General Sessions, AI, Data, and Machine Learning

Keynote: From Startups to the Enterprise - Scale Your Business and Applications with Azure SQL


11:00am - 12:00pm

Level: Everyone

Drew Skwiers-Koballa

Senior Program Manager


Bob Ward

Principal Architect, Microsoft Azure Data


Any startup is looking to scale its business to the next enterprise. They need their developers to access cloud services that are easy to deploy, integrate with DevOps, and scale quickly with unlimited resources as the business grows. Azure SQL has the tools for developers and industry-proven cloud services for data with built-in capabilities for graph, JSON, REST API, analytics, Ledger, and traditional OLTP. Build applications and let Azure SQL adapt to your workload with built-in intelligence for maximum performance. In this session, we will show you all the innovations for Azure SQL that provide developers with the tools, price/performance, security, and fault tolerance needed for any data application from small to virtually unlimited size.

You will learn:

  • How to scale your business as it grows
  • What developer tools to access data seamlessly and integrated with DevOps
  • Trust a proven data platform that works with the smallest to largest application and business