Next Meeting
Date Thursday, September 15th
Agenda 6:00pm - 6:30pm Registration and Networking
6:30pm - 7:30pm Presentation
7:30pm - 8:00pm Wrap-up and Door Prizes
LocationThe Software Guild (Map  -  Detailed Map showing Parking and Building Entrance)
Topic A First Look at Windows Server 2016
Windows Server 2016 is going to be release soon with all its new features. Join us as Kevin Parr gives us a first look at new features such as Containers and Nano Server and discuss changes to compute, storage and networking. In addition, we will discuss Cloud Service Delivery using the Azure Stack.
Meeting Sponsor Expedient
Speakers InfoKevin Parr is a Principal Cloud Infrastructure Technology specialist within Microsoft Corporation’s Great Lakes District focusing on Microsoft’s enterprise accounts within Michigan and Ohio. He is responsible for evangelizing and driving Microsoft’s Cloud platform to include Microsoft Azure, Windows Server and System Center within his district. In this capacity, he works closely with Microsoft customers and partners to identify and implement technical solutions on the Microsoft platform. With over 19 years in the technology industry, Kevin joined Microsoft in 2000 and has spent the last 6 years engaging on Datacenter and Hybrid Cloud related solutions. Previous to this role, he was focused on developing very early on Microsoft’s Enterprise management business that further evolved into Microsoft’s System Center platform within his territory. In addition to these presales technical roles, he spent 5 years within the Microsoft Consulting division (MCS) as a Senior Consultant/Project Manager specializing in both enterprise management deployments and project management.
CostThere is no cost to attend.
RegistrationRegistration required via Eventbrite. We reserve the right to turn away walk-ins based on room capacity.
Future Meetings
Date Topic Speaker Location
October 20, 2016Career Development Forum To be announcedSoftware Guild