#OSSFridays Skype meetup is back!

Posted on October 3, 2017

C+E Azure Architect, Global black belt

Join us for Open Source Fridays meetup via Skype with the Azure Global Black belts (GBBs). This online meet-up style Skype session will cover various Open Source and Linux solutions in the Microsoft Azure Cloud. We will highlight various ways Microsoft has embraced open source and the contributions back into OSS.

This is a monthly meetup for the first friday of each month and will start at 11:00 am EST/8am PST on this Skype link. The next session is October 6, 2017. Calendar invites can also be dowloaded here: http://aka.ms/OSSFridaysInvite.    

The typical agenda:

  • Intros & latest OSS updates on Azure - 10 minutes 
  • Deep dive topic of the month - 20 minutes
  • OSS Partner Spotlight - 25 minutes
  • Open Q&A

You can view previous recordings here: http://aka.ms/OSSFridays

Here is the agenda for this week's session:   

November 3, 2017

  • Intros and updates
  • AKS - Managed Kubernetes service 
  • OSS Events calendar
  • Partner Spotlights
    • Docker - MTA update and K8S announcement
    • Cloudera - Altus PaaS preview and demo
  • Open Q&A

Previous session agendas:   

October 6, 2017

  • Microsoft's transformation with Open Source
    • John Gossman - Distinguished engineer & Linux Foundation board member
  • Recap of OSS events and happenings since the last OSSFridays
  • Ignite 2017 review of OSS News
  • Partner Spotlight:  Pivotal.io
    • Pivotal and Microsoft's partnership & technical investment areas
    • Modernizing the application platform with Pivotal Cloud Foundry
  • Open Q&A

Please contact us at GBBOSS@microsoft.com if you have any questions or have any opportunities you need GBB help with.