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Cloud Infrastructure is one of the most significant areas of interest for those exploring, developing, and advancing cloud computing. Issues abound: storage options, security, efficiency, scalability, infrastructure-as-a-service (IaaS) environments, planning, design, deployment, disaster recovery, and so much more. If you’re getting ready to attend Ignite, you may wonder how best to approach such a packed schedule of events and speakers. Help is here!

This sample agenda highlighting Cloud Infrastructure events will give you what you’re looking for:

Monday, May 4

9:00AM—Microsoft Ignite Keynote with Satya Nadella and other Microsoft executives

1:30PM—Platform Vision & Strategy Overview: Bringing Azure to Your Datacenter

3:15PM—Platform Vision & Strategy (1 of 7): Azure Consistent Service Delivery Overview

Tuesday, May 5

9:00AM—Platform Vision & Strategy (2 of 7): Server Virtualization Overview

10:45AM—Platform Vision & Strategy (3 of 7): Networking Overview

1:30PM—Platform Vision & Strategy (4 of 7): Storage Overview

3:15PM—Platform Vision & Strategy (5 of 7): Security and Assurance Overview

5:00PM—Platform Vision & Strategy (6 of 7): What’s New in System Center for Management

Wednesday, May 6

9:00AM—Platform Vision & Strategy (7 of 7): Linux on the Microsoft Cloud Platform

10:45AM—Nano Server: The Future of Windows Server Starts Now

1:30PM—Microsoft’s New Windows Server Containers

Thursday, May 7

9:00AM—Advancing into Next Generation for Security and Trust in Cloud Services

10:45AM—Mark Russinovich and Mark Minasi on Cloud Computing

3:15PM—Microsoft Azure for Enterprises: What and Why?

Friday, May 8

12:30PM—Best Practices for Deploying Disaster Recovery Services with Microsoft Azure Site Recovery

If you focus on these sessions, you’ll go home from Ignite with answers to all your most pressing Cloud Infrastructure questions. If you prefer to get an overview of a variety of topics, you can do that, too. Plus, you’ll meet plenty of really smart people at the after-hours networking activities! You can build an Ignite schedule that will give you just what you need.

If you haven’t registered and can’t attend Ignite in person, you can watch keynotes live on May 4 here and access on-demand sessions 24 hours after they’re live.

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