2020-02-12 - Application autoscaling, Log Analytics & a world without passwords

An evening packed with topics people tend to forget about - Application autoscaling, gain insights in your enviroments with Azure Log Analytics and building secure solutions without passwords!


Lightning Talk - Application autoscaling on Kubernetes with Kubernetes Event-driven Autoscaling (KEDA)

Kubernetes with Kubernetes Event-driven Autoscaling (KEDA) 1.0 has been released at KubeCon North America 2019.

Let’s have a quick look what it is, how it can helps and where it’s going!

Tom KerkhoveSpeaker: Tom Kerkhove works for Codit as an Azure Architect, is a member of the AZUG crew and has been a Microsoft Azure MVP & Azure Advisor since 2014. You can see Tom around on GitHub maintaining Promitor & Azure Deprecation or contributing to projects like KEDA & Arcus.

He turns coffee into scalable & secure cloud systems and writes about his adventures on blog.tomkerkhove.be.

Lets get you started with Azure Log Analytics

Azure Log Analytics is one of the most powerful features recently build on the Azure platform and growing fast. A lot of services within Azure are relying on Azure Log Analytics in the background.

Creating insights in your environment can give you the advantage. Join this session to get a clear view what Azure Log Analytics can do for you and how you can get value out of it in a few simple steps.

A not to miss session if you want to start exploring the vast possibilities Azure Log Analytics has to offer.

Dieter WijckmansSpeaker: Dieter Wijckmans is an MVP for System Center Cloud and Data management. He ‘s been active in the IT industry for over 15 years. Recently he co-founded OB-V-US focusing on delivering high end consultancy to a wide variety of customers.

He’s an active member in his local Sysctr community and a board member of System Center User Group Belgium. His motto illustrates his way of working: Don’t overthink it… It’s doing common things uncommonly well that brings success.

Building a world without passwords

Passwords are the weakest link for security and your business. During this session, learn how we’ve been tackling the issue of passwords and how you can build a strategy for your organization to eliminate passwords from the day-to-day lives of your end-users.

We’ll share the latest solutions and investments in this space, including Windows Hello, Microsoft Authenticator, and FIDO security keys.

Come learn how you can incorporate password-less authentication into your MFA strategy and provide secure authentication to your end users during this demo packed session.

Stefan van der WieleSpeaker: With over 10 years of experience Stefan van der Wiele has proven himself an expert on all things identity. Thanks to his designing and implementing skills in complex identity solutions he knows how to translate a business case into a technical solution.

Stefan is a speaker at multiple events focusing on identity and the cloud. He explains to all who need to know how identity works and how and why we need to protect it.

Practical details

Event date: February 12, 2020 - you are welcome from 18:00, session starts 18:30

Event location:
AE - Architects for business & ICT
Interleuvenlaan 74 (AEtelier meeting center)
3001 Heverlee

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