Cloudy with a Chance of Azure - Setting up SharePoint 2013 as a Demo/Test Environment on Azure
Speaker - Avinash Kondagunta
While most SharePoint farms are currently deployed on-premise, the future of SharePoint implementations is in the cloud. One might ask, why should we look to the cloud? Well, with the introduction of SharePoint 2013 and the latest capabilities in Windows Azure, SharePoint consultants have a value proposition in deploying SharePoint farms on Windows Azure. In this demo, we will discuss the advantages of using Windows Azure for SharePoint deployments and an overview on how to automatically deploy a SP2013 farm on Windows Azure using PowerShell scripts.
Avinash Kondagunta is a seasoned SharePoint Developer with over 4 years of experience working on large SharePoint implementations. He is a Microsoft Certified SharePoint Solution Developer (MCTS) and Microsoft Certified Professional Developer(MCPD) in SP2010. As a seasoned SharePoint Consultant at Trifecta Solutions, he has more than 8 years of experience of designing, developing and implementing custom software solutions using Microsoft (and open source) technologies.