Brian Wren

Brian Wren is a Senior Content Developer with the Microsoft focusing on cloud management technologies including Log Analytics and Azure Automation. He has produced extensive documentation and training materials for System Center, most notably management pack authoring in Operations Manager, and is carrying these concepts forward into management solutions in Azure. Brian has over 20 years of experience with management technologies including a dozen years in Microsoft Consulting Services and has been a regular speaker at a variety of conferences.

My Sessions

Advanced Analytics in Azure

We recently got a powerful new query language that allows you to analyze data collected in Log Analytics and Application Insights in ways that were previously impossible without external tools.  In this session, we’ll have a look at some of the more advanced features of the new language and go through some interesting examples.  We’re […]


Management in Azure, the Big Picture

Let’s take a step back and look at the big picture.  Microsoft has a variety of Azure services that work together to provide complete management of your cloud and enterprise resources.  We’ll start this session by categorizing those services and discussing how they interact with each other and with other tools before we look forward […]