Windows Machine Learning, a new platform that enables developers to easily develop machine learning models in the intelligent cloud and then deploy them offline and in high performance to the PC platform. Spanning Azure and Microsoft 365, the announcements made at Build 2018 seem to point to key themes that will impact the enterprise. Project Kinect for Azure is a package of sensors (including a next-generation depth camera) with on-board compute capabilities.
One way Nadella is attempting to convince businesses that Microsoft (msft) can improve its AI technology while protecting user data is by promoting a computing technique called homomorphic encryption. Project Brainwave makes Azure the fastest cloud to run real-time AI and is now fully integrated with Azure Machine Learning.
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A new "Your Phone" experience that enables a window into a user's phone right from their PC for instant access to text messages, photos and notifications.
The appeal of running Event Grid, Microsoft's event routing service, at the edge is also pretty obvious, given that it'll allow developers to connect services with far lower latency than if all the data had to run through a remote data center. To start, the company is aiming to make it easier for developers to customize experiences in Microsoft Teams with new and updated Teams APIs in the Microsoft Graph, as well as the ability to publish custom apps to the Teams app store.
Microsoft introduced a set of technology experiences that addresses a more mobile workforce, including streamlining mobile Windows experiences across a variety of devices and platforms, as well as better blending web and app experiences.