Data has always had the power to transform business and Microsoft SQL Server and the Microsoft Data Platform have been at the heart of that transformation. The new wave of groundbreaking Microsoft solutions with SQL Server 2014 and Power BI address your needs for mission-critical performance and availability, faster insights on any data, and greater efficiency and flexibility. We’re excited to take you inside the technologies behind these database and business intelligence solutions—both on-premise and in the cloud. Learn more about SQL Server 2014, the next release of SQL Server. SQL Server 2014 delivers higher performance on large volumes of data with our new In-Memory OLTP technology as well as greater availability through our hybrid disaster recovery and backup solutions. Explore Power BI for Office 365, our new cloud-based BI solution that empowers you to search, discover, and access data within and outside your organization and unlock insights with rich visualizations using familiar tools on any device. See Microsoft Azure SQL Database in action, delivering predictable performance for business-critical applications in the cloud. Learn how to take advantage of these and other technologies to add greater value to your organization.
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可提供客戶與合作夥伴最安全及穩定的雲端體驗。依微軟公司的調查，63% 的客戶期望能有單一技術廠商能夠同時提供公有雲與私有雲之服務。微軟公司是唯一能滿足客戶此一需求的唯一廠商。 Microsoft Azure 是一種具有高度擴充性的服務平台，是目前各家雲端運算解決方案中最完整且具有高度可實踐能力的雲端開發平台。為了呼應雲端趨勢浪潮，並讓學員有一個全方位對 Microsoft Azure 在企業應用，本場次將針對 Microsoft Azure 做整體的介紹，帶您認識平台即服務 (PaaS, Platform as a Service) ，基礎架構即服務 (IaaS, Platform as a Service) 之應用情境、深入學習 Microsoft Azure上架構規劃與考量、Azure 和其它業者比較，並且帶您瞭解基本服務計價方式、技術支援服務，以協助學員們能瞭解更多雲端的應用及佈署，提高企業收益並創造商機！
Serving up content on the Internet is something our web sites do daily. But are we doing this in the fastest way possible? How are users in faraway countries experiencing our apps? Why do we have three webservers serving the same content over and over again? In this session, we'll explore the Windows Azure Content Delivery Network or CDN, a service which makes it easy to serve up blobs, videos and other content from servers close to our users. We'll explore simple file serving as well as some more advanced, dynamic edge caching scenarios.