11:00AM - 11:50AM Sessions

Tracks: All  | .NET and C#  | Agile and Enterprise  | Azure  | Career  | Coding and Architecture  | Community and Business  | Containers and Microservices  | Cool Tech  | Data and Analytics  | DevOps  | Intelligent Cloud and IoT  | Mobile  | Security and Best Practices  | Web Dev 
Timings: All  | 9:00AM-9:50AM  | 10:00AM-10:50AM  | 11:00AM-11:50AM  | 1:00PM-1:50PM  | 2:00PM-2:50PM  | 3:00PM-3:50PM  | 4:00PM-4:50PM 

Correcting Common Async/Await Mistakes in .NET

Track: .NET and C#
Deep Dive
Time & Location: 11:00AM-11:50AM 4105
Did you know that the .NET compiler turns our async methods into classes? And that .NET adds a try/catch block to each of these classes, potentially hiding thrown exceptions? It's true! In this ses.....Learn More

What does Punk and Agile have in common and what we can learn from it.

Track: Agile and Enterprise
For all levels
Time & Location: 11:00AM-11:50AM 2102
The history of Punk rock as a genre in both music and art has a lot in common including a common path forward if we're not careful......Learn More

On-Demand Video with Azure Media Services

Track: Azure
For all levels
Time & Location: 11:00AM-11:50AM 4106
Interested in learning how to build your own on-demand video service? Creating videos and need a way to encode them and distribute them to global audiences? Learn how to use Azure Media Services easil.....Learn More

Avoiding Career Rot: Improving your Communication and Leadership Skills

Track: Career
For all levels
Time & Location: 11:00AM-11:50AM 2103
As developers, we spend vast amounts of time learning new frameworks, languages and other technical skills, but we often pay little to no attention to communication and leadership skills. Yet we wonde.....Learn More

Improve distributed system and web app performance by using in-memory cache system

Track: Coding and Architecture
For all levels
Time & Location: 11:00AM-11:50AM 4104
Web applications often integrate with APIs for the purpose of retrieving data from a disk-based storage system like SQL Server. This poses challenges due slow queries and amount of data sent down the .....Learn More

Multi-Cloud Kubernetes Management with Rancher

Track: Containers and Microservices
Prior knowledge needed
Time & Location: 11:00AM-11:50AM 4102
Recent outages of S3 and Azure only highlight the importance of having a cross-cloud strategy for managing Kubernetes. Open Source Rancher is the easy button for managing Kubernetes across providers .....Learn More

Introduction to Event Sourcing and CQRS

Track: Cool Tech
Prior knowledge needed
Time & Location: 11:00AM-11:50AM 2104
Netflix does it. Banks do it. Perhaps you've heard about Event Sourcing and CQRS but the concepts just don't click or you haven't seen a simple enough example so that it does. Learn about the basics o.....Learn More

DevOps & Database Obfuscation

Track: Data and Analytics
For all levels
Time & Location: 11:00AM-11:50AM 3205
Database masking, obfuscation, CI, CD... What is this stuff? This is a story about how we did a complete overhaul on our development life cycle to create more outcomes for our users, resolve communica.....Learn More

Database DevOps is here with Azure DevOps + Redgate

Track: DevOps
Prior knowledge needed
Time & Location: 11:00AM-11:50AM 3207
Everyone is talking about DevOps and automating application deployments - but what about the database? How do you manage your changes across all environments and ensuring that your database and code .....Learn More

My IOT Journey

Track: Intelligent Cloud and IoT
For all levels
Time & Location: 11:00AM-11:50AM 2205
I have been building an IOT device "AirMon" and will share what I've done, the tools I have used, how the decisions were made and what future refinements I want to make. It is still a work in progress.....Learn More

C# Devs Can Get Native with React, React Native

Track: Mobile
For all levels
Time & Location: 11:00AM-11:50AM 3208
An intro into developing mobile applications with React Native. This will be a high level session that will give the fundamentals on getting a project setup and going using React Native and touch on .....Learn More

PowerShell Core - Intro to SQL Server Linux Container

Track: Security and Best Practices
For all levels
Time & Location: 11:00AM-11:50AM 2206
This session will be covering the basic of working with Containers and PowerShell Core. We'll be taking the steps of creating a SQL Server 2019 container in an Ubuntu 18.04 Linux system. Then, will be.....Learn More

Intro to JAMstack

Track: Web Dev
For all levels
Time & Location: 11:00AM-11:50AM 1206AB
JAMstack is an approach to building web apps that leverages modern tools to build highly scalable web applications that are based on front-end JavaScript, API, and markup. We’ll talk about why this ap.....Learn More