Join WMUG for a day of Windows 10 and Azure Cloud

Friday the 21st of April 2017

This event will be held at a different location than normal, at the Hotel Xenia

Hotel Xenia

160 Cromwell Road

London SW5 0TL, UK

Sponsored by the Mac Management specialists Parallels

Featuring three (3) Microsoft MVP's, Robert Marshall (EM) and Gerry Hampson (EM) and Sam Erskine (CDM), alongside the most excellent WMUG team, guest speakers and our event sponsor, Parallels

The agenda will be as follows:

 

Time

Subject

Speaker

 

09:00

Registration & Coffee

 

 

09:20

Welcome from WMUG

WMUG Team

Brief introduce to the User Group, who we are, and our goals for the year

09:30

Mac Management - Extend SCCM to fully manage and control Apple Macs

Robert Rengstl from Parallels and Paul Winstanley

Our sponsor will give us a technical walkthrough on Mac Management using SCCM assisted by none other than Paul Winstanley!

10:15

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10:30

10 top tips for deploying Windows 10

Gerry Hampson

This session is based on quite a lot of Windows 10 deployment experience with enterprise customers in the last 12 months.  I've seen a lot of pitfalls along the way. There will be a lot of ConfigMgr thrown in there for good measure.

11:15

Architecting with the latest design components with Build 1702

Robert Marshall

Designing ConfigMgr with on-premise and the Cloud in mind

12:00

LUNCH

LUNCH

LUNCH

12:45

Power BI deep dive and introduction to the ConfigMgr Template

Paul Winstanley

This session will take a deep dive into the elements that exist in Power BI, talk about the Power BI workflow to get information into the Cloud and shared with employees and intro the installation and configuration of the Power BI ConfigMgr template, showing the dashboard and how you can customise it.

13:30

The Wonders of Content Peering with SCCM

Phil Wilcock and Andreas Hammarskjöld

Phil and Andreas will walk us through the latest Client Peering capabilities in SCCM, giving us an insight how the whole thing locks together and yields savings on network utilisation

14:15

Journey to Azure: Your first essential steps and foundation toolkit

Sam Erskine

There is so much information on what the cloud is supposed to be and how it must be used. But why and what will you use it for you ask? Samuel Erskine (MVP), serial author and gadget geek takes you on this calm cloud adventurous ride at your pace and for you.
This session is about understanding the foundations, basic tips and tricks on getting started with Azure IaaS. You will also learn about the IT Pro Cloud Essentials Program and Dev Test Labs in Azure. Come get your foundation badge so you can hang with the advance Azure gurus in the cloud!!!

15:00

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15:15

Questions for speakers & open discussion

All

Open mic for the audience to pick discussion points with the speakers

16:00

Mystery Guest

 

A mystery guest will make an appearance over Skype for Business, giving us deep insights into their domain, and field some questions from the audience

16:45

Thanks and giveaways

 

Our sponsors Parallels will have some giveaways as a sign of appreciation for those that can attend to the end

17:10

Close

 

 

 

The event is completely FREE to you including refreshments and lunch, courtesy of our sponsor for the 

Please note that registrants Name and Email address will be provided to the Sponsor, please do let us know if this is an issue for you. We view providing your details as a small token of gratitude towards the Sponsor, which enables the event to be free.

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