Presenter: Mac Quig, Sr. Azure Solution Specialist, Microsoft Presenter Bio: Mac has worked in the Federal IT industry for 6+ years covering everything from Defense and Intelligence to Civilian agencies and Healthcare/Tribal Nations.
Presenter: Mac Quig, Sr. Azure Solution Specialist, Microsoft
Presenter Bio: Mac has worked in the Federal IT industry for 6+ years covering everything from Defense and Intelligence to Civilian agencies and Healthcare/Tribal Nations. Previously worked at Veeam Software as a Federal Account Executive helping customers with their disaster recovery and virtual back-up strategy. Most recently worked at a start-up called, FSLogix, which was purchased by Microsoft to help create what is now known as Windows Virtual Desktop. Mac has a deep background in Cloud adoption and has been certified in Microsoft’s AZ900 and soon AZ103 Admin. He enjoys helping customers find the perfect balance of efficiency, collaboration and technical capability to assist in taking customers to the next level. Mac has worked with Tribal customers in the DevOps, Backup and Recovery, IaaS and PaaS and Data and AI business areas to create a full cloud portfolio that ensures organizational success. Personally, Mac is working on building a new house for him and his wife and loving Pitbull.
Presentation Summary: The Microsoft Cloud Adoption Framework for Azure is proven guidance that’s designed to help you create and implement the business and technology strategies necessary for your organization(s) to succeed in the cloud. It provides best practices, documentation, and tools that cloud architects, IT professionals, and business decision makers need to successfully achieve their short- and long-term objectives for the cloud.
By using the Microsoft Cloud Adoption Framework for Azure best practices, you can better align your business and technical strategies to ensure success. The CAD (Cloud Adoption Framework) is implemented in 4 main phases and 2 sub phases. First, Define the strategy; understand motivations, business outcomes, business justification, and the first adoption project. Next the Plan phase; Rationalize the data, initial organization alignment, skills readiness planning and cloud adoption timeline. Then the Ready phase; dive into readiness guide, define landing zone, expand the blueprint and validate best practices. The final phase, Adoption, is grouped into two different alignments. One is migrate the other is innovate. The two sub categories are Govern and Manage which will be covered under Plan, Ready and Adopt.
We will chat about the resources available to you to achieve cloud success and what that looks like across your organization.
(Thursday) 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm