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# Windows

# Azure

  • Azure Stack
    • Use ARM templates on-premises
    • Storage support
    • IaaS
    • Service Fabric
  • ExpressRoute supports Office 365 connectivity
  • IaaS
    • Azure DNS Public Preview
    • User defined routing
    • Standard VPN Gateway
      • Use a site-to-site VPN over Expressroute
    • Multiple VIPs per cloud service
    • Expressroute and VPN co-existence
    • VM Volume encryption for Windows and Linux
      • Encrypt boot and data volumes
    • VM Scale Set public preview
      • Set-based operations on identical VMs through an API
      • Great for big compute scenarios
    • C++ Storage 1.0 GA
    • Client-side encryption for Azure Storage Preview
    • Xamarin storage client library
    • New Storage Blob Type - Append Blob
  • Azure DNS
  • Public preview of Advanced Threat Analytics

# Misc

  • Office 2016 Public Preview
  • Power BI mobile app
  • Delve Dashboard
    • Show email, meeting, Skype, Yammer analytics
    • Work/life balance stats
    • Work map
  • Skype integration in Office
  • Office desktop collaboration
  • Sway will be coming to the education and business O365 plans
  • Skype for Business
    • iOS and Android by fall CY
    • Mac by end of CY 2015
    • Coming soon to the cloud: Enterprise voice, audio conferencing, PSTN calling
    • Broadcast to up to 10,000 viewers
    • DVR functionality for conferences

Jason Bock

Jason Bock, practice lead for Magenic, Microsoft MVP, author, and speaker.

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