MDOP 2013 products optimized for Windows 8. New releases: “Geoflow” for Excel ; Office Web Viewer; and msnNOW for Firefox. Roadmap of “Gemini” Office updates for iOS, Android, Jenkins plugin for Windows Azure Blob, as well as Outlook for Windows RT.
Windows Azure adds cloud-based distribution of Hadoop dubbed HDInsight Service, HTML5/JS (CORS), PhoneGap, Mercurial and Dropbox support. 10 new class at Microsoft Accelerator for Windows Azure unveiled.