Marcus Robinson from Microsoft who will look at how DevOps practices are transforming the role of the system administrator. In this demonstration filled session Marcus will discuss why a consistent infrastructure environment is vital in enabling continuous delivery and reducing unplanned work.
Marcus has made a career out of system administration. In recent years he has witnessed the role of the system administrator evolve alongside changes in how software is delivered and consumed. The DevOps movement is now accelerating and the adoption of DevOps practices is becoming more widespread.
The session will focus on three key DevOps practices:
· Infrastructure as Code
· Configuration Management
· Release Management
Marcus will demonstrate this using
· Azure Resource Manager Templates
· PowerShell Desired State Configuration using Azure Automation DSC
· Visual Studio Team Services Release Management
This is a fantastic opportunity to hear first-hand from an industry expert and to gain an insight into how Microsoft technologies are transforming business practice.
The event is free and open to all.
1600 Arrival and Registration
1630 Part 1
1745 Part 2