Essential Hybrid Cloud: Azure, Apprenda, and the Future of Cloud

Just as many folks (and companies) are finally realizing the amazing potential of building and delivering services in the cloud, the idea of hybrid cloud appears.  What is hybrid cloud?  What are the reasons, technical and otherwise, that hybrid cloud exists?  What types of apps run on a hybrid cloud?  We’ll take a look at a hybrid cloud setup using Azure and Apprenda and deploy .NET web apps and mobile backend services across datacenters around the country in a matter of minutes.

Matthew Ammerman

Matt brings over a decade of technology-related customer implementation and development experience to his role as Apprenda’s VP of Client Services.  Prior to co-founding Apprenda,  Matt held several roles in customer support and service in multiple technology sectors.  Among them, Matt provided customer support to the largest web-based distance learning program in the United States.  He also coordinated client service and support efforts of enterprise-grade VoIP and PBX systems for many government agencies in New York State and across the country.  Matt joined Sinclair Schuller and Abraham Sultan in 2005 to initiate R&D efforts on the SaaSGrid SaaS Application Server.  Today, Matt leads Apprenda’s client services team, which drives implementation and customization of SaaSGrid for customers around the world.  Matt holds a Bachelor of Arts in English from the University of New York at Albany.