Microsoft Must Watch Videos 3/27/2015

A First Look at Building Windows 10 Universal Apps

Azure in 5 Minutes: Configuring Azure Backup

Learn how Azure App Service Web Apps help devs build & scale! 

The Secure Cloud

A beginner’s guide to #SharePoint Online in 15 minutes!

Business advantages of the cloud- save money; be more efficient & collaborative

Microsoft IT hosted a webinar on System Center 2012. If you missed it, check it out here

Block infected devices from your org. Demo here:  A deep look into #Azure AD reporting for #Office365

Discover how #Windows10 can keep your organization secure

and for the kids…

Fight the Empire in @StarWars Rebels: Recon Missions

Microsoft Must Watch Videos – 3/20/2015

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Here’s this week’s “Must Watch Videos” featuring Microsoft Technologies.

Microsoft Convergence Keynote Highlights

Rockwell Automation Leverages IoT

AccuWeather uses Microsoft Cloud to Meet Scale

PowerBI Preview from Office Mechanics

Windows Hello Eliminates Passwords in Windows 10

AzureAD one cloud sign on to rule them all

NBC Sports & Microsoft Azure

Office 365 & the Enterprise Mobility Suite

Office 365: Top 10 Government Roadmap Features

What’s Next with Windows 10

9 ways OneNote makes classroom lesson-planning a breeze

WorkFolders for iPad + exclusive first look at iPhone

Can’t Wait to Order a Hardee’s Thickburger from a Windows Device

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“Hardee’s is changing the way it interacts with its customers, making the ordering process more streamlined, personal and fast,” said Tracy Issel, general manager of Worldwide Retail, Consumer Goods, Hospitality and Travel at Microsoft. “This is just one example of how Microsoft is giving retailers new ways to reinvent the customer experience.”

Article Source:  http://bit.ly/1y4hBck

Picture Source:  dell.com; hardees.com

Has the Future of Enteprise Workstations Arrived?

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Well, actually it will arrive in March per Intel’s CES 2015 announcement.  You can think of the Compute Stick as an oversized USB drive that utilizes the HDMI port on a monitor and boots to Windows.  With initial reported costs of around $149, will this be the direction that enterprises head with their PC refresh in the future?  If I were still in IT operations, I would definitely be researching this solution as it is cheaper than traditional workstations and the promise of VDI.

Source:  Intel