Sessions

Henk Boelman
Developers Guide to Azure AI [Full-Day Workshop]
Henk Boelman

After a tremendous age of innovation and research in the AI field, we are moving towards the age of appliance. But how and where do you get started as a developer? In this workshop we dive into the AI platform on Microsoft Azure and find out how you as a developer you can use the power of AI in your

Room: Breakout Room C
Topics: Application Development;
Tags: Azure; Machine Learning

Luther Hill
Build a Data Pipeline in the cloud for Bird Recognition
Luther Hill

Build a cloud data pipeline to enable bird recognition from streaming video and provide descriptive information about the birds. The architecture will take live streaming video and use lambda functions to initiate image recognition, data mapping, and display the information on a webpage. This projec

Room: Breakout Room G
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Tags: .NET; Architecture; Azure; Machine Learning; Microservices; NoSQL; Python; Serverless; SQL; Windows

Brian McKeiver
Optimize Your .Net Azure App Services
Brian McKeiver

Azure App Services are basically the de facto standard as the best possible way to deploy and host a .Net Framework or .Net Core application, period. You can argue with me until you are blue in the face about other hosting methods or platforms, but you would still be wrong. However, utilizing an A

Room: Breakout Room I
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Tags: .NET; Azure; Cloud

Ken Muse
The Art of Data DevOps with SSDT
Ken Muse

As software development cycles get shorter, database development is being forced adapt the same pace, so it’s increasingly important to be able to combine Agile practices with SQL Server database development. Learn how to take advantage of SQL Server Data Tools and Azure DevOps to enable rapid, iter

Room: Breakout Room J
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Tags: Azure; Continuous Delivery; Database; DevOps; SQL; Testing

Ron Dagdag
Developing your inner Spidey Sense : Anomaly Detection for apps
Ron Dagdag

Anomaly detection is the process of identifying unexpected items or events in data sets. It’s about detecting the deviation from expected pattern of a dataset. It’s like having “spidey senses” for your apps that can detect when there’s danger or something is not right. Attend this session and learn

Room: Breakout Room I
Topics: Application Development;
Tags: .NET; Azure; Cloud; Machine Learning

Dustin Dorsey
Determining the Cost to Move to Azure
Dustin Dorsey

You have read all about moving to the cloud, spoken to colleagues who are on it and even attended events where they told you about how great it is, and YOU ARE SOLD! You recognize the benefits of storing your workloads in the cloud and ready for things to happen. Everyone agrees its the right answer

Room: Breakout Room L
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Tags: Azure; Cloud; Database; Microsoft; SQL

Michael Meadows
The Ugly Side of Serverless Apps (and How to Succeed Anyway)
Michael Meadows

AWS has Lambda, GCP has Cloud Functions, and Azure has Functions. Although they differ in implementation, they all share a basic philosophy: only pay for what you use. With this benefit, however, comes some downsides. This talk explores both the shared and platform specific considerations that devel

Room: Breakout Room H
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Tags: Architecture; AWS; Azure; Cloud; Google Cloud; Microservices; Serverless

Mike Lutz
Big Data for the Small Fry - Bootstrapping from onsite to Cloud by scaling down Netflix's ideas
Mike Lutz

There’s been a loud drum-beat about how Big Data is changing the world - but if you come from the traditional company, the kind where your main product is something other then data, odds are you've been mostly on the sidelines, trying to figure out if this is real-or-hype, and if its real, how to do

Room: Breakout Room F
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Tags: AWS; Azure; Big Data; Cloud; Google Cloud; Python

Justin Kaffenberger
Going Container-less with Service Fabric and .NET
Justin Kaffenberger

In this session, you'll learn how Service Fabric can facilitate the migration of an existing on-premise, monolithic, Windows/.NET codebase to a micro-service architecture, without the need to adopt Linux or containers in the process. Let .NET developers do what they do best, and let Service Fabric

Room: Breakout Room L
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Tags: .NET; Azure; Microservices

Matthew Groves
Developing and deploying your first ASP.NET Core Microservice to Kubernetes
Matthew Groves

Are you frustrated with your monolith or exploring a microservices architecture pattern for your next application? Kubernetes offers orchestration and tooling to make it easier to build and deploy an elastic, self-healing microservice system. In this session, we’ll build a single microservice with A

Room: Breakout Room E
Topics: Application Development;
Tags: .NET; Architecture; Azure; Cloud; Container; Database; DevOps; Docker; Microservices; Microsoft; NoSQL

Jeffrey Strauss
Practical Serverless Computing with Azure Functions
Jeffrey Strauss

Over the last several years, serverless computing has steadily become more in vogue. By now, most of us have heard industry experts and cloud hyperscalers extol the benefits of leveraging "functions as a service." We have seen the basic demos and heard the punchlines that there are, of course, still

Room: Breakout Room I
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Tags: Azure; Cloud; Serverless

Sean Whitesell
Kick-Start into Azure Networking
Sean Whitesell

With the use of cloud computing on the rise, developers are encouraged to learn more about networking and how it works in the cloud. This session is for anyone that needs to understand networking in Azure. We will cover the basics of a virtual network, network security groups, and some basic network

Room: Breakout Room H
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Tags: Architecture; Azure; Cloud

John Morehouse
Indexes: The Voodoo of SQL Server
John Morehouse

Microsoft SQL Server is a large data ecosystem with many facets that can affect how your queries perform. Facets like what kind of hardware are you using, how much memory, CPUs. Many of these facets cost money and there are many things about them that can be turned on, tweaked, or implemented to hel

Room: Breakout Room F
Topics: Application Development;
Tags: Azure; Database; Microsoft; SQL

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