Cloud Commercial Community montly webinar and podcast update

Welcome to the Cloud Commercial Communities monthly webinar and podcast update. Each month the team focuses on core programs, updates, trends, and technologies that Microsoft partners and customers need to know to increase success using Azure and Dynamics. Make sure you catch a live webinar and participate in live Q&A. If you miss a session, you can review it on demand. Also consider subscribing to the industry podcasts to keep up to date with industry news.

Happening in December


Transform Your Business with AI at Microsoft

December 4, 2018 at 11:00 AM Pacific Time

Explore AI industry trends and how the Microsoft AI platform can empower your business processes with Azure AI Services including bots, cognitive services, and Azure machine learning.

Azure Marketplace and AppSource Publisher Onboarding and Support

December 11, 2018 at 11:00 AM Pacific Time

Learn the publisher onboarding process, best practices around common blockers, plus support resources available.

Build Scalable Cloud Applications with Containers on Azure

December 17, 2018 at 1:00 PM Pacific Time

Overview of Azure Container Registry, Azure Container Instances (ACI), Azure Kubernetes Services (AKS), and release automation tools with live demos.


Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning – what does it mean for healthcare?

December 11, 2018

David Houlding, a Microsoft Principal Healthcare Program Manager, discusses topics such as Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence, and Machine Learning as they impact healthcare.

Real world insights working with Machine Learning projects

December 17, 2018

Jess Panni and David Starr share insights learned from machine learning projects and the use of Machine Learning Studio to get actionable insights from the data produced.

Recap for November


Get Started with Azure Applications: Solution Template Offer on Azure Marketplace

November 7, 2018

Learn more about publishing a solution in Azure Marketplace. With Azure Applications, publishers can automate the provisioning of one or more VMs/Azure Services using Azure Resource Manager, provision networking and storage resources, and more.

How Barracuda Reached Enterprise Customers Through Private Offers on Azure Marketplace

November 13, 2018

Learn about Private Offers on Azure Marketplace, which helps publishers create exclusive offers for their customers, offer customized software and terms, and run limited beta releases. Also learn how Barracuda Networks (a Microsoft partner) leveraged Private Offers to win larger deals and optimize their procurement process.

Check out more Cloud + AI events and join in the discussions in the C+AI partner community.


IoT with Streaming Data and Analytics and a Little Design Thinking with Element

This IoT episode with element ranges from oil and gas to Raspberry Pi, real-time streaming analytics, and even design thinking.

SKU Assortment using AI with experts Neal Analytics

How retail and consumer goods focus on improving product availability leveraging AI and ML.

The digital transformation of insurance with Nick Leimer

Nick Leimer from Microsoft brings us an astounding view into the digital transformation occurring inside the insurance industry.

Connecting IoT data with artificial intelligence at scale

In this episode of the podcast, we visit with Hari Menon and Diego Tamburini about the intersection of IoT and artificial intelligence.

Emerging and transformative technologies in retail with Mariya Zorotovich

Mariya Zorotovich talks with Vince Menzione about emerging and disruptive technologies in retail with a focus on Artificial Intelligence.

Current state, disruptors and technology trends in financial services with Howard Bush

Howard Bush discusses the current industry climate and technology disruptions occurring in financial services.

Accelerating your AI in healthcare initiative with blueprints

David Houlding and Gururaj Pandurangi take us on a journey through the technical advances Artificial Intelligence is bringing to healthcare and help you get started.

Paul Maher expands on the Industry Experiences team at Microsoft and his journey to the cloud

Paul Maher discusses the Industry Experiences team, why it was created, and how it can help your organization.

Check out recent podcast episodes at the Microsoft Industry Experiences team podcast page.

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