Application Modernisation Workshop

Microsoft Reactor London
Microsoft Reactor London
Public group


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Who is this session aimed at?
Application Developers, Technical Architects

What is this session about?
The workshop consists of team based whiteboard design sessions followed by a hands on lab.

In this workshop, you gain a better understanding of the steps involved in modernising legacy on-premises applications and infrastructure by leveraging cloud services. You also see how applications can be enhanced by adding a mix of web and mobile services, all secured using Azure Active Directory.

At the end of this workshop, your ability to design and implement a modernisation plan for organizations looking to move services from on-premises to the cloud will be improved.

Why should I attend?
In this hands-on lab, you implement the steps to modernise a legacy on-premises application, including upgrading and migrating the database to Azure and updating the application to take advantage of serverless and cloud services.

At the end of this hands-on lab, your ability to build solutions for modernising legacy on-premises applications and infrastructure using cloud services will be improved.

Attendees need to bring their own laptops!

Speaker: Steve Leonard

Steve Leonard is an experienced developer and architect working as an Azure Application Development Specialist at Microsoft within the Insurance sector.

Primarily focused on PaaS, Microservices, Serverless, Containerisation, DevOps & Security