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What does “open” really mean to you?

Tuesday, January 18, 2022

In the world we live in today, almost every announcement has the word “open” in it. Sometimes it feels like there are as many definitions of what “open” means as there are announcements mentioning it. Join us at Azure Open Source Day on February 15, 2022, to learn more about Microsoft’s commitment to Open Source.

Chief Architect Standards and Consortia, Azure IoT

5 reasons to attend the Azure Virtual Desktop Master Class

Thursday, January 13, 2022

There’s still time to register for the Azure Virtual Desktop Master Class on Tuesday, January 25, 2022, from 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM Pacific Time. Join us to expand your cloud desktop virtualization skillset and learn how to deliver secure remote work experiences with Azure Virtual Desktop.

Product Marketing Director, Azure Virtual Desktop, Microsoft

What does “open” really mean to you?

Tuesday, January 18, 2022

In the world we live in today, almost every announcement has the word “open” in it. Sometimes it feels like there are as many definitions of what “open” means as there are announcements mentioning it. Join us at Azure Open Source Day on February 15, 2022, to learn more about Microsoft’s commitment to Open Source.

Chief Architect Standards and Consortia, Azure IoT

Delivering the connected shopping experience: How Microsoft and Avanade are reimagining retail

Tuesday, January 18, 2022

We recently collaborated with Avanade to create a modular solution called Avanade Intelligent Store that helps retailers overcome these hurdles. This solution, built on Microsoft Azure, integrates physical and digital in-store use cases and allows retailers to optimize the customer experience across channels.

Partner General Manager, Microsoft Azure IoT

Accelerate the in-vehicle digital experience with Azure Cognitive Services

Wednesday, January 5, 2022

Microsoft is helping to reshape the automotive industry in the way it serves its drivers with in-vehicle infotainment systems. Together with the car manufacturers, Microsoft is creating new driving experiences with speech based on the text-to-speech and speech-to-text capabilities within Azure Cognitive Services for speech.

Vice President Strategy and Commercialization, Azure AI Platform

Azure Cost Management and Billing 2021 year in review

Tuesday, January 4, 2022

As we mentioned last year, 2021 was all about modernization and transition to Microsoft Customer Agreement. While many of those investments are still in the early stages, you also saw many improvements across the board – from improved management experiences to richer reporting, from more proactive alerting to many, many ways to reduce costs in Azure. Read on for a sneak peek at what's coming in 2022.

Program Manager, Azure Cost Management

Improving the cloud for telcos: Updates of Microsoft’s acquisition of AT&T’s Network Cloud

Tuesday, January 4, 2022

In June 2021, Microsoft and AT&T reached a major milestone when we announced an industry-first collaboration to adopt Microsoft cloud technology for AT&T’s 5G core network workloads. Since then, we have had requests from many operators, partners, and customers to share more details. This blog is intended to do just that.

VP of 5G Strategy, Azure for Operators

Microsoft named a Leader in 2021 Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for Cloud DBMS Platforms

Thursday, December 16, 2021

We are pleased to share that Microsoft is named a Leader in the 2021 Gartner® Magic Quadrant™ for Cloud Database Management Systems. This placement reflects our ability to execute and our completeness of vision, and we feel is a testament to our ongoing innovation and the integration of a comprehensive data portfolio into Microsoft’s cloud data ecosystem.

Corporate Vice President, Azure Data

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