15:00 - 15:45

Track C

Jan de Vries
Cloud Solution Architect
The Netherlands


Jan has been developing software for well over 15 years.
Currently, he is working at 4DotNet as a Cloud Solution Architect and is awarded by Microsoft with the Microsoft MVP award. His main focus is on developing highly performant and scalable solutions using the awesome services provided by the Microsoft Azure platform. Because of his expertise, he has been able to help out multiple customers to bring their on-premises solution to the cloud and guide them towards a better software development ecosystem.
Whenever Jan finds something interesting to write about, he shares his findings on his blog (https://jan- v.nl).

Talk: Take control of your Azure subscription

A lot of people are proficient in deploying and managing their Azure subscriptions nowadays. What I see happen quite often is there's a lot of manual configuration going on and stuff you 'just need to know'.
This is a problem!
What you should strive for is an automated way to deploy your complete subscription using predefined policies, having security checks in place and, if necessary, scripts in your pipelines to get control of your subscription.
I'll show you what Azure has to offer in this space. We have Azure Blueprints, Azure Policies and even regular ARM templates that can help out. At the end of this session, you'll know how to use these
services and how they will make sure your cloud environments are set up correctl