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App Innovation Advanced Cloud Workshop


6th March 2019 09.00-05.00PM

Microsoft Reading Campus, MTC Building 3 Thames Valley Park Reading

Plan and architect modern Azure Services to power a pre-built data driven mobile app with the MTC App Innovation lab. The purpose of this session is to educate and inform development teams and decisions makers about the process of implementing a mobile application leveraging Azure cloud services as part of a mobile-first or multi-channel strategy. It will focus on integrations with the Azure services with practical examples and walkthroughs that highlight the advantages of leveraging Azure. The session covers the following areas:Leverage Cognitive Services to enhance productivity and efficiency of the end user with Artificial Intelligence.Gain insight into the simplicity and efficiency with which a powerful, globally scalable backend can be created in the Azure Portal.Experience the ease with which a mobile app can be integrated into this backendGet hands-on experience adding intelligence to an app project using Azure Cognitive ServicesThe content will be delivered by Microsoft technical specialists and will include demos in each area, with a hands-on lab in the afternoon.


Activity 09.00 AM – 10.00 AMLab configuration support (Optional)10.00 AM – 10:15 AM

Introduction10.15 AM – 11.15 AM White boarding an Azure architectural design to support a mobile application11.15 AM – 11.30 AM

Coffee Break 11.30 AM – 12.15 AM

Exercise 1: Configuring App Services12.15 AM – 01.00 PM

Exercise 2: Configuring data storage01.00 PM – 02.00 PM

Lunch 02.00 PM – 02.45 PM

Exercise 3: Integrating the app with Azure.02.45 PM – 02.55 PM

Coffee Break . 02.55 PM – 04.15 PM

Exercise 4: Scaling & Securing the solution04.15 PM – 05.00 PM

Exercise 5: Adding Intelligence to an app solution with Azure Cognitive ServicesCustomer homework Exercise 6: Add Azure Search & Chatbot