In this session, we introduce Secure DevOps Kit for Azure (AzSK), a hidden gem in the Microsoft Security offering. Come and learn how you can use AzSK to improve the security of your Azure environment, regardless of your current state of security and level of cloud adoption.
This session focuses on the human aspects of a DevOps implementation, and how the background and motivations of the people involved affects the technical decisions taken by the team. Learn how things such as ego, cognitive bias, and prejudice directly affect a DevOps team, and how some blockers to a DevOps strategy are not technological but human.
Learn from Microsoft Core Services Engineering & Operations (CSEO)—the IT experts who run the critical products and services that power Microsoft—how it is transforming its centralized IT services to a DevOps model. For services such as procurement (VM creation) and manageability (alerts, security patching), aligning with DevOps and decentralizing services can be straightforward. However, governance, standards, best practices, and corporate security policies continue to be a central service. Hear how they use these Azure tools to provide guardrails for organizations to comfortably build in the cloud and how you can use them, too.
The hype around containers still outweighs production deployments, but it's time for network and cloud architects to prepare for the unique challenges brought in before starting your deployment! How does Kubernetes communication work? - Container-to-container - Pod-to-pod - Pod-to-service - Service-to-external Should I use Azure CNI plug-in or not? How do I build network security? Join this session for answers, and learn the essentials of how these different overlay and underlay control planes works in an Azure Kubernetes Service context.
Microsoft Azure Stack is here! Azure Stack is an extension of Azure and delivers a competitive advantage by delivering premium services from a location optimal for the running workload. In this session we look at the uncensored field notes from a seasoned veteran of multiple Azure Stack deployments and workshops. Not only will you get the real life explanation of what Azure Stack is - you'll get the uncensored version of how Azure Stack fits into your datacenter and delivery of services.
This session walks you through the implementation of a machine learning solution in Azure Stack.
Scotiabank serves more than 24 million customers in over 50 countries. Three years ago, we undertook to become a technology company that happens to offer financial services. In this session learn about the journey of incorporating the public cloud into our digital transformation mandate to deliver banking services with scale and velocity. We will share the key tools and processes of our Platform Organization and discuss our “Accelerator” that lets us safely deliver code into a highly regulated, secure, production environment in under 30 minutes – and why we’ve open sourced this effort for anyone to use.
This talk helps you understand how to leverage the Azure Machine Learning SDK to manage and deploy ML models. We talk about tools, runs, experimentation history, and operationalization with Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) alongside Azure IoT Edge.
In this session we provide an introduction to the new capabilities in Azure Monitor. We will go over demos, use cases and the motivation to reshape the portfolio of monitoring products you love and use - Azure Monitor, Application Insights, Service Map, Log Analytics and more - into an even better and integrated monitoring product.
Ever wondered what it takes to onboard a critical workload onto the Azure Platform? That's what FastTrack for Azure does day in day out, by providing recommended architectural guidance to a multitude of different organizations around the world. In this session you will hear about advanced governance practices and recognized infrastructure patterns the FastTrack for Azure team uses to guide customers to success with Azure. Come and join us as we talk about the above and feature a recent Azure FastTrack customer sharing their experiences with the program, and how it influenced their journey to the Azure cloud.