The IT Pro Podcast: Microsoft Build goes virtual

We dig into some of the most important announcements from this year’s show

In any normal year, Seattle would currently be flooded with developers, in town for Microsoft’s annual Build developer conference. Of course, this is no normal year and like many events, Build 2020 was run as a virtual conference. That didn’t stop Microsoft unveiling a deluge of announcements, however, with everything from Azure container management and AI development tools to a new Windows Terminal app and WSL improvements.

In this week’s episode of the IT Pro Podcast, we’re taking a deep dive into some of the most interesting announcements from Build 2020, digging into what they mean both for Microsoft’s customers and for its overall strategy. For more information on everything Microsoft revealed made at its virtual show, check out our guide to every Build 2020 announcement.

Footnotes

Subscribe

Featured Resources

Next-generation time series: Forecasting for the real world, not the ideal world

Solve time series problems with AI

Free download

The future of productivity

Driving your business forward with Microsoft Office 365

Free download

How to plan for endpoint security against ever-evolving cyber threats

Safeguard your devices, data, and reputation

Free download

A quantitative comparison of UPS monitoring and servicing approaches across edge environments

Effective UPS fleet management

Free download

Recommended

Microsoft launches platform to help firms monitor carbon emissions
cloud computing

Microsoft launches platform to help firms monitor carbon emissions

27 Oct 2021
Google and Microsoft smash estimates on strong cloud growth
Cloud

Google and Microsoft smash estimates on strong cloud growth

27 Oct 2021
Microsoft resellers warned of Nobelium attacks on IT supply chain
cyber attacks

Microsoft resellers warned of Nobelium attacks on IT supply chain

25 Oct 2021
AMD and Microsoft fix Ryzen performance in Windows 11
Hardware

AMD and Microsoft fix Ryzen performance in Windows 11

22 Oct 2021

Most Popular

Best Linux distros 2021
operating systems

Best Linux distros 2021

11 Oct 2021
Apple MacBook Pro 15in vs Dell XPS 15: Clash of the titans
Laptops

Apple MacBook Pro 15in vs Dell XPS 15: Clash of the titans

11 Oct 2021
Cryptocurrency: Should you invest?
cryptocurrencies

Cryptocurrency: Should you invest?

27 Oct 2021