The SQLCAT team worked with several customers as part of the Microsoft SQL Server 2016 Preview Program. Hear about how those customers were able to target specific bottlenecks and overcome them to far exceed their performance and scalability targets with SQL Server 2016. Deriving from actual customer engagements, we detail the most common scenarios, "tools […]
In this fun and interactive session, listen to real-world solutions for how to secure access to enterprise software development processes using Microsoft Visual Studio Team Services. Using Microsoft’s internal implementations of VSTS as a case study, we’ll talk about protections that we’ve put in place today, and technical controls across the entire Cloud & Enterprise […]
Bring your own device (BYOD) continues to grow in popularity among organizations as a means to reduce hardware expenditures and enable employees to do their best work on their favorite devices. Join this session to see how Microsoft Intunes mobile-first, cloud-first approach in enterprise mobility management (EMM) helps you to solve these challenges and understand […]
What are key considerations that programs and project teams must consider when addressing the question of instance strategy for global enterprise deployments of Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online? Global enterprise deployments of Microsoft Dynamics CRM Online present a number of interesting challenges. This presentation leverages a real life case study to explore the business and technical […]
We look at real-world case studies from leading telecommunication, discrete manufacturing, and healthcare organizations that leveraged MSFT-based solutions to solve critical business problems. We explore how EY helped these clients design and deploy Microsoft business solutions that automated labor-intensive processes and analyzed and optimized spending and taxes, all while helping them stay compliant with complex […]
There are benefits to be gained when patterns and practices from developer techniques are applied to operations. Notably, a fully automated solution where infrastructure is managed as code and all changes are automatically validated before reaching production. For organizations already leveraging these processes, it should be clear how to leverage Microsoft platforms such as PowerShell […]
Microsoft ASP.NET Core has an all-new project system and cross-platform runtime. In this session, we dig deep into the "what, how, and why" of ASP.NET Core and look at how you can deploy your own version of .NET.
In this session we will cover how to operate Microsoft Dynamics AX, specifically showcasing features and best practices around the Lifecycle Services operational dashboard, managed services approach, diagnostics, servicing and more.
This session highlights the power of the Microsoft Azure Software Defined Network and Hybrid Networking to build and run enterprise grade applications. We cover how to build high-speed networks using Express Route with some new Virtual Network features we will be announcing at Ignite. We also highlight a new feature in Preview, that will provide […]
Azure Active Directory B2B collaboration simplifies management and improves security of partner access to corporate resources including SaaS apps such as Office 365, Salesforce.com as well as Azure Services and every mobile, cloud and on-premises claims-aware application. B2B collaboration improves security, as partners manage their own accounts and enterprises can apply access policies to partner […]
DirectQuery is a feature of Microsoft Analysis Services that transforms a Tabular model in a semantic layer on top of a relational database, transforming any MDX or DAX query in a real-time request to the underlying relational engine using the SQL language. In Analysis Services 2016 this feature has been improved and optimized, removing several […]