1 Conference, 3rd edition, 18 Talks and 4 Belgians on just 1 Topic: yes it’s back #AzureConf 2014!


I’m glad to announce that October 21st, 2014 will be another packed day with nothing but Azure goodness! Willing to catch up on the newest features of the platform? Well this is your chance! Register for free for this LIVE online conference (of which the recordings will be available afterwards on Channel 9)

A mere list of 18 speakers will be talking about all the coolness Microsoft Azure has got to offer. Again I’m proud to be a Belgian, because we got 4 speakers up there all on different subjects. Who are they? Well here’s the list:

  • Maarten Balliauw will be handling “The Azure CDN”
  • Sandrino Di Mattia, aka “Mr. Azure himself”, will talk about Azure Files in his “Meet Azure Files, your new Swiss Army Knife” session
  • Sam Vanhoutte wouldn’t be Sam if he didn’t talk about things related to BizTalk services : “Microsoft Azure Hybrid Connections, an introduction”
  • And last on the Belgian delegation me, Mike Martin: “Protecting your online and on premises assets ‘Cloud Style’ “, a talk on OOTB and practices for backup management and strategy with Microsoft Azure.

But besides the “Belgians”, they have an enormous collection of quality speakers lined up for your infotainment!

  • Michael Collier
    • Inside the Azure Resource Manager
  • Chris Auld
    • Microsoft Azure Document Database Deep Dive
  • Rick G. Garibay
    • Service Assisted Device Communications on Microsoft Azure
  • Seth Juarez
    • Machine Learning on Azure
  • Eric Boyd
    • Performance Tuning Microsoft Azure SQL Database
  • Javier Lozano
    • Build Your Virtual Conference with Windows Azure
  • Tugberk Ugurlu
    • Search Like a Pro with Azure Search
  • Ido Flatow
    • Caching in Azure, there’s more to that than Azure Caching Services
  • Mike Wood
    • Being Efficient with Azure Automation
  • Lasse Knudsen
    • Migrate SQL Federation to the new Data Elasticity framework
  • Alan Smith
    • Game Services and Telemetry Processing in Microsoft Azure
  • Magnus Martensson
    • Microsoft Azure Web Jobs – the new way to run your workloads in the Cloud
  • Andy Cross
    • Azure Services for Big Data

Of course all these wonderful speakers need a good introduction and a worthy keynote. So who else than Scott Guthrie would be capable of handling all these crazy MVP’s!

Follow the conference at www.azurconf.net on October 21st , 2014, the online conference you don’t want to miss!