TUGA IT 2018 Summer Edition will feature four full-day pre-conference workshops on July 19th and 20th.

JUL 19: Insight-Based Administration for Microsoft SQL Server and Azure SQL Database

An unmissable hands-on workshop by Lonny Niederstadt, a renowned expert on Microsoft database technologies, for anyone tasked with administering SQL Server and Azure SQL databases. It will include the following modules:

  1. Inventory & Compliance Checking
  2. Monitoring & Alerting
  3. Workload Profiling
  4. Capacity Planning
  5. Resource Governor
  6. Incident Response
  7. Automation

JUL 19: git + GitHub = Awesomeness

In this workshop, delivered by Nuno Caneco, Engineering Manager at Farfetch, we will see how to use git and GitHub to support your team, version your code and help you automate regular tasks. Topic covered:

  1. Feature branching using git: tips and tricks from the trenches
  2. Choosing a flow: Git Flow vs GitHub flow
  3. Managing backlog using GitHub Issues and Projects
  4. Using Pull Requests to review code
  5. Support for semantic versioning: how to automate it?

JUL 20: Cassandra Workshop

A fantastic opportunity to learn all about Cassandra from a team of recognized experts led by Carlos Rolo (Cassandra MVP). This workshop will be divided into three sections:

  1. Introduction and Basics
  2. Data modeling and building an application
  3. Cassandra administration

JUL 20: I find your lack of Azure disturbing

More and more companies are implementing, designing and architecting solutions on Microsoft Azure. This full day workshop will provide you guidance and knowledge on some of the core Azure services. This workshop will be led by Tiago Costa, Microsoft Cloud architect and advisor for several customer across the global and two times author of Microsoft Official Curriculum (MOC) – 20532 and 20535. Be prepared for a demo dependent workshop, we will do our best to blow up your mind!

  1. Introduction to Microsoft Azure
  2. Azure AD
  3. Virtual Networks
  4. Virtual Machines
  5. Azure Storage
  6. Azure App Services
  7. Architecture Best Practices