One of Microsoft's great spaces during Microsoft Ignite is the open space in the West Hall of the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC). In this massive space attendees can accomplish multiple activities that are critical to a good event.
On 25 May 2018 a new set of regulations will go into effect across the European Union that will mandate concrete policies and processes to protect personal information of any citizen of the EU. This set of laws is called the GDPR and if you have not started down the path of getting ready you are already behind the curve.
Microsoft Whiteboard is another example of the new Microsoft and how they are able to develop and iterate a product starting with a very small team and growing from there.
Microsoft Teams and Skype for Business are heading towards a merger within Teams that will put what Microsoft calls Intelligent Communications into the collaboration service.
Microsoft Flow is a powerful tool that allows you to set up simple or complex formulas to collect data from various sources and collate them together for analysis, notifications, and awareness. Ultimately the goal behind flow is to automate your routine tasks so you can focus more on the work.