Jennelle Crothers is a Microsoft Technical Evangelist who likes computer networking, server administration, dogs, quilting, popcorn and on most days, public transportation. Before joining Microsoft, Jennelle Crothers spent 15 years as a Systems Administrator "jack of all trades" overseeing Windows domains, Exchange Server, desktops and other IT systems where she struck fear into the hearts of end-users with complex password policies and email retention tags. Now she supports platform awareness for Azure, Windows Server and related technologies, containers and DevOps. Jennelle is a Microsoft Azure Specialist and prior to joining Microsoft, she was a four-time Microsoft MVP.
In this session we will break down the parts of the JSON template used to deploy servers in Azure. You'll learn the parts of the JSON template, how to use a parameters file, handle dependencies and loop resource creation. Finally, you'll learn how to use GitHub to manage your source control and deploy to Azure with PowerShell. If you are interesting in starting to manage your cloud infrastructure using code, this is one way to get started!