Category: MSIgnite 2017

#MSIgnite 2017: BRK1039 - Windows Server Software Defined

BRK1039 - Windows Server Software Defined The fastest route to the benefits of hyper-converged infrastructure WinSrv 2016, “Most cloud ready OS”, “Security” etc Talking about how WS2016 makes it possible to define Network, Compute and Storage in software, as virtual machines/Applicances. WSSD Microsoft defines reference architecture, Solution vendors make and certify hardware packages, customers use and get rekommendations from Microsoft and vendors. Benefits Pre-validated Partner validated against reference architecture Time to value Up and running quickly Optimized OOB Less guesswork Tuned for the hardware solution Hardware Choice Select best match from vendors Converged Storage VMs on SMB3 on S2D on SOFS Cluster

#MSIgnite 2017: GS01 - Microsoft for the Modern Data Estate

GS01 - Microsoft for the modern data estate Sep 25, 2:15 pm – 3:30 pm Quick Notes Massive and growing amounts of data. Companies that out-develop themselves. Some companies have learned to leverage and gain from the data, like Honeywell, DocuSign and Jet. Hybrid is the way to go. Quick hands-up: Almost no companies believe all-public is even possible Almost all see a hybrid solution is the thing. SQL 2017 GA 2017-10-02: Available on: Windows Linux Docker Kubernetes… *applause* Gives superb compatibility over many platforms and distributions. 2+ million docker pulls. Lots of focus on performance and security. has the smallest amount of vulnerabilities. Only commercial dB with AI built in. R and Python support OOB. BI included in license; web, desktop and mobile. Support for graph data and queries. Advanced machine learning with R + Python. Native TSQL scoring. Adaptive query processing and Automatic plan correction. Special pricing (30%) for SQL on Red hat Azure SQL Managed Instance Like a SQL instance on premise, in the cloud. without the server. Easy to migrate as it’s the same thing. Management using the same tools as always. SQL SA customers get discounts on Azure SQL. Other stuff Vulnerability assessment for GDPR. Intelligent insights into performance.

#MSIgnite 2017: TK01 - Create a Modern Workplace with Microsoft 365

TK01 - Create a modern workplace with Microsoft 365 Sep 25, 10:45 am – 12:15 pm UNSTRUCTURED NOTES AWARENESS NOTICE! Also written on phone, will come back and refine Arrived late due to escalators being bottlenecks. Something about 3d objects in office, PowerPoint. Showing a photo with mixed reality, rotating 3d-space. Office Windows Ink deleting stuff with pen, highlights etc Seems fairly intuitive. Would like to test soon. Word accessibility, colour blindness, proofing with patterns. language improvements. suggestions about better wordings. Excel