Every week starting June 1, 2022 through June 29, 2022 (4 episodes)

Learn Live: FastTrack for Azure

Learn along with expert Azure engineers as they walkthrough hands-on exercises, share demos, and answer your questions live to help connect the dots and accelerate your Azure solution deployment. This interactive and on-demand series will cover a variety of Azure solution areas directly requested by customers; and even lets you ask questions afterward by using #fasttrack-azure tag in Q&A.

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Modern Data Warehouse - Designing, making & operating

Modern Data Warehouse - Designing, making & operating: June 1, 2022 2:00PM - 3:30PM (Australian Eastern timezone)

As more businesses become data-driven, Modern Data Warehouse (MDW) solutions have exploded in popularity with numerous architectures and technologies to support them. Deciding on which architecture and set of technologies to include in your MDW project can be overwhelming, however. In this session you will learn important things to consider to produce a MDW design and best practices to deploy successfully into Azure. Based on lessons learned from working with hundreds of organizations, topics include architecture, security, business continuity, governance, monitoring, development practices and many more. Join us so we can fast-track your next MDW project. In this episode, you will:

  • Understand what a Modern Data Warehouse is and the steps required to take that high level concept to a solution in Azure.
  • Learn where you need to focus when embarking on your MDW project and the key decision points that can unblock and accelerate your project.
  • Discover the best practices for operating and maintaining a MDW
Azure Cosmos DB - How to design and implement for SQL API

Azure Cosmos DB - How to design and implement for SQL API: June 8, 2022 10:00AM - 11:30AM (Central European timezone)

In this session you will learn how to design and develop for Azure Cosmos DB SQL API. We will take you through an end-to-end scenario and share recommended practices along the way. This session will be demo driven. In this episode, you will:

  • Learn data modeling best practices
  • Learn how to tune queries
  • Learn how to interpret Monitoring metrics and identify issues upfront
Choosing Your Application Modernization Approach in Azure

Choosing Your Application Modernization Approach in Azure: June 15, 2022 2:00PM - 3:30PM (Australian Eastern timezone)

In this session, you'll learn the reasons why you should modernize your applications when moving workloads to Azure. Then we'll cover how you can choose the right Azure services for your modernization approach. In this episode, you will:

  • Learn three different approaches to migration and modernization.
  • Learn how to choose the right Azure services to architect and modernize your applications
  • Learn different migration and modernization architectures.
Building and Deploying to Azure with GitHub Actions

Building and Deploying to Azure with GitHub Actions: June 29, 2022 10:00AM - 11:30AM (Pacific)

In this session, you'll learn GitHub Workflows and Actions as we build and deploy applications to Azure. Then we'll cover DevOps best practices in GitHub such as Continuous Integration (CI) / Continuous Delivery (CD). In this episode, you will:

  • Discover GitHub Actions & Workflows
  • Configure your Environments and Secrets
  • Learn the basic application CI and CD workflow

Our Speakers and Moderators

  • Andreas Botsikas

    Senior Service Engineer, Microsoft

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  • Ben Harding

    FastTrack for Azure Engineer, Microsoft

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  • Chris Ayers

    Senior Customer Engineer, Microsoft

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  • Cyrille Visser

    Service Engineer, Microsoft

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  • Liliam Cristiman Leme

    Azure Fast Track Engineer, Microsoft

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  • Mauro Contreras

    FastTrack for Azure Senior Customer Engineer, Microsoft

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  • Michael Bazarewsky

    FastTrack for Azure Senior Customer Engineer, Microsoft

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  • Miho Yamamoto

    Senior Customer Engineer, Microsoft

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  • Nitin Mehta

    Cloud Solution Architect, Microsoft

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  • Osamu Hirayama

    Principal Customer Engineer, Microsoft

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  • Romaan Shair

    Fast Track Customer Engineer for Azure, Microsoft

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  • Ryan CrawCour

    Principal Software Engineer, FastTrack Azure Engineering, Microsoft

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  • Satheeshkumar Manoharan

    Cloud Solution Architect, Microsoft

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  • Tetsuaki Kokura

    Security Engineer, Microsoft

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  • Victor Worapon Viriyaampanond

    Senior Customer Engineer, Microsoft

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  • Will Velida

    Customer Engineer II, FastTrack for Azure, Microsoft

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  • Yasukuni Morishima

    Customer Engineer, FastTrack for Azure, Microsoft

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Frequently Asked Questions

Is there a cost to attend the event?

The event is free! You can join Learn TV to the stream content for free!

When does the event take place?

Every week starting June 1, 2022 through June 29, 2022

Will this event be available on-demand?

Yes! You can stream our past events anytime! Browse all Learn Live to stream anytime.

Where does the event take place?

This event series is virtual! Join us and thousands of others to enjoy the experience from the comfort of your own home, office, or device.

What language are episodes delivered in?

This show is delivered in English. Captioning in 14 different languages will be available in the recordings, made available 48 hours after each live show at Learn Live.

Code of Conduct

We seek to provide a respectful, friendly, professional experience for everyone, regardless of gender, sexual orientation, physical appearance, disability, age, race or religion. We do not tolerate any behavior that is degrading to any gender, race, sexual orientation, or disability, or any behavior that would be deemed harassment or discrimination. Individuals are responsible for knowing and abiding by our standards and we encourage everyone to assist in creating a welcoming and safe environment. Additionally, we strive to treat our shared planet with the same amount of respect. Please report any questions, concerns, or disruptive activity or behavior to the organizing team, so that we can address the issue immediately.