2014-12-09 - Azure Networking and Azure Search

Here are two more sessions for you before we end 2014. On December 9, 2014, we'll have Joeri Van Hoof presenting a session on Azure Networking. Sandrino Di Mattia is eager to tell us more about Azure Search. Join us!

Session info

Lost in translation - How Azure Networking is different.

As one of the major cloud providers Microsoft Azure has a big adoption rate in a lot of businesses around the world. Customers are moving parts of their infrastructure from their own datacenter(s) to the Azure Cloud. Developers, system engineers, network engineers and security staff are all effected by this change. On premise network engineers have been building secure networks for years. Obviously they want to extend and reuse this knowledge in the cloud. They are talking about network firewalls, network segmentation, vlan’s. However in the Azure cloud this is slightly different and some of the trusted mechanism are unavailable. In this talk we go in-depth on the various Azure networking options and how establish secure connectivity between Azure and various on-premise locations.

Speaker: As a Consulting Sales Engineer Joeri Van Hoof is specialised in all the content security and cloud solutions of Barracuda Networks. In his current position he is providing pre-sales advice to Barracuda customers as well as working with development and product management to improve the products and solutions. Prior to Barracuda Networks Joeri worked at C-CURE in various roles ranging from Developer, Consultant to Technical Manager. He specialised in designing and deploying security infrastructures for customers all over Europe. In his role as Technical Manager he established a team of experts in the IT security field delivering managed services, support and implementations of security solutions offered by C-CURE. Joeri has experience with a variety of IT security products and technologies. He is a guest teacher at the Solvay Business School in the Information Security Management Education program focussing on Web Application Security. He has a special interest in secure application development and web application development.

Creating a compelling search experience with Azure Search

Azure Search is the new “Search-As-A-Service” offering allowing to easily add search to your application and leverage advanced capabilities like geo-spatial search, faceting, scoring profiles, … In this session we’ll be discussing these features and take a closer look at the tools available today to interact with Azure Search.

Speaker: Sandrino Di Mattia is a Microsoft Azure consultant at RealDolmen with a passion for the cloud. As a developer, architect, trainer … he’s helping out customers adopt the Microsoft Azure platform within their organization. He also enjoys writing about the Azure platform on his blog and on Just Azure.

Practical details

Event date: December 9, 2014 - welcome from 17:45, sessions start around 18:15
Catering: sandwiches

Event location:
Devoteam NV/SA
Belgicastraat 17
B-1930 Zaventem

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