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The IT Ops Sessions: ARM Templates vs. Terraform

by Tim Warner

In this IT Ops session, you’ll learn whether ARM templates, Terraform, or both are best for your Microsoft Azure infrastructure-as-code deployments.

What you'll learn

IT Ops sessions are short-form conference-style sessions, minus the conference. In this session, ARM Templates vs. Terraform, you'll weigh the pros and cons of using Azure Resource Manager (ARM) deployment templates vs. HashiCorp Terraform to support your infrastructure as code (IaC) efforts. When you’re finished with this session, you’ll have a better understanding of your options for supporting IaC in Microsoft Azure.

About the author

Timothy Warner is a Microsoft Most Valuable Professional (MVP) in Cloud and Datacenter Management who is based in Nashville, TN. His professional specialties include Microsoft Azure, cross-platform PowerShell, and all things Windows Server-related. You can reach Tim via Twitter (@TechTrainerTim), LinkedIn or his blog,

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