Microsoft Azure has achieved massive, global scale, with 50 announced regions consisting of over 100 datacenters, and it is growing fast. It delivers the promise of cloud computing, including high-availability, extreme performance, and security, by custom designing software and hardware to work best together. Mark takes you on a tour of Azure’s datacenter architecture and implementation innovations, describing everything from Azure’s reliable clean-energy datacenter designs, to how we are using FPGAs to accelerate networking and machine learning, to how we design storage servers to deliver ultra-low latency and high throughput, and more.
With all of the options available to you to run IT services like productivity, device management, identity and security services, we’ll show you the new IT Roadmap for Microsoft 365 - a new way to visualize and plan a broad and long-term IT strategy for your organization. We'll demonstrate how it helps you to build a tangible IT Roadmap, keep up to date with the latest tech, track progress and communicate your plans to business, user and security stakeholders, and get the help that you need to move forward.
Harness the power of secure cloud authentication using Azure Active Directory. We'll explore your options with Azure AD and introduce the new Pass-through Authentication and Seamless Single Sign-on capabilities. We'll walk through the experiences and setup using the Azure AD Connect tool.
Learn about Microsoft StaffHub and the breadth of services designed for first line workers and how we help unlock business value and untapped potential in our customers' workforce.