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WORKSHOP: Hybrid Cloud for Academic Research and Hands-On with Microsoft Azure (Separate Registration Required)

Time 12/09/19 09:00AM-04:00PM

Room Estherwood (4th)

Session Abstract

This workshop is open to all TechEx attendees interested in exchanging best practices on extending cyber infrastructure for academic research with cloud services and capabilities. Participants will learn how to extend service portfolios with cloud native capabilities (IoT, AI, ML, Cognitive Services), integrate cloud capacity into existing scheduling models (bursting), and explore considerations for compliance, data management, and security (governance). This workshop is relevant to all technologies and grounded in open standards. Representatives from Microsoft will participate in the exchange, listen to attendee feedback and providing training, skills development, and product roadmap information on Microsoft Azure.

The format will be a combination of presentations from peers, product reviews, problem solving for research, and demonstrations of the latest capabilities of Microsoft Azure as appropriate. Hands-on workshops (HOW) session are scheduled to provide in-depth skills development for Microsoft Azure supporting cloud services for research. Attendees are welcome to participate in all or some of the day’s activities.

9:00am - Humanware Sessions from PEARC

11:00am - HOW 1 - Intro to Azure for Research Computing
Covering initial setup, provisioning accounts and services, resource controls, and integration with current tools

12:15pm - Lunch

1:00pm - HOW 2 - Cloud Governance –
Covering Service Principals, Budget Management, Data Policies and Privacy

2:30pm - Delivering Research as a Service and Fostering Communities

4:00pm - Wrap Up
Lunch will be provided. There is no fee for this workshop. Attend all or some of the activities

Primary track Cloud Architecture

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