Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference 2014 (WPC)
July 20, 2014
Microsoft shared many opportunities for partners through a series of new services and products leading the era of “mobile-first, cloud-first world”.
Microsoft CEO, Satya Nadella welcomes partners on the opening day of the Worldwide Partner Conference 2014
Washington, July 14 2014 – At WPC, Microsoft introduces a series of new directions, opportunities for partners, the motions to transfer power to partners, corporates and users together build up and develop new experience, open up more active life. Worldwide Partner Conference is an annual event of Microsoft, this year, from 13 – 17/07/2014, 4 days duration, will honor the achievements of the Microsoft Partner Network worldwide in the past year, and introduce of the series of hosted products Microsoft which will be launched in the near future. At Worldwide Partner Conference Microsoft, Microsoft partners also have the opportunity to meet, exchange, reinforce relationships, and learn more about the ideas and roadmap for development.
There are 46 categories of awards on this year, given to the partners of how cloud technology category, Windows 8, Office and SharePoint applications, governmental sector, public sector … There were about 2800 nominations from 117 countries worldwide to offer partners in fiscal 2014. As one of the partners is to provide solutions and creative advice, help to handle the challenges of increasing in modern market, to increase competitive capacity for business putting solutions into operation, NaviWorld became the partner for Vietnam to be honored in WPC this year.
“We’re honored to be named as 2014 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year. Awards are voted based on rather strict criteria and for the units where innovation creates value only. These solutions and advice not only help solve problems for customers, but also brings innovations to the general market. NaviWorld commits to continue dedication to the market in order to solve customer and technology problems in Vietnam”, said Quang Bui, CEO, NaviWorld Vietnam.
The leaders continued to emphasize the vision of Microsoft in the opening session. Mission of Microsoft is to create platform and solution to the world from which cloud and mobility are always on the head. “We will reconstruct productivity products to help individuals and organizations around the world to work more efficiently and to get more achievements. Partners play an important part in the success of Microsoft to implement this vision. A 35-year breadth has been strengthened and established between Microsoft and partners, therefore, the partners will remain Microsoft’s mission to continue developing in current and future”, said Phil Sorgen, Corporate Vice President, Worldwide Partner Group, Microsoft Corp.
Mr. Phil Sorgen, Corporate Vice President, Microsoft Corp. opens WPC 2014
In the presentation, Microsoft also introduces the solution expected to roll out in the coming months:
1. The Microsoft Azure StorSimple:
As the cloud storage solution hybrid, is expected to help cut costs and inefficiency of enterprise data management for growing. Expected to be available from 1/8/2014, the new solution helps partners to have great opportunities for customer deployment in multiple data storage formats. StorSimple Azure helps simple disaster recovery, strengthen management and help put the deployment on enterprise platforms to the cloud for development and testing of new applications. For more information about Azure StorSimple, please visit http://bit.ly/1rSvLKP
2. Services “Azure Machine Learning” http://bit.ly/1vz3mc0
Announced in June, 2014 would also be launched out today. This is a technological breakthroughs, therefore partners can use to build advanced cloud analysis services for clients in a few hours only, eliminating much hard work related to the deployment machine learning machines in the application of modern data-driven. Partners such as MAX451, OSISoft, Neal and Versium Analytics solution provides this service for their customers, including Pier 1 Imports, Carnegie Mellon University, Treehouse and Millionair Club Charity.
3. Expand and develop cloud services
Microsoft welcomes partners at WPC 2014
More than 8,000 partners and customers are using Azure and signing up every week, and Microsoft proudly roll out the “cloud-first” initiative for it’s customers, enabling them to obtain superior solutions. In April, 2014 Microsoft introduced Azure Preview, one latest cloud experience, radically simplifying cloud development platform by bringing the services and tools in an environment single field. On this same day, Microsoft also introduced IaaS features on the portal, which helps users manage virtual machines easily, and just a single mouse-click to deploy multiple SharePoint servers in Portal. Azure Event Hub, a new service is also introduced, help users to introduce millions of events per second, allowing them to analyze, and handle unlimited on cloud’s devices when connected.
4. The new productivity solutions
Being launched earlier this year with the code name was Oslo, Microsoft today has just shared the official name of this product is Delve. Delve is a new experience that empowered by network intelligence systems, which we call Office Graph will be available in Office 365 later this year. This is the new way to search and discover content on Office 365, help increase understanding between individuals on machine learning. Delve searches for relevant information that users love, help them discover and connect with information they cannot have. Delve remove immediately the information along the application, support to search information better helping groups to work together as a network.
5. In addition, Office 365 for small and medium-sized businesses also plans to be launched this fall. This is the result given from feedbacks Microsoft received from customers and partners: looking forward to experience and develop together with the Office 365. Visit http://bit.ly/1psWnxd for more details from the event.
About Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference (WPC)
Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference WPC provides an opportunity for Microsoft partners could attend to learn more about the management strategies and marketing focus, leadership and necessary information about the solution with specific customers, to help partners succeed in their fields. Along with the opportunity to learn about sales, marketing, and technology services, WPC is great for worldwide partners to share experiences with peers in the industry. Additional information on the WPC and Microsoft partner network is available at: http://bit.ly/ZC8qRL
About Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference 2014
WPC 2014 is the 04-day event in Washington, D.C. from July 13-17, 2014 to honor the achievements of Microsoft partners worldwide. WPC 2014 event also provides direction for Microsoft’s fiscal year 2015. WPC 2014 attracted more than 20,000 attendees from 150 countries around the world, including more than 20 partners in Vietnam. In this year’s event, NaviWorld Vietnam was honored as “2014 Microsoft Country Partner of the Year for Vietnam” with outstanding achievements in implementing work, consulting and putting Microsoft Dynamics AX, NAV and SL into operation. A worthy plus for NaviWorld Vietnam is bringing innovative solutions to customers across 64 provinces in Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia, help them to operate and optimize human resources, resources and enhance their competitiveness in terms of including opened orientation. Clips of speeches and presentations by Microsoft executives and partners at WPC are available at: http://bit.ly/1tsV7yi