Orlando, Florida at Microsoft Ignite 2019
On November 4, 2019, Microsoft Azure’s Executive Vice President, Jason Zander and Principal Product Manager, Chris Dickens briefed the IT community on Microsoft Data Box Edge Hybrid Solutions for Azure IoT and Azure Stack featuring Klas Telecom’s next generation VoyagerVM.
In the live demonstration, Dickens’ dropped the battery backed VoyagerVM on the hard ground resulting in no impact to the live stream Search and Rescue operations. Dickens’ also explained a scenario where, instead of spending hundreds of thousands of dollars deploying planes to capture footage of the damages, a Search and Rescue Team could send a drone with a VoyagerVM running Azure Stack and Esri software to capture and stitch photos together for First Responders. The capabilities are endless!