dotnetFlix – How to distribute large workloads using Azure Batch

In this episode Marco Mansi introduces Azure Batch, one of the “OG” services that has been around for a while on Microsoft Azure. This services is great for off-loading large workloads to the cloud and distribute them over many machines. With the power of containers, Azure Batch has become even more powerful.

Marco will introduce the Azure Batch service and describe how he has used it in a real-world scenario to improve the performance of a batch process. After that he demonstrate how to use the service by converting a collection of text-files to audio. And he does it all from the Azure Cloud Shell.