Canada – Ottawa
22/04/2017 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Theme: Introduction Azure for Web Developers
Level: .NET developer wanting to take his first steps with Azure. (If you have already attended an Azure BootCamp or if you are familiar with Azure, this day is not for you.)
This day will be focused on practice. You must bring your laptop. Throughout the day, you will build a Web application running on Azure and using a multitude of Azure services all in “live coding” following the speakers.
Prerequisite (be ready before you arrive)
- Azure subscription (here for a free trial: https://azure.microsoft.com/en-ca/free/)
- Visual Studio 2015 Update 3 (https://www.visualstudio.com/en-us/news/releasenotes/vs2015-update3-vs)
- Latest Azure SDK (https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=54289)
Food & Drink
- Light breakfast bagel, coffee
- Lunch Freshii wraps
9h00-9h30 Intro + Portal Azure
Introduction of the day and introduction to the portal
Speaker: Eric Leonard, Frank Boucher
9h30-10h15 Web Apps
Creating and deploying a website with Visual Studio. Overview of settings and options in Visual Studio and in the Azure portal.
Speaker: Chris Hardie
10h15-11h00 Azure Storage
Exploring Azure Storage and saving a message in the Storage Queue. Using the Visual Studio tooling.
Speaker: Marc Dugas
11h15-12h00 Azure Functions
Serverless computing is popular these days, and you’ll see how to create an Azure function whose trigger will be adding the message to a Storage Queue.
Speaker: Frank Boucher
12h45-13h15 Microsoft Cognitive Services
You will see how to evaluate a text using the Sentiment Analysis API in order to extract its feeling (positive or negative).
Speaker: Vincent Lerouvillois
You know relational databases like SQL Server but do you know the NoSQL? You will see how to save the data collected in the DocumentDB database.
Speaker: Joel Hebert
14h30-15h15 Monitoring with App Insights
Once deployed, it is important to monitor our application. Application Insights is the perfect service for this task. Let’s monitor the performance and usage of our web application.
Speaker: Joel Hebert
You will see how to script your environment to easily recreate it using an ARM script.
Speaker: Edwin M Sarmiento, John K
Global Azure Boot camp. Max 15 seats. For Developers.