The Real Cloud

TMT05 Container Technology and its Impact on Datacenter and Cloud Management


11:00am - 12:15pm

Level: Intermediate to Advanced

Neil Peterson

Senior Content Developer


Container technology in the datacenter is in its early days. While day–to–day operations in most organizations may not have had an immediate effect by this emerging technology, in the future they most certainly will. This session will take an in–depth look at container technology as it pertains to Microsoft platforms and services. The session will start with a close look at how containers work and why they are important to the future datacenter. Then it will examine the impact that containerization may have on future datacenter operations such as infrastructure management, container maintenance, and monitoring. The session covers containers on Windows, in Azure and the Operations Management Suite. Come check out this session and arm yourself with the talking points and deep technical details needed to begin a container journey.

You will learn:

  • How to functionally understand how containers work and why they are beneficial to datacenter and cloud operations
  • How to gain technical insight into opportunities for containerization on Windows and in Azure
  • How to deploy and manage your first container on Windows or in Azure