azure Search
This episode of Data Exposed welcomes Liam Cavanagh, a Senior Program Manager in the Azure Data Platform Incubation team at Microsoft. Liam has been working on Azure Search, a new fully managed full-text search service in Microsoft Azure which provides powerful and sophisticated search capabilities to your applications. Liam introduces us to this awesome new service by talking about the need for providing search capabilities as a PaaS service, and then he and Scott look at how quickly and easily it is to get started working with it. As an added bonus, they welcome Mike Sampson to join them. Scott, Liam, and Mike close out this session by talking about how Channel9 implemented and uses the Azure Search service to improve searches on Microsoft's Channel9 site.