Microsoft BUILD 2012 Keynote 2 group liveblog

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10:39 AM on Wednesday, October 31

LZ: And that concludes the second and last keynote of BUILD 2012. No Sinofsky!

Thanks to all for tuning into our liveblog. Look for other coverage of BUILD 2012 on all of our blogs.

10:38 AM on Wednesday, October 31

10:38 AM on Wednesday, October 31

PT: Heading to press room in 15 or so

10:38 AM on Wednesday, October 31

PT: >Snoooorrkkkk!!!!!< Halo, what now?

10:37 AM on Wednesday, October 31

LZ: "We believe we have the (cloud) platforms for you (to change the world)"

10:35 AM on Wednesday, October 31

LZ: Something more interesting, Halo 4 on Windows Azure. First customers using Windows Azure HDInsight.

10:34 AM on Wednesday, October 31

KK Halo 4 - somebody wake up Thurrott!!!

10:28 AM on Wednesday, October 31

10:26 AM on Wednesday, October 31

MJF: Hadoop, Hadoop, Hadoop! #monkeyboyIII

10:25 AM on Wednesday, October 31

MJF: MS has been working with Hortonworks on creating Hadoop big-data-framework implementations on Azure and Win Server. This HDInsight demo is what this is all about.

10:24 AM on Wednesday, October 31

10:24 AM on Wednesday, October 31

MJF: Dave Campbell is a technical fellow at MS on SQL Server Strategy team. He's informally known as the insight whisperer

10:22 AM on Wednesday, October 31

KK > MJF totally bites tongue

10:16 AM on Wednesday, October 31

MJF: WAAD! Windows Azure Active Directory

10:13 AM on Wednesday, October 31

10:12 AM on Wednesday, October 31

10:10 AM on Wednesday, October 31

KK Team Foundation Services are now free for teams up to 5, and free on MSDN

10:10 AM on Wednesday, October 31

LZ: Team Foundation Service (the cloud hosted version of Team Foundation Server) is now free for up to 5 people (small teams)

10:10 AM on Wednesday, October 31

10:09 AM on Wednesday, October 31

LZ: Everything Microsoft used to call "Marketplace" is now called "Store".

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