Azure Saturday is a community driven event for Developers, IT-Pros and Cloud Architects.
The conference takes place on November 18th (SatAzureDay) and features both tech-talks and practical use-cases of Azure. The tech-talks are a great way to learn and the practical uses-cases will provide inspiration and insight into real world Azure solutions.
The conference workshops are led by subject matter experts and are a great way to dive into a specific area in order to take your Azure-skills to the next level. Whether you work with Azure on a daily basis or want to get more involved with Azure these professional workshops will provide valuable knowledge.Register
Microsoft Data Platform Principal Database Consultant
Colin Smith, Eric Leonard
Keynote focuses on business drivers of Cloud computing and helps IT professionals understand how to speak to senior management about Cloud-based initiatives. Ideal for Technology professionals that want to recalibrate their pitch and for non-technologists that want to understand the benefits of Cloud computing.
Come learn the basic to accessing a REST API as an IT Professional and consuming the Cortana Speech API in the Cloud
Joel Herbert, Arek Burcew
Select features to showcase the offering in order for you to see if this can aid your API program.
In this session, Michelle will talk about how you can quickly leverage Azure in a Hybrid setup to resolve on-prem painpoints, along with some examples and case studies
Azure provides a broad range of services for working with data. Using these services well requires knowing at least a little bit about all of them. In this session, Jean-Rene Roy provides a big-picture survey of Azure data offerings.
Implementing governance in Microsoft Azure can be challenging. In this presentation, we will dive deep into some of the core governance areas: Policy-based management, Cost management, Resource visibility and Subscription governance.
Curtis Johnstone, Andrew Nepogodin
This talk will present a real world light-weight core reference architecture running in Azure. The core is a collection of micro-services which leverage Azure PaaS services such as the API Management Gateway, Azure Functions, KeyVault and Storage services, but can easily integrate with other Serverless offerings on AWS and Google. This architecture is used today in a commercially available application which has processed over 1 million customer objects in Office 365. In addition, this talk will deliver 5 real-world lessons to leverage in your application development journey.
Mehai Petrica, Taswar Bhatti
Learn about Azure KeyVault! What does it bring to your solution and how you can store application secrets inside of KeyVault using HSM encryption. Demo in C# and Node.js
In organizations, every time a new employee joins the organization, a lot of manual work has to be done to get a user account, add the user account to specific security groups based on their role, give the user access to applications based on their role and position, etc. The Same process needs to be done when an employee leaves the company. Most of the above tasks are done manually. They are time consuming and error prone. In this session, Ahmed will give an overview of what's tools are available in Azure and on Prem for Identity and Access Management.
This session is about what is Infrastructure as Code (IaC) and why it matters. There are several ways to do IaC on Azure, we’ll explore how ARM templates can help you on this journey. How to use proven best practices to deploy topologies and workloads consistently on Azure. See tips & tricks to help you debug your template deployments and how to handle sensitive information like credentials or resources keys.
This level set presentation focuses on the business drivers of Cloud computing and helps IT professionals understand how to speak to LOB and senior management about cloud based initiatives. Ideal for Technology professionals that want to recalibrate their pitch and for non-technologists that want to understand the benefits of cloud computing.
Deploy a dev/test environment in minutes? No way. In this presentation, we will show you how to quickly deploy a dev/test environment and demonstrate some of the capabilities of Azure DevTest Labs with Visual Studio Team Services.