• Enterprise Systems Integration and Hybrid Cloud with Azure

    Microsoft Corporation

    Enterprise Systems Integration and Hybrid Cloud with Azure In this session we will provide an overview and demos of Azure Integration Services, an enterprise-ready, fully integrated, event-based, serverless compute experience, driving efficiency and consistency in integrating applications across the cloud and on-premises. Speaker Bio: Pupun Das is a Cloud Solution Architect at Microsoft with over 15 years of industry experience focused on enterprise cloud and enabling digital transformation through cloud-native technologies.

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  • Power BI Overview

    Microsoft Training Center

    "We all know that businesses rely on applications for everything from sales, talent, field service, finance, manufacturing, to marketing and more. These applications provide users with information they need to do their jobs well. However, statistics tell us that fewer than 22% of employees have access to analytical insights that would help them make decisions based on facts and not opinions. And in some ways, this number being so low makes sense because delivering even the minimum is still fairly complex. You have to connect to a variety of data sources, you have to create visualizations, ones that make sense… and rendering on multiple platforms. As the No.1 BI tool according to Gartner, Power BI enhances your experience with your data, which allows you to connect any data, analyze it in any way and rendering it anywhere. This is a level 100 presentation, the presenter will provide an overview of Power BI and demonstrate some of its key capabilities." Our presenter Annie Xu is a Microsoft cloud solution architect focusing on Data and AI. She has comprehensive educational and working experience in business intelligence, database development and data engineering. In addition, she is building up her skills around AI and Machine Learning. Annie speaks at DMV area Power BI, SQL and Azure user groups. You are welcome to read her blog: https://xuanalytics.com or connect her through LinkedIn @anniexu1990

  • Unlocking the Cloud Operating Model with HashiCorp Solutions

    Microsoft Training Center

    "Unlocking the Cloud Operating Model with HashiCorp Solutions. Join us as we discuss hybrid/multi-cloud provisioning using HashiCorp Terraform. We'll discuss how Terraform automates provisioning resources using a "Workflow not Technology" approach based on infrastructure as code to consistently provision and manage Microsoft Azure (or any cloud) infrastructure, resources, and services. HashiCorp is an innovator in Hybrid/Multi Cloud Infrastructure Automation Solutions. HashiCorp provides consistent workflows to provision, secure, connect, and run any infrastructure for any application." Tim Olson, HashiCorp Sr. Solutions Architect will be presenting this topic. Tim is a Dynamic Technology Evangelist for converged systems, Software Defined Environments, next generation IT/Service Delivery, and Cloud Solutions. Sales Lead/Technical Specialist/Evangelist focusing on Federal Government customers providing Next Generation IT technology and vision briefings (Technology Evangelist), technical, architectural, design, and pre-sales solutions support. Highly skilled communicator and experienced in technology evangelism and architectural vision presentations and briefings.

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  • Recap of Microsoft Build 2019 Developer Conference Announcements

    Microsoft Training Center

    Hello Everyone, Thanks to everyone who made it out to the Azure Databricks Meet Up. This month we will cover a recap of Microsoft Build Developer conference. The Build event takes place the week before our meeting. Some of the areas that we will discuss at the meetup will be around Containers, AI / Machine Learning, Serverless, DevOps, IoT, Mixed Reality and Power Platform. Pupun Das, a cloud solution architect from Microsoft will be leading this Meetup (along with other cloud solution architect's from Microsoft). Snacks and drinks will be provided.

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  • Azure Databricks Overview

    Microsoft Training Center

    Join us for as we talk about Azure Databricks. Agenda Overview Accelerate big data analytics and artificial intelligence (AI) solutions with Azure Databricks, a fast, easy and collaborative Apache Spark–based analytics service. The presentation will go over types of workload supported such as streaming, big data workloads, machine learning etc. Here are the topics that will be covered. • Spark Overview • Azure Databricks Overview of the offering Core Concepts • Secure Collaboration Azure Active Directory Integration Fine Grained Permission and Access Control • Core Artifacts Clusters, Jobs, Notebooks, Libraries, Workspaces, Folders • Spark Application Workloads Data Analytics, Stream Analytics, Machine Learning, Graph Processing • Performance • CLI and Rest APIs Arief Bavan, a cloud solution architect from Microsoft will be leading this Meetup. Snacks and drinks will be provided.

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  • Azure Active Directory Deep Dive

    Microsoft Training Center

    Join us for as we talk about Azure Active Directory. We will talk about how to use it for Azure Governance. What are the different options like B2C, B2B and Domain Services. Demos of setting up B2C policies and conditions. What options are available for machine authentication with Azure AD. Demo of how to build Azure Web Apps that have Azure AD integration. How other companies are using Azure AD. Joe Joyce, a cloud solution architect from Microsoft will be leading this Meetup. Snacks and drinks will be provided.

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  • Azure Governance and Management Overview

    Microsoft Training Center

    Join us for as we talk about Azure Governance. We will discuss and have demos on Azure Blueprints, Policy, Management Groups, Role Based Access, and Tagging. We will talk about best design practices for governance and management as well as challenges seen in the field on these topics. Joe Joyce, a cloud solution architect from Microsoft will be leading this Meetup. Snacks and drinks will be provided.

  • Azure DevOps Overview

    Microsoft Training Center

    Agenda to follow soon.

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  • Containers and Serverless Deployments in Azure

    Microsoft Training Center

    We will talk about choices for Containers in Azure. Deployment best practices for Azure Kubernetes Service. Demos of Azure Function Apps and Logic Apps as well as use cases for Serverless designs. Snacks and drinks will be provided.

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  • Blockchain Scenarios on Azure

    Microsoft

    Cloud Solution Architect Arief Bavan from Microsoft who is one of the most respected Data Architect's in the field. Arief will lead a discussion on Blockchain in Azure. Topics will include what is a Blockchain, architecture best practices, built-in integration, and use cases. Arief will also explain what Azure Blockchain Workbench is and show a live demo of this service. Snacks and drinks will be provided. Room 3054

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