Silicon Valley Code Camp : October 8th and 9th, 2011.
Steve Fox is the Director of Developer & Platform Evangelism (DPE) for SharePoint and Windows Azure. He regularly speaks to developers about SharePoint, Office and Cloud development at both domestic and international conferences. Steve has authored many articles and books, including Beginning SharePoint 2010 Development (Wrox) and Developing Microsoft SharePoint Applications using Windows Azure (MSPress). He has worked at Microsoft for twelve years and currently lives in Seattle, Washington.
Cloud computing looks like the biggest change to hit our industry in many years. But taking advantage of this shift requires understanding this new approach and how to exploit it. This presentation provides an architectural overview of the Windows Azure platform and what it means for organizations that create, use, or sell software.