Session Details
Day: 17/03/2017
Time: 09:00 - 10:00
Room: Morus 2

Track: Extending the Value
Level: 300 - Advanced
Audience: Customers
Get Ready to Embrace the Cloud
Moving to the cloud is a topic relevant to most customers today, whether they have already switched or are considering taking the leap.

Having a successful deployment in the cloud and making the most of it is best achieved by embracing the idea of cloud and looking towards the positive benefits it can bring and practices that let you work effectively.

This session will cover good practices for making the most of cloud deployments.
Introducing Your Speaker

Roger Gilchrist, Program Manager, Microsoft Corporation

Roger Gilchrist works for Microsoft as a Program Manager in the Dynamics CRM product group. His role is to engage with Dynamics CRM Enterprise Customers across the EMEA region.

Roger has been working for Microsoft since 2006, the first 5 years as a Solution Architect in Microsoft Consulting Services in the UK, delivering Enterprise implementations based on Dynamics CRM for EMEA customers in Financial Services, Public Sector and other industries. He has been using Dynamics CRM since v3.0 and is the author of a number of white papers on Dynamics CRM particularly around security modelling, business process modelling and performance optimisation.

Prior to this, Roger worked for Portrait Software (formerly known as AIT) for 10 years, a software supplier of Enterprise CRM software based on the Microsoft technology stack. He was a Solution Architect responsible for delivering CRM solutions to Enterprise customers primarily in Financial Services in Europe, US and Australia.