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IT/Dev Connections
October 15 - 18, 2018
Fairmont DallasDallas, TX

David O'Brien
Cloud Track Chair | Director at Xirus PTY LTD


David recently started his own company (Xirus PTY LTD) focusing on mainly Microsoft stacks in the cloud, training individuals and companies in all things Microsoft Azure and VSTS, and also still doing hands-on consulting and infracoding.

He has held a Microsoft MVP award for 5 years and lately got awarded MVP for Azure. A co-organiser of the Melbourne Microsoft Cloud and Datacentre meetup he also regularly speaks at international conferences and combines his interest to travel the world with his passion to share IT stories with the community. David's blog can be found on In addition to blogging he has also published online training courses on Pluralsight.

David O'Brien's Network

Agenda Sessions

  • Daily Debrief: Cloud Platform

  • Daily Debrief: Cloud Platform

  • Birds of a Feather: Cloud Fight! Pros and Cons of the Different Cloud Platforms

  • Metrics! Metrics! Metrics!

  • Clean your Mess up! Hygiene in the Microsoft Azure Cloud

  • Birds of a Feather: Stirring the Pot: Keeping Operations On-premises Versus Moving to the Cloud


Speakers at this event