Microsoft Build 2017 Highlights

Akumina had great time at the recent Build 2017 conference, thanks for all the developers who visited our booth#113.  Akumina’s vision started with building a product on top of Microsoft Graph and after attending the Build conference it clearly shows that we’ve chosen the right path for the future.

Every session at Build had bit of Graph talk, Here is the summary of Build 2017 Keynote announcements:

  • VS for Mac
  • VS snapshot debugging
  • Azure cloud based shell (bash is now and Powershell is coming soon)
  • azure mobile portal
  • Azure Data migration services
  • New data services MySQL, ProgreSQL
  • Azure cosmos DB Services
  • VS2017 update for Container, azure functions and logic apps and application insight for azure functions
  • SaaS based app publishing using AppSource
  • Cognitive services- API updates, bot framework, batch AI framework, PowerPoint translator
  • Windows Fall creator update to bring 3D and mixed reality
  • Building cross platform device experiences using Microsoft Graph  (Microsoft fluent design)
  • One-Drive files on-demand
  • Windows timeline
  • Cloud powered clipboard
  • Project Rome SDK
  • .NET Standard 2.0 for UWP
  • XAML Standard 1.0 for cross platform Windows, iOS and Android
  • Visual studio Mobile Center
  • iTunes coming to windows store
  • SAP digital boardroom
  • Ubundu, openSUSE, Fedora coming to windows store
  • Xamarin wide player .NET debugger iOS application windows PC
  • VR Headset for this holiday
  • Acer, HP mixed reality kit

If you’re interested in learning how Akumina’s software platform leverages Microsoft Graph stay tuned for an upcoming blog post or contact us directly.

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