Mladen is a Senior Program Manager in Microsoft Azure SQL Database team, working on the SQL Managed Instance and data estate modernization in Azure. His current focus areas are business continuity and service integration. Prior to joining Microsoft in 2016 Mladen spent 15 years in the software and financial services industry working mostly on the mission-critical financial systems. Ask him also about geospatial analytics - he loves it.


Come and hear about the best practices of cloud migration, the latest enhancements of Azure SQL Database Managed Instance, and the future roadmap.
Learn about internals of the Failover Groups as a BCDR feature recommended for the critical database workloads that must survive region-wide outages and recover instantaneously.