Inability to predict costs, lack of control and governance are among some of the pressing concerns companies considering moving to the cloud are facing today. Companies already in the cloud are wondering how to improve management and control across multiple cloud platforms company-wide relative to usage and cost? Join Nitin Agarwal, Chief Cloud Strategist and [...]
Companies looking to move applications to the cloud typically have several options: move them as they are using IaaS, refactor for IaaS or PaaS or rebuild on PaaS. According to Gartner Research Director, Richard Watson, these complex choices are what cloud architects, tasked with moving their applications to the cloud, are confronted with. What makes [...]
One cannot leverage all the elastic infrastructure in cloud if your architecture is not scalable. Whether you are developing new applications or migrating an existing application to cloud, you must design your application to maximize the benefits of the cloud. There are several key differences in designing highly scalable applications running on Microsoft Azure cloud. [...]
SharePoint 2013 introduced the SharePoint App Model that allows you create easy-to-use and lightweight line-of business and collaboration apps. We will discuss how SharePoint apps will extend your SharePoint beyond content and collaboration. In this session we will explore the various options available for creating SharePoint apps and building your SharePoint apps in the Microsoft [...]
As more and more software product companies are looking to migrate their traditional on-premise software to a Software as a Service (SaaS) offering they are discovering it takes longer than first expected and comes with many challenges. Platform as a Service (PaaS) provides a great way to create highly scalable applications. PaaS accelerates application development, [...]
When it comes to the cloud, companies need choices – and a true hybrid cloud offers a choice. The hybrid option lets you pick the best infrastructure for your workloads. With hybrid, you combine control of your data centers with the flexibility and cost-savings of the cloud. So how can you migrate to the hybrid [...]
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