Wednesday, May 23, 6:00 PM, Stockholm

Migrating Applications to Windows Azure – Shay Friedman

Windows Azure is the next big thing for server-side applications and one of its major use cases is hosting existing .NET applications. However, Window Azure is not your regular playground and some preparations are necessary. In this session, Shay Friedman will take you through different ways to make sure your application is ready to move to the cloud. In addition, Friedman will explain how you can estimate the cost of running your web application in the cloud.

Sharding And Scaling with RavenDB – Oren Eini

From the get go, RavenDB was designed with sharding in mind. But sharding was always a complex topic, and it scared people off. Following the same principles that guides us with the rest of RavenDB design, we have taken sharding to the next level, made it easier to work with, performant and self optimizing.

Come to this talk with Ayende Rahien to discover RavenDB sharding, discuss scaling scenarios and see how we can use RavenDB in a high traffic scenarios.

Shay Friedman

Shay Friedman is a Visual C#/IronRuby MVP and the author of IronRuby Unleashed. With more than 10 years of experience in the software industry, Friedman now works in CodeValue, a company he has co-founded, where he creates products for developers, consults and conducts courses around the world about web development and dynamic languages. You can visit his blog at

Oren Eini (Ayende Rahien)

Oren Eini has over 15 years of experience in the development world with a strong focus on the Microsoft and .NET ecosystem and has been awarded the Microsoft’s Most Valuable Professional since 2007. An internationally known presenter, Oren has spoken at conferences such as DevTeach, JAOO, QCon, Oredev, NDC,…