Speaker: ChrisCaldwell

Your Private Network in the cloud: (Part 3) How to Create and Manage Virtual Machines in Azure

With support for Linux, Windows Server, SQL Server, Oracle, IBM, and SAP, Azure Virtual Machines gives you the flexibility of virtualization for a wide range of computing solutions — development and testing, running applications, and extending your datacenter. Join Lex Thomas and Ryan Berry as they give us an in-depth session filled with demos and […]

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Redesign for the cloud: Building a cloud-first network at Microsoft

Transitioning to the cloud? Adopting cloud technology requires that you support legacy applications as well as new application models for cloud computing—like platform as a service (PaaS), infrastructure as a service (IaaS), and software as a service (SaaS). Listen in as our experts talk about how we evaluated our network and redesigned our infrastructure to […]

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Microsoft IT uses predictive analytics to improve sales processes and forecasting

Mohit Sharma, Program Manager, talks about how Microsoft IT has implemented predictive analytics built on Azure Machine Learning for the sales team—making the jobs of sellers, sales managers, and sales executives at Microsoft a bit easier. He discusses how our consolidated tools have reduced manual sales processes and provide business insights through Power BI and […]

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Windows 10 Deployment: tips and tricks from Microsoft IT

At Microsoft today, we think of Windows as a service. Cloud-powered Windows Analytics have streamlined the upgrade to Windows 10 Creators Update for our employees around the world. Our experts share lessons learned and best practices for application compatibility testing, upgrading, readiness, and adopting Windows Hello and Always-On VPN connection. These questions — and more […]

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Microsoft Excel: Basics and beyond (productivity demo)

Brian Moring, productivity trainer with Microsoft IT Showcase, demonstrates how to use Excel for collaboration and increased productivity in the cloud. Find out how to create an Excel workbook, save it to OneDrive, use formulas and functions, and visualize your data in charts and graphs. See how to insert PivotTables and learn how to access […]

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Sharing content securely: Managing and governing SharePoint and Office 365 at Microsoft

In business, employee collaboration with colleagues inside and outside of the company is the name of the game. Finding a balance between readily sharing files and protecting corporate assets is crucial. At Microsoft IT, we get it. With over 400,000 SharePoint team sites, intranet portals, and OneDrive for Business sites, we have a lot to […]

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Behind the Scenes: Improving Operational Insight using Azure IoT for the Emirates Air Line Cable Car

The Emirates Air Line cable car is a 1.5-km crossing of the Thames in London, with 32 cabins bridging the North Greenwich peninsula and Royal Victoria docks. The owners, Transport for London, and the operators, Mace Macro, wanted to explore potential solutions that would improve the capabilities and operations of their cable car cabins. Join […]

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Skype for Business at Microsoft (SME Roundtable May 2017)

IT Showcase brought together subject matter experts from our Skype for Business at Microsoft course to answer questions about how Microsoft IT implements, maintains, and supports Skype for Business at Microsoft. In this session, they discuss new features of Skype for Business, factors that affect call quality and reliability, client version control, tenant dial plans, […]

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(Part 1) Hybrid Cloud for Small Businesses

In this first video in a three part series on Hybrid Cloud, we will define what hybrid cloud is as well as thoroughly examine the value of hybrid cloud solutions over fully on premise or fully cloud based scenarios. This video will provide a highly detailed examination of how small business customers can take advantage […]

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Behind the Scenes: (Part 1) How to bring your existing apps and games to the Windows Store with the Desktop Bridge

The Desktop Bridge enables developers to bring their existing apps and games to the Universal Windows Platform. Through the Windows Store, developers have access to an array of integrated Windows features they can leverage within their application. Join Jerry Nixon as he welcomes Stefan Wick and Unni Ravindranathan to the show for Part 1 of […]

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Cloud at Microsoft (IT Expert roundtable May 2017)

IT Showcase brought together IT Experts from our Cloud at Microsoft course to answer your questions about how Microsoft IT designs, develops, implements, and monitors cloud solutions at Microsoft. In this session, they discuss infrastructure as code, Azure security, and strategies for migrating applications, cloud adoption challenges, Azure architecture, data management in Azure, and much […]

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Enterprise Mobility at Microsoft (IT Expert roundtable April 2017)

IT Showcase brought together IT experts from our Enterprise Mobility at Microsoft course to answer your questions about how Microsoft IT designs, deploys, and supports mobility at Microsoft. In this session, they discuss personal devices on the corporate network, Intune, mobile device management, Azure Active Directory, hybrid environments, Microsoft Teams, securing corporate resources, managing apps […]

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