Innovating on bare metal: how Microsoft Research are pushing Data Centre technology forward

Join this session to hear about the innovative and disruptive technologies that are designed and embedded into Microsoft Azure. You will hear about CPU design and how this impacts performance, reliability and security within Azure. As well as reaching into the future and learning about how Microsoft Research Cambridge are inventing non-legacy-based technologies to empower the next generation of the cloud; by creating new types of storage, network and compute resources that exploit optics.