Upcoming Virtual and In-Person Events by the Microsoft Cloud Experts at Opsgility

Upcoming Events

Join us for free technical webinars and hands-on workshops that are designed to keep you and your organization up to date on the latest in Microsoft Azure, Microsoft 365 and related cloud technologies.

Build a career in the Cloud with Skill Me UP Academy

November 17, 2020 | 10 AM CST | Online

Careers focused on Microsoft Azure and Microsoft 365 are in high demand. This is your chance to invest in yourself and get the skills needed to start a new career! Join the team from Skill Me UP to learn about our new technical boot camp offerings that will make you a cloud expert in as few as 18 weeks.

Explore the World of Virtual Conference Manager!

December 8, 2020 | 10 AM CST | Online

We know hosting an on-site event in 2020 is next to impossible. Virtual Conference Manager leverages the power of Microsoft Teams to deliver secure, virtual events filled with rich, interactive activities to guests around the globe! Join the team at Skill Me UP for a demo packed session to learn more about the capabilities of Virtual Conference Manager!

Migrating your SQL Workloads to Azure

July 14, 2020 | 10a-11a CST | Virtual Session

Join us in this tech heavy webinar to discuss options and strategies for migrating your SQL Server workloads to Microsoft Azure. We'll introduce you to the landscape of options available for running SQL workloads in Azure, as well as discuss some of the key strategies you should consider for migrating your data and workloads.

Introduction to Power Platform

June 30, 2020 | 10 AM - 11 AM CST | Virtual Session

Date has been rescheduled for June 30
Join Brian Neilsen in this demo packed webinar to learn the basics of using Microsoft Power Apps and Power Automate both are part of the Microsoft Power Platform to build innovative new business solutions without writing code!

Why Building Apps on Azure is Better

May 19, 2020 | 10 AM - 11 AM CST | Virtual Session

If you are modernizing an existing application or building a new application from scratch, join us in this webinar on why building your app on Azure is better. We'll discuss the what and why of building apps using Azure's Platform as a Service offerings. From there, we'll quickly discuss one of the hottest topics in the industry "DevOps" and how your organization can benefit from an automated software development system like Azure DevOps.

Where to start with Cloud Adoption

May 12, 2020 | 10 AM - 11 AM CST | Virtual Session

If anything, 2020 has taught us that going digital is no longer an option but a hard and fast requirement for businesses to survive. In this session, we will talk about steps you can take as a technology leader to start cloud adoption right using known best practice to start your organization down the path of cloud adoption. This session will highlight technologies and strategies using Microsoft Azure and Microsoft 365.

Getting Started with Microsoft 365

May 5, 2020 | 10 AM - 11 AM CST | Virtual Session

Join us in this demo packed session to learn how to start getting productive with Microsoft 365. We'll show you how to leverage OneDrive, SharePoint and Microsoft Teams to start collaborating better and optimize your virtual working environment.

Reskilling your Organization for Microsoft Cloud

April 28th, 2020 | 10 AM - 11 AM CST | Virtual Session

Microsoft 365 and Azure computing is a seismic shift in how companies do business. If taken advantage of, it can help enable innovation and customer experiences that can help fundamentally transfer your organization for the better. Join Scott Hoag and Elizabeth McAndrew-Benavides as they explain how this can benefit your organization.

Demystifying Containers for Beginners

April 21st, 2020 | 9 AM - 10 AM CST | Virtual Session

Join Andrew Conniff, Senior Cloud Solution Architect, as he walks you through the foundations of container technologies, terminology and learn how containers are being used in common cloud-based workloads.

Getting Started with Microsoft Teams

April 15th, 2020 | 10 AM - 11 AM CST | Virtual Session |

Collaboration between teams has never been more important! Whether your workforce is in the same office, distributed or remote,Microsoft Teams can help you stay connected and speaker Ryan Romero will show you how.

Stretch Your Cloud Training Budget with Skill Me UP

April 16th, 2020 | 10 AM - 11 AM CST | Virtual Session |

With budgets being slashed, the work place being upended, and productivity dwindling, now is the time to take control! Offer your organization a better way of mastering the Microsoft Cloud with Skill Me Up.

Keeping control of your Azure Spending

April 7th, 2020 | 9 AM - 10 AM CST | Virtual Session

Cost management and cost optimization are key concerns of all Azure customers. Join Jonathan as he explains:

  • The principles of how Azure accounts are managed and billed
  • How commonly-used IaaS and PaaS resources are priced
  • Tracking, analyzing and forecasting Azure spend to estimate and reduce billing risk

Customer Management at Scale with Azure Lighthouse

March 19th, 2020 | 10 AM - 11 AM CST | Virtual Session

How does a Managed Service Provider administer services across dozens or even hundreds of customer subscriptions?

Managed Service Providers (MSPs) deliver value by offloading the administrative and maintenance burden of running your own applications. In the Azure world, those applications are typically hosted in customer subscriptions, associated with the customer’s Azure AD tenant. Azure Lighthouse is a game-changing service that solves this problem, allowing delegated resource management and cross-tenant management experiences. In this session, we’ll review the capabilities of Azure Lighthouse and show you how to get started with the service.

Everything you need to know about Microsoft Azure Certification Updates

March 5th, 2020 | 10 AM - 11 AM CST | Virtual Session

Microsoft Azure Certifications are Being Updated!
The following Microsoft Azure exams are being retired and replaced with new exams and technical requirements:

  • AZ 203 - Azure Developer
  • AZ 103 - Azure Administrator
  • AZ 300 and AZ 301 - Azure Solution Architect
Learn how about the new exams and preparation options will impact your certification plans.