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How Azure is being used in the real world – Azure Deep Dives in the UK

Microsoft runs occasional Azure Deep Dive events, with a small numbers of customers and partners, to help accelerate their progress building real world solutions on the Azure Platform, and providing feedback to the product team. This video looks behind the scenes at one of these 5 day Azure Deep Dives, meets the Microsoft folk mentoring the sessions, and the customers and partners building their solutions.

Check out the video to see the deep dive our team ran


– The features in the Azure Platform that early adopters are finding most compelling

– The emerging architectural patterns being used, such as the use of queues for durable messaging

– Discussion of recently released features for Windows Azure, and some hints for new features being announced at the PDC

– Real customer and partner solutions that are being built on the Azure Platform.