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Azure Community Provides a forum for IT professionals to discuss and share expertise in understanding the cloud technologies available through Microsoft Azure platform.

Get to know lots of Innovative Azure Technologies which will be discussed and demonstrated by the community members. Many Startups and Organizations are working on Azure as Platform for their infrastructure and applications and our goal is to keep the members updated with new technologies, new infrastructure opportunities and challenges arise.

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Upcoming events (4+)

Cloud Engineering Summit

Online event

The Cloud Engineering Summit is a virtual day of learning for cloud practitioners that focuses on best practices for building, deploying and managing modern cloud infrastructure.

See the agenda and register: https://aka.ms/Reactor_Pulumi_CES

Deep Dive: SQL Security (Ep.5) | Data Exposed Live

Online event

Tune into the Data Exposed Live where Anna Hoffman, Data & Applied Scientist on the Azure Data team at Microsoft, shares monthly Azure SQL news/updates, deep dives into topics with product experts, as well as hosts several monthly and bi-monthly series including:
“Something Old, Something New” with Buck Woody
"Azure SQL Security" with Jason M. Anderson
"Azure SQL Virtual Machines Reimagined" with David Pless
All this and more, every Wednesday at 9 AM PT right here on Data Exposed Live.

https://channel9.msdn.com/Shows/Data-Exposed
https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/azure-sql/bg-p/AzureSQLBlog

Hosted by: Anna Hoffman, Data and Applied Scientist, Microsoft
Anna Hoffman is a Data & Applied Scientist on the Azure Data team at Microsoft. Anna has a BS in Engineering and MS in Analytics from Georgia Tech. Anna has worked in Microsoft Research, AI Engineering, and Microsoft Services in her time at Microsoft, spending several years working to democratize AI via tools and services like Azure Cognitive Services, Azure Machine Learning, and SQL Server (Machine Learning Services and Big Data Clusters). For the past few years, she is working on the Azure SQL product team and working to enable others with SQL. Anna is one of the authors of Practical Azure SQL Database for Modern Developers, available from Apress Media. Anna is also the host of Data Exposed, available on YouTube. You can follow her on Twitter at @AnalyticAnna.

Blast off with Python Series: All about Data Structures

Get started with Python in this beginners series. No need for previous Python experience, although some programming exposure would help. I’ll dive through some of the modules in the Python First Steps Learning Path, where I’ll cover all the basics of Python and end up with a fully functional Python project at the end.
To view the series event calendar, visit: https://aka.ms/BlastOffwithPythonSeries

For additional info on Python check out these modules: https://aka.ms/PythonLanguage_regpage & https://aka.ms/pythonfirststeps1

Python has several data structures that are crucial for handling and processing information. From lists to tuples and dictionaries, in this session you will get first-hand experience going through coding scenarios that will require different data structures to succeed.

Instructor: Alfredo Deza, Cloud Advocate, Microsoft
Alfredo is a passionate cloud advocate, software engineer, speaker, author, and former Olympic athlete. With almost two decades of DevOps and software engineering experience, he teaches Machine Learning Engineering and gives lectures around the world about software development, personal development, and professional sports.
He has written several books about DevOps and Python including Python For DevOps and Practical MLOps. He continues to share his knowledge about resilient infrastructure, testing, and robust development practices in courses, books, and presentations.

Pre-requisites:
Some programming experience may be helpful.

Data on Azure- What, When, How?

Online event

This event requires registration through eventbrite to receive the streaming link. Register here: https://aka.ms/WhatWhenHow

Microsoft Azure offers many data services, but how do you choose the right one for you?
In this webinar, we will cover a few of Microsoft's Azure main data services and explore what is the use case for each data service.

What we will cover?
- Data Storage Account
- Azure SQL
- Cosmos DB

Guest speaker:
Michael Yufit is a Cloud solution architect at 2bcloud. With over a decade of experience. Michael helps 2bcloud clients to design, build, and manage optimized cloud solutions on Azure. Michael has extensive experience in Infrastructure as Code (IaC), Infrastructure-as-a-Service (IaaS), and workload migration projects to public cloud providers.

This event is in partnership with 2bcloud.
2bcloud is a global cloud managed services provider (MSP) that specializes in Tech companies (startups, SME’s, ISV’s and Unicorns).
We use our passion to help companies plan, build, and run Azure based solutions by offering zero-cost consultancy, training, 24/7 support, cloud cost optimization, and much more.

Past events (175)

Global AI Student Conference

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