18:00 - Registration, food, networking
18:30 - James Young of BJSS - “Blue Monday - Azure Adventures for those Accustomed to AWS”
Cloud Consultant James Young takes us through his personal experience of making the most of Azure when you've predominantly used AWS in the past. Expect a run through practical challenges and solutions for those involved with either cloud platform.
19:15 - Ian Warren of Microsoft – “The Microsoft Cloud Adoption Framework for Planning and Implementing Your Azure Strategy”
The Microsoft Cloud Adoption Framework (CAF) for Azure is the Microsoft voice for cloud adoption, consolidating and sharing best practices from Microsoft employees, partners, and customers. The framework gives enterprise customers tools, guidance, and narratives that help shape technology, business, and people strategies for riving desired business outcomes during their adoption effort.
Ian Warren, Cloud Solution Architect for Microsoft UK will cover CAF in this overview session and will be available afterwards for more detailed discussions.
20:00 - Tear down - please help us to clear up at the end
**Doors open at 18:00 with the talks starting promptly at 18:30 **
Pizza and refreshments are served at 18:00.
Please inform us if you have any specific dietary requirements or allergies.