Motifworks is in Philadelphia for Microsoft Azure Tour
The Microsoft Azure Tour provides a free one day technical training event for IT professionals and developers to help you be more successful in using cloud.
Top engineers from Redmond and independent experts from around the world will present 12 technical sessions and 3 unique hands-on opportunities covering the breadth of the Azure platform and the wealth of developer features including security, networking, big data, storage, identity, web, mobile, hybrid, containers, DevOps, open source, management, and the Internet of Things.
The keynote speaker in Philadelphia is Scott Guthrie – Executive Vice President Cloud + Enterprise Group
As executive vice president of the Cloud + Enterprise group, Scott Guthrie manages the engineering teams that build Microsoft Azure, Windows Server, SQL Server, Active Directory, System Center, Visual Studio, and .NET. He’s been a trail-blazer with the company for almost two decades. Since 1997, he’s made critical contributions to many key cloud, server, and development technologies at Microsoft. Prior to leading the Cloud + Enterprise group, Scott helped lead Microsoft Azure and he was also one of the original founders of the .NET project. Scott graduated with a bachelor’s degree in computer science from Duke University.
Whether you’re new to the cloud or an existing user, you’ll learn something new and walk away ready to apply your discoveries.
Motifworks is one of a select few partners chosen for an “Ask the Experts” panel, beginning at 5:30pm. We’ll have the opportunity to showcase Azure Test Drive. Azure Test Drive provides a personal sandbox environment for various pre-configured server based solutions. In just a few minutes, you can deploy and start using these solution without any IT or manual intervention. This lab is developed by Motifworks to demonstrate the speed and flexibility possible in migrating on-premise solutions to Microsoft Azure.
These test drives are provided absolutely free of charge for educational and demonstration purposes. Each Test Drive is created for a fixed period of time and includes enough free Azure resources to experience the respective solution. You can try any or all of the Test Drives at any time so feel free to experiment and explore.