Announcing Cortana Analytics Suite

Dear Gulf Technical Community,

We are welcoming thousands of Microsoft partners to Worldwide Partner Conference in Orlando today. The opportunity to create magic using software has never been greater and our partners are leading the way!

We are announcing a number of innovations at WPC today and one that I'm really excited to share with you is Cortana Analytics Suite.

So what is Cortana Analytics Suite?

Cortana Analytics Suite is a fully managed and comprehensive set of services to help businesses transform data into intelligent action.

The growing adoption of machine learning, big data combined with the power of unlimited storage and compute in the cloud presents a unique opportunity for organizations to anticipate what will happen and to automate business outcomes.

Cortana Analytics Suite brings together leading technology infrastructure including machine learning, big data storage and processing with perceptual intelligence such as vision, face and speech analysis, extending predictive and prescriptive capabilities to businesses for a range of industry scenarios.

Cortana Analytics Suite integrates with Cortana, Microsoft’s digital personal assistant. Cortana works with the Cortana Analytics Suite to enable businesses to get things done in more helpful, proactive, and natural ways. Availability will be this fall through a simple monthly subscription.

For more information on today's announcement please head to Takeshi Numoto's blog at:

Stay tuned to this space for more exciting announcements from WPC15.