21.apr Athens, Greece

Global Azure Bootcamp 2018 Athens

One day full of Microsoft Azure and the Cloud

Global Azure Bootcamp 2018

One day event where everyone, globally, talks about the expanding universe of Microsoft Azure!



Global Azure Bootcamp 2018 Athens

Welcome to Global Azure Bootcamp! Around the world user groups and communities want to learn about Azure and Cloud Computing! On April 21, 2018, all communities will come together once again in the fifth great Global Azure Bootcamp event! Each user group will organize their own one day deep dive class on Azure the way they see fit and how it works for their members. The result is that thousands of people get to learn about Azure and join together online under the social hashtag #GlobalAzure! Join hundreds of other organizers to help out and be part of the experience!

A Community of Communities!

Learning about Azure is a massive undertaking for anyone. The Azure Cloud Platform is really big and offers a very long list of great services. How do you get a grip on it all? Together!

Who should sign up!
  • Anyone wanting to learn about Azure and cloud computing.
Deep Dive Sessions

One full day of deep dive sessions on Azure for Developers and IT Pro's delivered by the experts to get you started on complex topics like Azure Ap Services, IoT, Machine Learning, Cognitive Services, Containers and a lot more.

Have questions, need to discuss your technical issues, or looking for some advise, do attend to speak to the experts.

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Schedule

Vast number of different speeches
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10:00 - 10:45
Welcome keynote
Konstantinos Pantos, Paris Polyzos, Pantelis Apostolidis

Monitor your live web application. Detect performance anomalies and view powerful analytics tools to help you diagnose issues and to understand what users actually do with your app.

Paris Polyzos

Azure SQL Database is Microsoft's Database as a Service offering. This session will help you take advantage of your existing SQL Server skills and learn about managing, high availability, and performance of this cloud first solution.

Antonios Chatzipavlis

What is Azure SQL Data Warehouse. Differences between traditional data warehouses an Azure data warehouse. Various techniques to bring data into Azure SQL DW. How does SQL Data Warehouse integrate with other Azure services.

Christos Siamentzas

Containerization is only for stateless workloads. That's not true! In this session, we'll demonstrate and discuss best practices of using Azure Container Instances and Azure Container Service with Kubernetes to scale stateful workloads on Azure. Demo includes a multiplayer FPS game, so ... gear up!

Dimitris-Ilias Gkanatsios

As you put your resources in Azure, you need to consider how to secure, protect and monitor them. In the past, you needed additional security, backup or monitoring tools to secure and well manage your resources. Not anymore.In this demo-heavy session we are going to see how Azure provides a built-in support to enable a secure and well-managed production VMs.

Vaggelis Kappas

During this session you will learn how to detect and investigate advanced cyber-attacks using Windows Defender ATP. We will talk about RS4-Automated Response capabilities that are currently in Preview and point out the differences between Windows Defender ATP, O365 ATP and Azure ATP.

Michail Angelos Haggar

Ιn this session we will explain the key capabilities of Azure storage, compute and networking. We will outline the type of workloads that can run on Azure IaaS, the available compute options, how to do backup/DR, management, storage configuration, resiliency, scalability and networking, including demos for some of the features. This session is an introduction to Azure IaaS, an update on all new capabilities that are offered today, as well as a roadmap on what is coming in the future.

Panos Macheras

Ιn this demo heavy session we will be exploring how to modernize your existing applications to increase performance, scalability and availability. Using data searching queries with Elasticsearch, visualizing data with Kibana, and showing how these technologies can integrate with out ASP.NET core applications and finally how to take advantage of Kubernetes in Azure to deploy our application with confidence in availability and scalability.

Kostas Pantos

We are going to discover an automated CI/CD pipeline built on top of Azure Services. We will utilize exciting tools, services, and technologies in order to create a set-it-and-forget-it flow to integrate and deliver code with confidence.

Konstantinos Demiris
Konstantinos Boutsioulis | Michalis Nikolaidis

We will see how to have Resilient and Global Available apps using Microsoft Azure PaaS, that will keep alive even after a full Region failure.

Pantelis Apostolidis

Presentation of 4 years Project with Microsoft CRM self-hosted on Microsoft Azure VM servers. Challenges, integration with other web services, ease of use, accessibility to stakeholders.

Elias Solomonidis

Let's navigate together though the Azure portal, create a host environment and deploy a Web App within minutes. Zero programming experience is required, just an Azure subscription.

Panagiotis Kagias

Speakers

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Paris Polyzos

Paris Polyzos

Senior Software Engineer / Microsoft Azure MVP

Paris is a Senior Software Engineer and a Microsoft Azure MVP. He holds an MSc in Electical & Computer Engineering; he is passionate about the Web, Microsoft Technologies and the cloud!

Konstantinos Pantos

Kostas Pantos

Cloud Solutions Architect @ Microsoft

Since 2001, when I started my professional career, I was given the opportunity to work with some of the largest Greek Software development Companies and worked with cutting edge Microsoft technologies. Nowadays I work as a Solutions Architect for Microsoft where I focus in providing innovative cloud solutions.

Vaggelis Kappas

Vaggelis Kappas

Solution Specialist for Azure Apps & Infra @ Microsoft

Microsoft Solution Specialist for Azure Applications and Infrastructure, that is helping enterprise customers to realize the benefits and value of Cloud. Administrative member and moderator of autoexec.gr. Frequent speaker on technology events organized by the major IT communities in Greece, such as autoexec.gr and azureheads.gr. Proud husband and dad.

Nasos Loukas

Antonios Chatzipavlis

SQL Server Data Platform Expert @ SiEBEN

Antonios has been involved with computers since 1982. He started his professional carrier in IT, especially in software development in 1988. In 1998 he started his carrier as Microsoft Certified Trainer in Microsoft development products. He is also the founder of sqlschool.gr and a moderator of autoexec.gr

Vangelis Kapsalakis

Vangelis Kapsalakis

SSP Cloud Infrastructure @ Microsoft

Vangelis is a Cloud Infrastructure Solution Specialist in Microsoft Hellas covering Microsoft Enterprise Accounts in Greece, Cyprus and Malta. He started his carrier as an IT Consultant and as a Premier Field Engineer in Microsoft Hellas. He is an active member and moderator in autoexec.gr.

Pantelis Apostolidis

Pantelis Apostolidis

Solution Architect @ Office Line SA

Passionate about IS technologies especially Microsoft Azure | MCSE Cloud Platform & Infrastructure and Productivity | Microsoft Azure MVP | Husband | DAD

Dimitris-Ilias Gkanatsios

Dimitris-Ilias Gkanatsios

Technical Evangelist, Microsoft Greece, Cyprus and Malta @ Microsoft Hellas

Dimitris-Ilias has been working as a Technical Evangelist in Microsoft Greece, Cyprus and Malta for 10 years, helping startups/software houses/students and independent developers use the greatest and latest Microsoft technologies. He loves running and playing video games (with the latter heavily influencing his presentations)

Vasilis Makris

Vasilis Makris

Senior Software Engineer @ CubeRM

Engineer with over 15 years’ experience in designing, developing websites and applications. Currently I work as a Senior Software Engineer at CubeRM where I use the latest Microsoft Azure Technologies.

Christos Siamentzas

Christos Siamentzas

Senior Database Developer @ Stoiximan

I' m a senior database developer at STOIXIMAN. I hold a BSc in department of Informatics in University of Piraeus. I have over than 10 years experience in SQL SERVER technologies.

Panos Macheras

Panos Macheras

Technology Strategist @ Microsoft Hellas

I am a Technology Strategist for Microsoft, working with large enterprise companies in the Greek market.

Konstantinos Demiris

Konstantinos Demiris

DevOps-er @ Stoiximan

Kostas is a DevOps engineer at Stoiximan.gr. He is self-taught in anything that is passionate about. With a Bachelor in Economics, traversed through web development, quality assurance, cloud automation and now DevOps.

Panagiotis Kouris

Panagiotis Kouris

CEO, IT Consultant @ Office Line SA

Panagiotis is an exceptional Partner and service provider with integrated knowledge of his area of expertise. Panagiotis is capable of providing integrated IT solutions tailored to each company's needs at reasonable costs and superb quality of service!

George Markou

George Markou

Senior Consultant @ IQ Solutions SA

IT Pro, Geek and Technology Enthusiast. Geeking out about the Software Defined Datacenter and the Cloud | Cloud & Datacenter Management MVP | Moderator of AutoExec.gr

Konstantinos Boutsioulis

Konstantinos Boutsioulis

Sharepoint Administrator, Sharepoint Developer

I work as a SharePoint Administrator and software developer since 2007.I mainly interested in Microsoft technologies and I have participated in 12 Microsoft official courses most of them are about SharePoint and SQL Server.

Michalis Nikolaidis

Michalis Nikolaidis

Freelance Software Engineer & Photographer

work as a .NET developer since 2011. I am mainly interested in the development of innovative web and mobile applications that take full advantage of the Microsoft technology stack.

Michail Angelos Haggar

Michail Angelos Haggar

Technology Solutions Professional @ Microsoft

Michalis is a Technology Solutions Professional at Microsoft for Greece, Cyprus and Malta specialized in Modern Desktop and Threat Management Technologies. He has 11 years’ experience and is passionate about Microsoft Technologies. His focus is to bring modern cloud-powered solutions to organizations and help them achieve more.

Elias Solomonidis

Elias Solomonidis

CRM Consultant @ EDEA

Microsoft CRM Certified Professional. Specialties: IT Consultant Software Architect Content Management Specialist

Panagiotis Kagias

Panagiotis Kagias

Systems Engineer @ IQ Solutions SA

Experienced Field Systems Engineer with a demonstrated history of working in the information technology industry. Currently employed in one of Greece's top Systems Intergrators.

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