Azure Websites Lunch & Learn – More than Hosting - Kitchener

Thursday, March 26th, 2015

11:30 AM - 1:30 PM (EST)

Communitech Hub
The Tannery Building
Atlas/Matrix Room
151 Charles St W
Suite 100 Kitchener Ontario N2G 1H6

In this session, you'll learn the many different ways to deploy, manage & scale .NET, PHP, Node.js, Python and Java websites and web apps on Azure. This includes cloud best practices like integrated source control & continuous deployment with Git and GitHub, auto scaling, web jobs, caching, backups, staging environments, and more. Join Microsoft in this demo-heavy overview of Microsoft Azure Websites and learn how eligible startups can get up to $60,000 in free Azure credits through BizSpark.


Why Should I Attend? To learn best practices such as continuous deployment, backups, staging, and more, and include core features of Azure Websites beyond just hosting your site or app.


Who Should Attend? Developers, Dev Ops, and IT Professionals interested in learning more about Azure Websites & PaaS.


Assumed Attendee Knowledge:

  • Basic knowledge of the following is beneficial but not required to attend and learn:
    • Web development
    • Source control
    • Deployment strategies such as continuous deployment
    • Cloud/hosting experience


Level Tag for Technical Talk: 300


Top Five Things You Will Learn:

  1. How to create an Azure Website
  2. How to integrate with source control systems like Git and GitHub for continuous deployment 
  3. How to scale your website manually and automatically
  4. How to create a staging environment for your site
  5. How to automatically backup your site

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