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Cloud Advocate Technical Content Highlights (Week of 07/10)

Microsoft's Cloud Advocates help every technologist, from those in enterprises or startups, to succeed and do what they love: write, code, and learn. They engage developers and others in the software ecosystem to further technical education and proficiency within the Microsoft Cloud + AI platform. Cloud Advocates meet with developers around the world through talks, demos, and engagement in technical communities. Please check out the latest Cloud Advocacy content highlights below for the week of 07/10:


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#JulyOT – a month of learning focused on Azure IoT solutions!


by @Paul DeCarlo (@pjdecarlo)


The month of #JulyOT is here!  To celebrate, we have curated a collection of content designed to demonstrate and teach developers how to build solutions with Azure IoT services. Check it out!


#JulyOT - Introduction to IoT Hub and IoT Edge


by @Christopher Maneu (@cmaneu)


Do you want to learn how to create IoT solutions from scratch? Let’s do it together this month! Join @cmaneu every Friday at 1pm CET for a 1 hour livestream!


Bring IoT into the classroom with interactive projects


by @Jim Bennett (@jimbobbennett)


Check out some fun IoT projects that can easily be adapted to bring project-based learning into the classroom!


Azure Mini Fun Bytes: How to create a static web site using blob storage


By @Jay Gordon



Join @jaydestro as he details steps on how to create a static web site using blob storage.


Azure Storage, Infrastructure

Pivoting with perspective – ChickTech + Microsoft Virtual Panel


by @Ruth Yakubu


Hear from four leading women who share their experiences about pivoting with the foresight to find success at work, within their network, and at home - all while being virtual. Thanks to ChickTech for hosting!


Advice, Startup



Check out the newly published Learn modules and newly published Docs articles written by Cloud Advocates:




Improve your reliability with modern operations practices: learning from failure



How to integrate RabbitMQ with Azure Service Bus



Add an API to Azure Static Web Apps Preview with Azure Functions


JavaScript, Functions