Dylan Smith

Information & Communications Technology

DevOps & Automation ALM Cloud Computing on the Azure Platform

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada

Dylan Smith

DevOps @ Microsoft

Dylan Smith was a Microsoft MVP (ALM) for many years before finally joining Microsoft to lead the DevOps Customer Advisory Team. Now he works with Microsoft’s largest customers to help them accelerate their DevOps journey.


Past Speaking Experience:

Prairie Dev Con 2018 (Winnipeg) – KEYNOTE: Securing a Service used by Millions
Prairie Dev Con 2018 (Winnipeg) – Journey from Legacy to Cloud SaaS
DevOps Enterprise Summit 2018 (Vegas) – Progressive Deployment, Experimentation, Multitenancy, No Downtime, Cloud Security, Oh my!
Prairie Dev Con 2018 (Regina) – KEYNOTE: Microsoft’s DevOps Transformation
Prairie Dev Con 2018 (Regina) – Securing a Service used by Millions
Prairie Dev Con 2018 (Winnipeg) – Microsofts DevOps Transformation
Prairie Dev Con 2018 (Winnipeg) – Securing a Service used by Millions
Microsoft Ready 2018 – DevOps in the Trenches
Winnipeg .Net User Group 2018 – Microsofts DevOps Transformation Story
Kitchener .Net User Group 2017 – Microsofts DevOps Transformation Story
Winnipeg DevOps Meeting 2017 – Microsofts DevOps Transformation Story
DevTeach 2017 (Montreal) – Building Modern Web Apps with Gulp
DevTeach 2017 (Montreal) – 10 Tips to be Successful at DevOps
Prairie Dev Con 2017 (Winnipeg) – 10 Tips to be Succesful at DevOps
Prairie Dev Con 2017 (Winnipeg) – Exciting Tech Trends
Winnipeg Azure Bootcamp 2017 – Using Azure ARM for Dev/Test Environments
Winnipeg Code Camp Feb 2017 – Exciting Tech Trends
Winnipeg .Net User Group Jan 2017 – Building Modern Web Apps with Gulp
Austin Azure Group Jan 2017 – Using Azure for Dev/Test Environments
PrDC Deliver 2016 (Winnipeg) – Bringing Innovation to the Enterprise
.Net Rocks Podcast (2016) – DevOps Panel Discussion
DevTeach 2016 (Montreal) – Using Azure ARM for Dev/Test Environments
DevTeach 2016 (Montreal) – DevOps in a Microsoft World
DevTeach 2016 (Montreal) – Feature Toggles vs Feature Branches
Prairie Dev Con 2016 (Winnipeg) – Git (with TFS) For Git Newbies
Prairie Dev Con 2016 (Winnipeg) – DevOps Workshop (Full Day)
Prairie Dev Con 2016 (Winnipeg) – Feature Toggles vs Feature Branches
MVP2MVP 2015 (Seattle) – Using Azure ARM for Environment Management
MVP2MVP 2015 (Seattle) – Docker for People that Know Nothing About Docker
Heartland Developer Conference (Nebraska) – Sept 2015 – Using Azure for Dev/Test Environments
Calgary .Net User Group (Jul 2015) – Using Azure for Dev/Test Environments
Prairie Dev Con 2015 (Regina) – Into to CQRS and Event Sourcing Distributed Architecture Patterns
Prairie Dev Con 2015 (Regina) – Using Azure for Dev/Test Environments
Prairie Dev Con 2015 (Winnipeg) – CQRS Workshop (Full Day)
Prairie Dev Con 2015 (Winnipeg) – Using Azure for Dev/Test Environments
Calgary Cloud Conference 2014 – Using Azure for Dev/Test Environments
MVP2MVP 2014 (Seattle) – Code-First CodedUI Approach
Edmonton .Net User Group 2014 – Intro to CQRS and Event Sourcing Distributed Architecture Patterns
Silicon Valley Code Camp 2014 – Evolve Your Code – Fundamental Design Principles
New York Code Camp 2014 – CodedUI – The Good Parts
Prairie Dev Con 2014 (Winnipeg) – TFS ALM Workshop (Half Day)
Prairie Dev Con 2014 (Winnipeg) – Kanban Workshop (Half Day)
Prairie Dev Con 2014 (Winnipeg) – Scrum or Kanban, What’s the Difference?
Prairie Dev Con 2014 (Winnipeg) – Why Do We Suck at Estimating? (and how to get better)
Fargo .Net User Group 2014 – Database Change Management with Visual Studio 2013
Dev Teach 2013 (Toronto) – Database Change Management with SSDT 2012
Dev Teach 2013 (Toronto) – Workshop: ALM With the Microsoft Tools (Full Day)
Prairie Dev Con 2013 (Winnipeg) – Co-Ordinating Multi-Team Development
Prairie Dev Con 2013 (Winnipeg) - Intro to CQRS and Event Sourcing Distributed Architecture Patterns
Winnipeg Visual Studio 2012 Launch – Improving Developer Productivity with VS 2012
Winnipeg Visual Studio 2012 Launch – End-To-End ALM With TFS 2012
Calgary Visual Studio 2012 Launch – ALM In Practice
Calgary .Net User Group 2012 – What’s New in VS and TFS 2012
Dev Teach 2012 (Vancouver) – Intro to CQRS and Event Sourcing Distributed Architecture Patterns
Dev Teach 2012 (Vancouver) – Why Do We Suck as Estimating? (And How to get better)
Prairie Dev Con 2012 (Calgary) – Agilist Heal Thyself - Agile Q & A
Prairie Dev Con 2012 (Calgary) – Agile Ball Point Game: Self Organizing Teams
Prairie Dev Con 2012 (Calgary) – Turbocharge Your Manual Testing with VS 2010 Test Pro
Prairie Dev Con 2012 (Calgary) – Evolve Your Code: Design Fundamentals
Prairie Dev Con 2012 (Calgary) – Why Do We Suck at Estimating? (And how to get better)
Prairie Dev Con 2012 (Calgary) – TFS Build Deep Dive Pre-Conf Workshop (Full Day)
Prairie Dev Con 2011 (Winnipeg) – Database Change Management with VS 2010
Prairie Dev Con 2011 (Winnipeg) – Evolve Your Code: Design Fundamentals
Prairie Dev Con 2011 (Regina) – CQRS & Event Sourcing Post-Conference Workshop (Half Day)
Prairie Dev Con 2011 (Regina) – Agile Ball Point Game: Self Organizing Teams
Prairie Dev Con 2011 (Regina) – Database Change Management with VS 2010
Prairie Dev Con 2011 (Regina) – Evolve Your Code: Design Fundamentals
Winnipeg Code Camp 2011 – TurboCharge Your Manual Testing With TFS 2010
Microsoft TechDays 2010 - Distributed Architecture Patterns, CQRS & Event Sourcing
Microsoft TechDays 2010 – Branching and Merging Patterns
Microsoft TechDays 2009 – Tips and Techniques for Test Driven Development
Winnipeg Code Camp 2010 – Panel Session (Audience Selected Topics)
Winnipeg Code Camp 2010 – Agile In Action – Agile Case Studies
Prairie Dev Con 2010 (Regina) – Panel Session on NoSQL Databases
Prairie Dev Con 2010 (Regina) – Agile In Action – Agile Case Studies
Prairie Dev Con 2010 (Regina) – Database Change Management with Team System
Visual Studio 2010 Launch Event (Winnipeg) – Architecting Applications with Visual Studio 2010
.Net User Group (Regina) - Distributed Architecture Patterns, CQRS and Event Sourcing
.Net User Group (Winnipeg) – Distributed Architecture Patterns, CQRS and Event Sourcing
.Net User Group (Winnipeg) - Whirlwind Tour of Team System 2010
.Net User Group (Winnipeg) – Intro to Test Driven Development