The IT experts from Intivix were thrilled to partner with Pacific IT Pros to host an introductory seminar on the Microsoft Azure Resource Manager (ARM) platform last month. The April seminar was hosted by Intivix partner, Seth Heitzmann, and took place at the California Street Microsoft office. The event was open to IT professionals looking to develop a better understanding of the ARM platform and its capacity to drive optimization for cloud management.
Due to ongoing advances in cloud technology and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) solutions, it’s important for IT professionals to stay up to date by developing new skill sets and learning how to use new tools for effective cloud administration. Microsoft’s Azure Cloud computing platform is an increasingly popular choice for business professionals of all kinds. Overall, Heitzmann’s seminar helped demonstrate how IT professionals can take advantage of Azure Resource Manager (ARM) tools to complete tasks, stay organized and drive cloud optimization.
The seminar provided detailed information about all things Azure, including:
- The full scope of services that Azure provides,
- Comparisons between the old ASM platform vs the new ARM platform,
- How to create and backup Azure virtual machines,
- Real world examples from experiences in moving clients to Azure, and
- Future projections of Azure within 5 years and how this may affect hardware purchases.
“Partnering with Pacific IT Pros to share experience and expertise with local industry professionals is a priority we take very seriously,” says Intivix Partner, Rob Schenk. “Intivix is committed to playing an active role in the enrichment and education of the local IT industry. The stronger the industry, the better it works for all of us – clients and providers alike. We look forward to participating in future opportunities for industry engagement and education for many years to come.”
Rob Schenk is available for an immediate interview about this engaging industry seminar and other upcoming Intivix events.
Founded in 1996, Intivix is a trusted partner for cloud services, application development/integration and IT support services in San Francisco and the Bay Area. Intivix focuses on ensuring productivity, reliability, availability and the security of your business through technology infrastructure and applications. The Intivix team is a tight-knit group of highly skilled professionals with diverse backgrounds in many technologies with many years of combined experience. The Intivix process is rigorous, structured and defined by a determination to deliver results for clients.
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