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.
There’s a lot of hype around containers as a way to simplify operations, but in most container environments, it’s still your responsibility to manage VMs. With Azure Container Instances (ACI), you can run containers directly on the Azure cloud without managing any infrastructure. In this session, we dig into how you can extend a Kubernetes cluster with the Virtual Kubelet to leverage the sophisticated functionality of Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) with the simple cost-effectiveness of ACI.
Online marketplaces aren’t just for consumers and retail shopping. Research clearly points out that business and technical decision makers are increasingly looking to online marketplaces to find, try, buy and deploy software solutions and services. This is true for decision makers at businesses of all sizes – small, medium and even large enterprises. In this session we’ll explore how you can tap into these benefits and more in Microsoft’s Azure Marketplace – a marketplace designed for IT Pros and Developers. Hear why 2M customers a month are already going to Microsoft’s marketplace to discover, trial and buy cloud solutions.
Online marketplaces aren’t just for consumers and retail shopping. Research clearly points out that business decision makers are increasingly looking to online marketplaces to find, try, purchase and deploy software solutions and services. This is true for decision makers at businesses of all sizes – from small and medium sized businesses all the way up to large enterprises. In this session we’ll explore how you can leverage the Microsoft AppSource marketplace to discover more solutions that extend your deployment of Microsoft Dynamics 365 and PowerBI – with over 4,000 solutions listed and growing!
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.
In today's world, speed and availability in IT are required; but can you really have both? How can you quickly recover from a failure with minimal downtime, or almost instantaneously spin up a development environment in Azure? Answer: Using Rubrik Cloud-On. This session dives into what Microsoft Azure and Rubrik bring to the table to accelerate your move to the cloud. Jaap Brasser provides a live demonstration of migrating local production workloads to Azure and how to automate this by using the Rubrik API in combination with PowerShell. You will walk away understanding what is it takes to move workloads into Azure, knowing how to utilize Rubrik CloudOn, and with the ability to automate these processes with APIs and PowerShell.
Whether it is per business unit, per application or both, many customers have a need to enable policy based management to meet external compliance regulations or internal compliance. In this session we will go over cloud governance best practices and how Azure makes it easy to apply them across all your subscriptions so you can achieve your business goals.
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.
This session walks you through the implementation of a machine learning solution in Azure Stack.
Getting your customers to seamlessly sign-up or sign-in to an application is paramount to its success. Achieving this at scale while following constantly evolving security practices is hard. Come and learn about Azure Active Directory B2C, an enterprise-grade customer identity and access management service, and how it allows you to easily secure your consumer-facing (or citizen-facing) web and mobile applications. No matter where your users live, reach them with customizable user experiences that allow your users to sign-up/sign-in with social accounts such as Facebook or Google, or new accounts in the application.