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All around the world, user groups and communities want to learn about Azure and Cloud Computing! On April 22, 2017, all communities will come together once again in the fifth great Global Azure Bootcamp event! #GlobalAzure

In this day, the Charlotte Microsoft Azure User Group is organizing a full day deep dive conference to help you get up to speed on developing Cloud Computing Applications for Microsoft Azure.

We are excited this year to bring you the latest updates from Azure by our experts in Charlotte with presentations and labs for all technical levels. In addition, we are working with our sponsors to provide exciting prizes and swags for our attendees.

Two side by side tracks will be available so nobody is left out, here is the finalized agenda :


8:15 a.m. - 8:45 am - Welcome & Breakfast

11:30 a.m - 12:15 p.m - Keynote
NASCAR will talk about how they've used Azure to transform their business, including race day operations with live Azure IoT race car tracking

- Betsy Grider - Managing Director, Technology Development @ NASCAR

- Stephen Byrd - Director, Technology Development @ NASCAR

12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m: Lunch

4:45 p.m - 5:15 p.m
- Closing Note
- TEKSystems Fitbit raffle
- $100 Azure Passes

Track 1

8:45 a.m -10:00 a.m - Overview of Azure IaaS & PaaS services
Evan Basalik, Principal Escalation Engineer, Microsoft
John Patrick Dandison, Cloud Solutoins Architect, Microsoft

10:15 a.m - 11:30 a.m - Cross platform mobile application development using Xamarin

Richard Taylor, Tech. Lead, Logical Advantage

1:45 p.m - 3:00 p.m - Working with Azure Application Insights

Nasir Syed, Sr. Azure Consultant, Microsoft

3:15-4:30 - Mind Blowing Internet of Things (IoT) Projects with Azure Services

Dan Thyer, CTO, Logical Advantage

Track 2

8:45 a.m-10:00 a.m - Operations Management Suite (OMS) - Introduction, Log Analytics and Compliance

Jose Rodas, Premier Field Engineer, Microsoft10:15 a.m -

11:30 a.m - Containers with Azure
Peter Lasne, Senior Software Development Engineer, Microsoft

1:45 p.m - 3:00 p.m - Overview of Cortana Intelligence Suite
Melissa Coates, Analytics Architect, SentryOne (SQL Sentry)

3:15-4:30 - Azure Hands On Labs
John Patrick Dandison, Cloud Solutoins Architect, MicrosoftDonnie Trumpower, Cardinal Solutions, Nathan Swift, Cloud Solution Architect @ Microsoft

Word from our sponsors TEKsystems:

TEKsystems is excited to be a sponsor for this event and looking forward to meeting all of you! Please stop by our table to enter to win in our Fitbit raffle giveaway and learn more about how TEKsystems can help you advance your career!