Microsoft 365 Education includes Office 365 for Education, Windows 10, Enterprise Mobility + Security and Minecraft: Education Edition. "Digital technology is impacting all aspects of our society and economies, creating unprecedented opportunity for organizations of all sizes", said Satya Nadella, CEO, Microsoft.
Microsoft has revealed details about its efforts to infuse cloud, artificial intelligence (AI) and mixed reality across it products in a bid to help customers visualise and create the future of business.
Optimization for Microsoft Windows 2016 Hyper-V plus Azure, available at no additional cost to customers, including support for Windows Hyper-V 2016 with insights into XC Series clusters.
Expanding enterprise: Microsoft launches the 365 F1 software bundle for front-line workers like cashiers, factory workers, and truck drivers. It's also bringing Skype for Business Online capabilities into Microsoft Teams. That said, the new identity can be seen in Microsoft's newly released so-called Azure manifesto, linked below.
Microsoft Dynamics 365 AI solutions are created to tackle high-value, complex enterprise scenarios and tailored to existing processes, systems and data.
On the topic of Modular apps for Dynamics 365, Attract and Onboard are aimed at helping companies recruit the most qualified candidates and ensure their success with personalised on-boarding - both will be available as part of Dynamics 365 for Talent later this year. Now, any business user familiar with InfoPath forms, Access databases or SharePoint can build apps that extend and automate their business processes with PowerApps and Microsoft Flow. HPE ProLiant for Microsoft Azure Stack enables organizations to modernize application development, deploy applications to their preferred location, meet data sovereignty, security and compliance requirements and achieve superior performance from on-premises infrastructure.
So why choose Cisco for Azure Stack? Azure Hybrid Benefit for SQL Server will let customers maximize existing license investments with discounted rates.
Ahmad said he expects traditional channel partners to sell Dell EMC Cloud for Microsoft Azure Stack to customers using their own services or services provided by Dell EMC. Companies would use this service for sending massive amounts of data they want Microsoft to host, but that would be too slow or costly to upload over the internet. Today's updates include the general availability of text analytics, a cloud-based service for language processing, such as sentiment analysis, key phrase extraction and language detection of text. The company also made a number of announcements showing how it is incorporating cloud, AI and quantum computers into its products.
Instead of the cloud-shaped mark of old, the new branding brings Azure closer to Microsoft's overall theme, sporting a more angular look that's not too dissimilar to the Bing and Office logos.