With the current previews, the Azure OpenAI services can now also be used for own data. The following example shows the Azure services that are required for this.
The following services are required and must be used in combination with each other:
- Azure OpenAI
- Azure Cognitive Search Index
As of June 2023, Azure OpenAI is still in preview and you need to sign up for the preview to use the features. Azure Cognitive Search is available by default.
Azure Cognitiv Search
First, an instance of Azure Cognitive Search needs to be provisioned. How to do this is described here: Create an Azure Cognitive Search service in the portal.
The next step is to configure where the data that should be indexed is located. There are various options for this, all of them results in an index in the newly created Azure Cognitive Search instance. On the Overview page, you will find the link "Connect your data -> Learn more", which provides a good overview of the options: