Cloud, social and proliferation of devices have changed the way we work, collaborate and manage our tasks and projects. During this keynote Jared will talk about Microsoft's vision for business productivity & project management, share industry trends and provide insights into how Microsoft is thinking about future product investments. A career software professional, Jared’s experience includes roles in engineering, product management, product marketing, and sales. He holds an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management and a BS in computer science from Brigham Young University.
Windows 8 introduces a number of highly visible changes to Windows, such as a store experience, a new model and UI paradigm for apps, and touch friendliness. But, if you're a nerd, there's a lot more under the covers to be excited about. The security underpinnings of Windows 8 App Store applications are very differentiating. Join Chris Jackson ("The App Compat Guy") for a 75 minute exploration of the deep internals underlying the Windows 8 App security experience, which can help you explain the superior level of trust we are able to deliver.
Hyper-V Network Virtualization is a key investment we started in Windows Server 2012 to enable workload mobility and SDN in the cloud. In this session, we dive deep into how this Hyper-V Network Virtualization works, showcase demos, highlight our partner ecosystem, and the enhancements we are making in Windows Server 2012 R2 to make it easier than ever to enable customers to move their workloads and for hosters to attain the trifecta of flexibility, automation, and control across any cloud.