windows-azure-logo-lgYou are invited to attend the Windows Azure Platform University in Redmond, WA on the Microsoft Campus on October 12. This is in-depth sales-focused readiness training for our strategic independent software vendors and systems integrator partners.

The goal of Windows Azure University is to bring together business and IT leaders from leading partners along with senior Microsoft sales and product group representatives to discuss the partner business opportunities with Windows Azure Platform.

Attending the upcoming Windows Azure Platform University is your single best opportunity to:

  • Understand the cloud market space and Microsoft’s strategy to win
  • Develop important business relationships
  • Meet the Microsoft sales and marketing teams and network with other Microsoft partners
  • Secure Microsoft resources, tools and support to help you grow your business with the Windows Azure Platform

Windows Azure Platform University is targeted at both System Integrator (SI) and Independent Software Vendor (ISV) audiences. Two tracks will be offered:

For Independent Software Vendors (ISVs): Owners, Entrepreneurs, Senior Leadership, and Technology Leads – Join us to learn about the transformation of the industry, the software-as-a-service business model and future application development strategies.

For System Integrators (SIs): Practice Leads, Business Development Managers, Account Managers, Technical Pre-Sales and Sr. Delivery Personnel – Join us and learn how to build and sell cloud service practices and partner with Microsoft to land and deliver Cloud Migration Assessments.

ISV Track Agenda

  • Understanding cloud computing scenarios for ISVs and the business transformation that results
  • Building applications for Windows Azure Platform
  • SaaS solutions on the Windows Azure Platform
  • Resources

SI Track Agenda

  • Building a Windows Azure Platform practice
  • Delivering cloud assessments
  • Migrating enterprise applications
  • Resources

Registration

We have limited seats available. This invitation does not guarantee a seat. Seats will be assigned on a first come, first served basis. We are striving to accommodate every request. Please click here to register.

About Windows Azure

The Windows Azure platform is a flexible cloud–computing platform that lets you focus on solving business problems and addressing customer needs. No need to invest upfront on expensive infrastructure. Pay only for what you use, scale up when you need capacity and pull it back when you don’t. We handle all the patches and maintenance — all in a secure environment with over 99.9% uptime.

Join Microsoft Platform Ready for free technical support, special offers for ISVs, and marketing support for your Windows Azure project.

 

Bruce D. Kyle
ISV Architect Evangelist | Microsoft Corporation

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