Windows on AWS Workshop Boston

Windows on AWS Workshop Boston

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This technical workshop equips you with the insights to modernize your legacy Windows and SQL Server applications. We will walk through the common Amazon Web Services (AWS) solutions and proven customer approaches to deploy and migrate SQL Server 2008 to the cloud.

Who should attend?

  • Windows Application Developers/Architects
  • SQL Server Database Administrators/Architects
  • Windows Server Engineers
  • IT Infrastructure Architects
  • IT Operations Managers

Why attend?

Learn how successful customers modernize their databases by deploying and migrating to AWS.


April 2, 2019


8:30 AM – 3:00 PM ET
Registration: 8:30 AM - 9:00 AM ET


AWS Office, 27 Melcher Street, Boston, MA 02210


Time Session
8:30 AM – 9:00 AM          Registration & Breakfast
9:00 AM – 9:30 AM  Introduction to SQL Server and Windows on AWS
9:30 AM – 11:00 AM 

Solutions to Upgrade and Modernize Your SQL 2008 Server

  • Amazon RDS and Amazon EC2
  • Tooling for Migration/Upgrade
  • Performance and Monitoring
11:00 AM – 11:15 AM  Break
11:15 AM – 12:30 PM 

Windows Server 2008 Upgrade and Migration Strategies

  • Discovery Solutions
  • AWS Server Migration Service
  • SysMgr WS2008 Auto Upgrade
  • Containers
  • Amazon FSx
  • AWS License Manager
  • VMware Cloud
12:30 PM – 1:00 PM  Lunch
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM  Best Practices and Customer Use Case Presented by Datavail
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM  Optional: 1x1 Ask an Architect Sessions and Networking