Dan Patrick

Solliance

Dan Patrick

Dan Patrick is the Chief Infrastructure Architect for Solliance and a 15 year veteran at Microsoft. He has an extensive background in IT Infrastructure and Operations. Dan has both architected and lead teams building and supporting some of the largest service providers in North America with as many 15,000 Windows Servers and 120 million endpoints. Dan has worked with Azure IaaS solutions extensively since 2012. He has a passion for Virtualization with deep experience leveraging Hyper-V, Vmware, and Citrix. He is also a Clustering specialist focusing on large host clusters and SQL Always On Availability Groups. Recently Dan, authored the Networking, Azure Active Directory and Containers portion of the 70-533 Exam Reference for Microsoft Press.


Azure Migration Best Practice

Beginner
Cloud (Room 203)
10:00 AM - 10:50 AM

Learn the steps Azure customers have used to migrate applications from on-premises data centers to Azure. The migration experts share best practices they have gained with some sweat equity. The session details the recommended tools and architectures to migrate applications to Azure - including Microsoft and Linux solution across apps, data, and infrastructure components.

Getting Started with Azure IaaS

Beginner
Cloud (Room 203)
11:00 AM - 11:50 AM

In this presentation, we will get you going with Azure Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS). Topics include Compute, Storage, Networking, Hybrid-Cloud, and Azure Resource Manager. You will see demos that on each topic using the Azure Portal, PowerShell and the Azure CLI.

Introduction to Azure DevOps for IT Pros

Advanced
Cloud (Room 203)
02:00 PM - 02:50 PM

In this session, you will learn about Azure DevOps from an IT Pros perspective. As DevOps becomes more common IT Pros need to learn more about the CI/CD toolchain. Come to learn how to use Azure DevOps for your deployments.

Getting Started with Azure PaaS

Beginner
Cloud (Room 203)
04:00 PM - 04:50 PM

This session will introduce you to the world of Azure Platform as a Service. You will learn about the ,following features: PaaS Compute, Serverless, Containers,PaaS Networking & Hybrid, Messaging , Databases & Data stores.