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Microsoft’s Build developer conference Day 2 keynote begins at 8:30 a.m. Pacific this morning, with top Windows executives slated to take the stage.

It’s a new opportunity for Microsoft to make the case for the relevance of its flagship operating system at a time when developers’ attention is increasingly split among different devices and platforms, most notably Android and iOS.

Watch the live stream above and follow our live commentary below. Check out all of our Build coverage here.

Special note: All Build conference attendees and followers receive a special 15% discount to the inaugural GeekWire Cloud Tech Summit, taking place in Bellevue, Wash. on June 7th, and featuring speakers such as Microsoft Azure chief Scott Guthrie; Docker COO Scott Johnston; Cloud Foundry executive director Abby Kearns, Kubernetes co-creator Joe Beda and many others. Use the code Build15 when registering on the event site here.

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