[Event] Distributor and Partner Azure Enablement - January 2017

Thanks for attending the Distributor and Partner Azure Enablement event. I hope everyone finds the session useful. As promised, here are some links and questions I collected from the session.

Do also checkout https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/community/events/ for any upcoming events.

Q&A:

Q1: How about scenario where my data need to remain within country. Can I still use Azure to deploy my services?

A1: Assuming customer is sure that data sovereignty is important, the best thing we could do is to propose Hybrid solutions.

Q2: For virtual machines in the cloud, how does azure handle my backup

Q2: If your VM is already in Azure, you can use Azure Backup to backup the machines in scheduled basis. You can also use Azure Site Recovery to achieve disaster recovery for VMs in Azure or other cloud service provider.

Links:

TCO Calculator

https://tco.microsoft.com

Azure AWS Service Mapping

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/guidance/guidance-azure-for-aws-professionals-service-map

[slides coming soon]