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World Partner Conference checklist

Resources to get ready for WPC 2016

June 24, 2016

To make the most of the five-day conference, the WPC team has compiled resources to help you plan for both your time on-site at the conference and off-site exploring Toronto.

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Bitnami makes deploying open source apps in the cloud easy

June 13, 2016

With more than one million apps deployed per month, Bitnami is changing how people install and manage server software, making it easier than ever for everyone to run their favorite apps and development frameworks.

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Microsoft Research announces winners of the Open Source Challenge

May 5, 2016

Microsoft Research created an Open Source Challenge for students who want to solve interesting science or societal problems by using open source technologies. The impressive results are in!

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Bash on Ubuntu on Windows

April 4, 2016

Microsoft built a new infrastructure within Windows—the Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL)— upon which runs a genuine Ubuntu user-mode image, provided by our great partners at Canonical, creators of Ubuntu Linux.

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June 19–21, 2016

Seattle, WA

DockerCon is the community and industry event for creators and operators of next-generation distributed apps built with containers. Miss the event? Watch keynotes on-demand.

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2016 Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference

July 10–14, 2016

Toronto, Canada

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Microsoft Ignite

September 26–30, 2016

Atlanta, GA

From high-level strategy to deep product insights, you’ll hear about new technologies and explore real-world solutions to today’s challenges.

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