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Azure, Azure, Azure

Calendar of UK based Azure workshops from our tech team

Your Journey to the Microsoft Azure Cloud – A Briefing for Software Solution Businesses – Roadshow In this technical briefing, we will share the secrets from the different options to design and build apps in the cloud with Azure. Whether you are migrating existing applications “as is” to the cloud, optimising existing solutions and systems… Read more

Register for Microsoft UK ‘Code With’ Azure hacks 2017/18

Our Microsoft UK One Commercial Partner team plan to run a new series of “code with“ hacks over the 2017/18 period, focused on a number of key Azure related technologies and scenarios. In these hacks, which typically take place at our Reading offices, around a dozen companies or so come and join our technical team… Read more

Microsoft Azure helps pet technology startup PitPat

If you are a fan of the BBC TV series Dragon’s Den, then you may remember PitPat, who featured in series 14, episode 6, where CEO Andrew Nowell came in to pitch for his new activity monitor which attaches to a dog’s collar and records their movements such as running, walking, sleeping and playing Since… Read more

Getting up and going with Windows Containers on Microsoft Azure

If you are reading this, then you are probably someone with a Microsoft Windows background, who has perhaps been watching the recent discussions around Containers and Docker, and wondering what it all means in the world of Windows development. Well, the good news is that here has never been a better to start investigating this… Read more

Our team go out on the road to talk about Azure

Our Microsoft team are back out on the road in the UK this summer talking techie about all things Azure – join them to find out more….   12 Things to Consider when Moving to Azure Cloud – An Interactive Workshop – Aug 8th and 15th Have you been evaluating Azure as a possible platform… Read more