Dave Miller, Developer Experience and Evangelism Director, Microsoft APAC
Today, developers face the challenge of evolving and growing their business. But this is an exciting time as we race to build the next-generation of applications that can instantly analyze large amounts of data, run on any device or platform, and scale to meet the needs of dynamic businesses.
Who better than Corey Sanders to take us through the nuts and bolts of what Azure IaaS is and how it works for IT professionals. Corey leads the team that designed and created Azure IaaS and is very passionate about all that it can do. He will move rapidly from the fundamentals to advanced configurations and how to use and interact with your environment.
This session is all about making the switch from programmatic infrastructure deployment ("Dear Azure, here's a list of everything I want you do, in excruciating detail"), to declarative end-state deployment ("Dear Azure, here's what I want it to look like - go, make it happen"). Azure Resource Manager enables us to define what we want our infrastructure end-state to look like using template-driven deployment. In this session we will drill deep into Azure Resource Manager and templates, and deploy live solutions.
Learn how Microsoft's Hybrid cloud backup solution can help you leverage Azure to eliminate traditional tape backup as well reduce/eliminate branch office backup infrastructure. In addition to that, we will show a cool demo backing up multiple environments which aligns with DPM's vision of supporting heterogeneous workloads. This session will also cover real world customer deployments, best practices for protecting applications in a hybrid environment.