Windows Azure Sydney User Group (WASUG) May meeting:
1.) Introduction - Conor Brady (V-TSP)
2.) Building Hybrid Applications on the Windows Azure Platform - Ershad Nozari
3.) Short discussion on what group members are doing with Windows Azure
4.) What's hot in the Cloud, David McGhee - Windows Azure Technical Specialist at Microsoft Australia
5.) Lightening Talk - 'What is the CDN' – Conor Brady
6.) Close shortly before 8pm.
Building Hybrid Applications on the Windows Azure Platform
Ershad Nozari will be presenting on 'Building Hybrid Applications on the Windows Azure Platform'. Ershad will talk about common issues you will encounter when building applications that run partly in the cloud and partly on-premises, or when you decide to migrate some elements of an existing on-premises application to the cloud. He will present 'Patterns and Best Practises' on how to solve those challenges. Ershad will demonstrate migrating an existing on-premises application to the cloud and show how to take advantage of the many features of the Windows Azure Platform to maximize security, performance scalability, and availability. The following technologies will be briefly discussed during the session
Cloud Services - Web Role, Worker Role & VM Role
SQL Database - SQL Reporting and SQL Azure Data Sync
Access Control - Federated authentication
Service Bus - Messaging Asynchronous Queues/Topics and Synchronous Relay
Cache - Distributed Cache
Ershad is a Solution Architect and a Senior Developer with 10 years’ experience as a Consultant. Ershad comes from a middleware background having primarily worked with Integration using Microsoft BizTalk Server. Ershad has worked on numerous large scale Enterprise Application Deployments across a number of verticals. During the course of last year Ershad has shifted his focus to Cloud Computing and has been digging deep into Microsoft’s Cloud Platform Windows Azure.
Lightening Talk - 'What is the CDN'
Conor Brady will do a short 5 minute talk on what is the Content Delivery Network (CDN) and explain some reasons for using a CDN.
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Venue: City Hotel (Emperor Lounge) 347 Kent Street (Corner of King Street)
Sydney City 2000
Duration 6:00PM - 7:45PM - (inc Pizza)
On: Tuesday, 29th May 2012
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Contact Windows Azure Sydney User Group President Conor Brady with any queries: conor.brady @ oakton.com.au