Experts Live Europe

districtUP GmbH

Bundesgasse 26

3011 Bern

Switzerland

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Pre-Conference Details

Pre-Conf 1:

Azure initialization from zero to hero: onboarding, governance & resources deployment

Michael Rüefli

Microsoft MVP 

Switzerland

Phoummala Schmitt

Microsoft Senior Cloud Advocate

United States

In this master class you’ll learn to take the right steps towards a successful cloud adoption with Microsoft Azure. You’ve probably heard a lot about governance, onboarding,  preventing resource sprawl and uncontrollable costs in the cloud. This all-day class will guide you through the most important aspects when building and operating solutions built on Microsoft Azure services.

Mainly covered topics:

  • Azure Deployment Strategies

  • Azure Onboarding

  • Azure Governance
  • Azure Governance as Code

  • Azure Policy & Blueprints

  • Azure Security Baseline

  • Azure Cost Management

  • Infrastructure as Code

Targeted Audience:

  • IT Professionals

  • Architects

  • Administrators

  • Engineers

Level: 

  • 200-300

 

Pre-Conf 2:

Cloud & Datacenter Management with Microsoft System Center & Windows Server 2019

Kevin Greene

Microsoft MVP 

Ireland

Robert Hedblom

Microsoft MVP 

Sweden

If like most businesses, you're responsible for managing and monitoring a combination of on-premises and cloud-based workloads, then this pre-conf session will equip you with the tools and real-world knowledge you need to keep things running smoothly. You'll get a run-through of all the new capabilities of System Center 2019 along with an overview of the new Azure-attach features in Windows Server 2019. We'll close out the day with a 'Notes from the Field' section - where we'll share our real-world experiences of managing hybrid cloud environments with System Center, Azure and Windows Server.

Mainly covered topics:

  • Windows Server 2019

  • System Center 2019

  • Windows Admin Center

  • Azure-attached Management

Targeted Audience:

  • IT Professionals

  • Architects

  • Administrators

  • Engineers

Level: 

  • 200

Pre-Conf 3:

Microsoft Security lighthouse - how enterprise environments can protect against current cyber threats

Maarten Goet

Microsoft MVP 

The Netherlands

Alexander Benoit

Microsoft MVP 

Germany

Cyber Security & Defense is the emerging topic of the IT industry these days. A secure environment no longer consists of just a well-maintained firewall or a well-managed network. Rather, it is made up of several layers. Microsoft offers a deep bench of advanced threat protection technologies, but how do they work together? In this session, we will cover a few real-world scenarios and attack kill chains to highlight the benefits of full coverage to prevent cyber threats.

Mainly covered topics:

  • Microsoft Security: the big picture

  • Windows Defender ATP

  • Cloud App Security

  • Azure ATP

  • Azure Security Center

  • Azure Sentinel

  • Advanced Hunting with Azure Notebooks

Targeted Audience:

  • Architects

  • Engineers

  • Operators

  • Security Analysts

Level: 

  • 300

 
 

Pre-Conf 4:

Productivity happens in the cloud: mastering the modern workplace for enterprises using with Microsoft 365

Jan Ketil Skanke

Microsoft MVP 

Norway

Ståle Hansen

Microsoft MVP 

Norway

Microsoft 365 is based on Office 365, EMS and Windows 10, but the Microsoft 365 SKU's are more than just a combination of products. This pre-day focuses on how to implement the core story of Microsoft 365, which is Secure Productivity and Modern IT combined. 

Mainly covered topics:

  • Modern Workplace with Microsoft 365

  • Modern Productivity (Teams, PowerShell)

  • Modern IT (Win10, Secure Access)

Targeted Audience:

  • Architects

  • Consultants

  • Engineers

  • Administrators

 

Level: 

  • 200-300