Thanks again to everyone that attended & sponsored the inaugural WinOps conference in London 2 weeks ago.
The feedback has been fantastic so far, with over 90% of the survey reponses rating it as Excellent or Very Good. We’ve had 32 feedback survey responses so we’ve donated 32x£5=£160 to wateraid.org. If you haven’t yet completed the survey PLEASE give us your feedback and constructive criticism so we can make sure that we organise an event better event next year. Your survey email should be in your email, if not contact us and we’ll send you one.
If you’ve written up a blog post reviewing the event please let us know and we’ll share it with the group. You can read Hannah’s review here – http://hannahfoxwell.net/2015/09/25/review-of-winops-2015/
If you want to keep in touch with the #WinOps community please:
- Join the meetup group – http://www.meetup.com/WinOps/– we’ll have our first meetup next month.
- Follow us on Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/WinOpsConf
- Subscribe to the YouTube channel for all the event videos – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCP1OgsLk-HkEdQyhjJX_5JQ
- Follow the Slideshare channel for event slides – http://www.slideshare.net/WinOpsConf
Don’t forget to support our great Sponsors:
- OctopusDeploy – www.octopus.com
- Scriptrock Guardrail – www.scriptrock.com
- Redgate – www.red-gate.com
- AppDynamics – www.appdynamics.com
- Chef – www.chef.io
- Puppet – www.puppetlabs.com
- Chocolatey – www.chocolatey.org
- Microsoft – http://www.microsoft.com/en-gb/server-cloud/solutions/development-operations.aspx
- Prism Digital – www.prism-digital.com
- and DevOpsGuys – www.devopsguys.com
For the start-ups out there Microsoft have asked us to remind you that you can get a lot of MS & Azure love for free by joining their BizSpark programme for start-ups
Are you starting your business? We’ve got the tools to get you started !
Microsoft BizSpark provides startups during 3 years the tools to grow and scale your business.
You will have access to the full suite of Microsoft Office to get your business started, Azure credits to host your website, development tools to build you prototype and once you’re ready you can publish your idea immediately to the Windows store!
Get free software, training and support – Developer tools, support and training to build apps & scale your business. Technology to get you in the cloud.
Click here to sign-up to BizSpark – It’s free. It’s easy to join.
If any questions when you apply, contact our local UK team: firstname.lastname@example.org
Some other suggestions from MS include:
- Containers: Docker, Windows and Trends – Mark Russinovich blog post explaining where we are with this tech – https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/blog/containers-docker-windows-and-trends/
- Service Fabric Overview – our Microservices app platform – https://azure.microsoft.com/en-us/documentation/articles/service-fabric-overview/
- Future Decoded – 4,000 Devs & IT Pros under one roof with access to a wide range of Technical Breakout sessions & Professor Brian Cox is hosting one of the keynotes – https://futuredecoded.microsoft.com/technical-day/
Thanks again to all the speakers, sponsors and attendees at WinOps 2105 and hope to see you at the Meetups and WinOps 2016!