Another great talk on the agenda for WinOps 2019 is “How to run with Scissors: Acceleration with guardrails for your cloud journey” by Phoummala Schmitt from Microsoft. You can follow them on Twitter at @exchangegoddess
In modern IT, you need speed, agility, and acceleration, but meeting your business expectations and goals without governance is like running with scissors. How do you get speed AND Control? Cloud-native tools within Azure, which are used as “guardrails” can give you the speed to accelerate your while still maintaining control.
In this session, you’ll see how Azure Policy and Role-Based Access control are used to control resource configuration and access without slowing you down. You’ll also learn how Azure Blueprints combines these settings, enforcing governance across your entire Azure tenancy. The checks and balances can be achieved giving you the speed you need and the control you want.
Audience Level: mid
More about Phoummala
Phoummala Schmitt is Sr Cloud Ops Advocate at Microsoft, focusing on Azure and Hybrid environments for the IT Professionals. Prior to joining Microsoft, Phoummala worked held Systems Engineering and Architecture roles building and maintaining systems that included Microsoft Exchange, Collaboration Technologies, Virtualization, Storage and Backup. She is a VMware vExpert and co-hosts The Current Status Podcast. In her spare time, she blogs for 24x7ITConnection, ITOPSTalk.com, and Exchangegoddess.com. Some of her technical articles can also be found on Petri IT Knowledgebase and The Register. Considered as one of the Top 50+ Tech Influencers and Thought Leaders You Should Follow, Phoummala aka Exchange Goddess can be followed as @exchangegoddess on Twitter.