Conference season is in full swing and last week I attended Microsoft Build 2019 in Seattle to hear the latest on what the tech giant has in store for its developer community. I attended the big tent stage announcements, met with many executives at the company, and heard from its best customers. The conference is always enlightening, and I make a point of attending every year—see my coverage from last year’s developer conference here and here.
Nadella sets the stage for the Big Four
Satya Nadella kicked off the event by encouraging people to focus less on the tech and more about the people. I thought this was a great opening note, and it reaffirms the company priorities of trust, privacy, cybersecurity, and responsible AI. And it’s in alignment with Nadella’s platform. Nadella then reaffirmed its four key platforms: Microsoft Dynamics and Power Platform, Microsoft 365, Microsoft Gaming, and Microsoft Azure. This is the way to look at Microsoft now.
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