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Azure Technical briefings out about in the UK

 Our technical team have been out and about across the UK meeting with software companies, talking about Azure and the journey to cloud. The briefings we have run have explored the various aspects of the journey that many people have encountered in their to move to the cloud:

Lift and shift to get onto Azure quickly and easily, using virtual machines and our Infrastructure as a Service offering

– Make small changes to reduce running costs and enhance scalability and availability using our Platform as a Service capabilities

– Undertake some elements of redesign to start harnessing the power of serverless computing via Azure Functions, Logic Apps and Power BI

– Explore the next wave of technology innovation such as Machine Learning, AI and Bots.

In the sessions we explore architectural design and best practices. You can find the slides here.

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Here are some of the briefings we have coming up:

Designing Highly Scalable and Available Cloud Solutions – What to do and What to avoid – London, September 27th, 2017

We will explore the key critical considerations when building secure, scalable and highly available cloud-based solutions. We will share the secrets, based on a wealth of real-life implementation scenarios, of what to look for and what to avoid. Which are the architectural patterns that are effective and what are the implementation and business benefits of using them? Register

Azure Serverless & Microservices – London October 10th, 2017

What if you could spend all your time building and deploying great apps, and none of your time managing servers? Server less computing lets you do just that, because the infrastructure you need to run and scale your apps is managed for you. Alternatively, are you using a monolith architecture at work and keen to learn how you can decompose it into discreet microservices? Our technical experts will walk through Microsoft’s offering with talks and demos highlighting what to look for and what to avoid. Waitlist Register

GDPR, Security and Privacy features for cloud applications – London, October 17th, 2017

Join us for a day in which we explore Microsoft Azure and the services and features related to security, privacy, governance and GDPR. In this workshop we will explore how to secure your investments, infrastructure, data and applications whilst covering topics such as security patterns, access control, identity, networking, hybrid configurations, databases and threat detection. Waitlist Register

Azure, Data and the Intelligent Cloud, London November 9th, 2017

Are you collecting and managing all the data from your applications and systems that could give you better insights into their usage? Do you think you could learn more from the data you have? Do you want the power of machine learning and AI in your hands without the cost of a dedicated AI team? Come along for the day and learn how you can process and act on events and telemetry, and run machine learning models and deep learning on Azure in a fraction of the time of starting from scratch. We will show how to leverage services as Azure Event Hubs, Data Lake, Workbooks, Machine Learning and more. Register

How to Deploy, Manage, Support and Operate Azure Based Services – London, November 16th, 2017

This technical briefing will explore how you deploy, manage, support and operate Azure based services. What are the tools, tricks and services that you can employ to help your solution get up and running quickly and smoothly on the Azure platform? Our technical experts will share the secrets, based on a wealth of real life implementation scenarios, of what to look for and what to avoid. Register

Azure Technical Briefing: “Rub DevOps on it”– London, December 7th, 2017

DevOps is the union of people, process, and products to enable the continuous delivery of applications and resources. In this technical briefing, will walk through Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) and all the tools you need to automatically build and deploy your software in the cloud. We will touch on Agile planning tools with code delivery and automated web tests surfaced into Application Insights to help provide actionable metrics. Register

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