Cloud computing, artificial intelligence on Microsoft agenda

During the conference, a DJI Mavic Air drone streamed video back to a laptop running the Azure IoT Edge platform, as well as a pre-built AI model, in order to detect an anomaly found within replica pipes.

The recently launched Timeline experience on Windows 10will also support Microsoft Edge browser users on iOS. This will allow devices such as drones to take important actions without connecting to the cloud. Timeline debuted in the latest version of Windows 10, allowing users to access their previously used apps and browser windows across all compatible devices. Microsoft made a slew of announcements for developers about its cloud computing platform, Azure. This year, Microsoft's big coder conference was sandwiched between Facebook's annual F8 developer conference last week and Google's upcoming Google I/0 event, starting later this week.

Microsoft also announced the new.Net Core 3.0 framework, updates to its Fluent Design System, the MSIX containerization solution to help enterprises convert large catalogs of apps, and new machine learning initiatives. Microsoft also announced a partnership with GitHub which integrates Visual Studio App Center on the platform. "DJI is the leader in commercial drone technology, and Microsoft Azure is the preferred cloud for commercial businesses". At Build 2018, Microsoft will detail how it using AI and machine learning to solve mission-critical problems and how the technology is being baked into core Microsoft products including Windows, Office 365 and Dynamics.

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Indeed, we don't expect Microsoft to spend too much time here, but since the software giant has committed to pushing out updates every six months, there may be a few new features that it may want to inform developers about.

For developers, Microsoft announced it is open sourcing its Azure IoT Edge runtime, and that the Custom Vision Azure Cognitive Service will run on Azure IoT edge. The new deal will come to developers later this year with a new developer agreement.

Microsoft is targeting makers of in-car and/or in-home assistants, smart speakers and other voice-enabled devices with a new Speech Devices software development kit (SDK) that is aimed at providing audio processing from multi-channel sources for more accurate speech recognition, far-field voice, noise cancellation and more.

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