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Windows Azure for IT Pros


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In this session we focus on Azure from an IT Pro point of view. We see how tasks of administrators are changing and what new responsibilities they have in ‘the Cloud’. Topics : How to create a hybrid environment with Azure Connect where your application runs in the cloud but needs access to local resources like SQL Server or Exchange. How to integrate cloud applications with your enterprise AD for authentication/authorization. How to monitor health and performance of Azure application roles with SCOM and scale out more instances if needed. What is the value of the Azure VM role and how to remote desktop into the Azure machines. In this session : NO CODE, NO VISUAL STUDIO (promised!) but Hyper-V,SCOM, AD, ipv6 ….

Session level: 300

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About the speaker

Kurt Claeys

Kurt Claeys

Kurt Claeys works for Microsoft EMEA Incubation as Technology Solution Professional on Windows Azure. In this role he’s the technical resource to assist customers in the adoption of Azure implementations. Before joining Microsoft he worked as solution architect in SOA/WCF .NET projects and was trainer for many .NET development topics. Kurt has been involved in the .NET community since many years en was MVP connected systems developer.


Published Date: May 13, 2011
Presented By: Anthony de Bruyn