Also introduced was New LinkedIn in Microsoft profile cards that now provides the ability to see information from LinkedIn profiles in Microsoft apps and services.
Microsoft's hope is that SQL Server for Linux will stop existing customers from getting a wandering eye, while attracting new developers who may not have otherwise considered it.
The new bundled package from Microsoft appears to be a continuation of deliberate efforts in the past year to update its approach in the education market and challenge rivals such as Google, which has steadily taken market share in the K-12 space for operating systems through its provision of Chromebooks-devices that run on the company's Chrome operating system.
Lining up an extensive array of announcements for this year's Ignite conference, Microsoft Corp. today kicked off the enterprise-oriented event by unveiling several dozen feature additions for key products, along with a few brand-new services that will likely go down as the main highlight. These cloud services are becoming mission-critical, and the proper management of them will become as important as making sure the backups are running properly.
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Microsoft Dynamics 365 AI solutions are created to tackle high-value, complex enterprise scenarios and tailored to existing processes, systems and data.
The new bundled package is in part a reaction to customer feedback, in which educators said Microsoft's purchasing process was too complex and hard to navigate. The first two modular apps, Attract and Onboard, will help companies recruit the most qualified candidates and ensure their success with personalized onboarding.
Deeper integration between PowerApps, Microsoft Flow and Office 365 and Dynamics 365.
Microsoft Excel users rejoice.
Artificial intelligence combined with cloud and mixed reality is the powerful concoction that Microsoft believes will allow customers to visualise what they can expect from business in the future. Inking is a terminology used by Microsoft for tools and apps which support stylus. The preview will be available in the fall.
The product allows for the secure migration of up to 100 terabytes of data into the Azure cloud using real-world appliances like a shipping service and people. Today, that experience enters public preview alongside Bash in Azure Cloud Shell.
In a story via TechCrunch, Microsoft is adding new data types to Excel in an effort to make Excel "smarter".
Azure CosmosDB and Azure Functions integration. It greatly accelerates IT operations such as backup, recovery, and the enabling of new services, including SD-WAN with Riverbed SteelConnect, firewalls, file, print, as well as line-of-business applications at remote locations. To that end, code is packaged into software containers that can run just as well on a developer's desktop as their company's backend AI environment.