Microsoft Ignite / Envision 2017 - Day 1 Summary
By Tim Harris, VP of Strategy & Solutions, Arbela Technologies
Day 1 contained a lot of great information from Microsoft. This is a quick summary. You can also follow real-time updates on my Twitter page.
- LinkedIn, o365 and Dynamics Integration enhanced through the Microsoft Graph. More info here.
- Azure Machine Learning Workbench enhances experimentation and model management capabilities. Includes support for Jupyter notebooks, VS Code Tools. Get 2 free licenses with your MSDN Azure Subscription. More info here.
- AI is infused with everything turning productivity apps, business apps into intelligent applications. Microsoft's investments in AI/ML/Data are huge and few can compete. Meeting with our Build-With Team at Microsoft was a great meeting. I feel the power and weight behind us as a partner like never before. It's going to be a great year!
- Microsoft Teams will eventually replace Skype for Business to encourage better collaboration with-in your enterprise. Teams is the go-to for all collaboration - strong integration with all other products. More info here.
Dynamics 365 Customer Service roadmap will focus on three key areas;
a) Earn customer loyalty
b) Empower Agents
c) Stay Agile through Analytical Insights
Note: This blog post was originally published here.