Azure Functions 2.0: Enterprise-Grade Serverless

Serverless architectures – where managed servers are provisioned and scaled on-demand, freeing up time and money to focus on code – are seeing increasing mainstream adoption, but enterprise-grade applications have additional challenges such as networking, security, durability, and workflow complexity. Learn about the solutions to these challenges that Azure Functions, …

Azure Storage Architecture: Getting the Most out of IaaS Storage

This session will run through the different storage types available in Azure, Block Blobs, Page Blobs, Files, Tables and Queues. It will explain the internals of how azure storage is delivered so that you can understand how best architect your storage to get the best performance from applications. Finally, it …

Optimizing the Public Cloud for Cost and Scalability with Cassandra at MetricsHub

MetricsHub is a monitoring and scalability service for public clouds, allowing companies to continuously gather data from their systems and auto-scale their deployments to optimize service costs. Taking advantage of Cassandra rapid ingestion rates, reliable replication model, and easiness of deployment, Metrics Hub can handle billions of datapoints per day. …

Highly Available Geo-Redundant Cloud Solutions with Windows Azure

Look at the requirements for highly available applications in the cloud and explore architectures and common patterns you can apply to your Windows Azure solutions. You will explore the available practical techniques for high availably, geo-redundancy and disaster recovery and review specific customer examples from the field.