April Edwards

Sr. Software Engineer & Cloud Advocate @ Microsoft

April is a senior software engineer and cloud advocate for Microsoft specializing in datacentre modernization and application transformation.  Her focus is advocating the cloud to customers and taking them on a journey to what is possible in the cloud.  Migrating customers away from legacy methods into the new world of serverless and containers, where code comes first.  April was previously a cloud consultant and solution architect for various partners in the UK and brings her years of experience in helping customers plan their journey.

In April’s spare time she spends time outdoors hiking, skiing or scuba diving.  She is also a triathlete competing in Ironman and Half Ironman triathlons.

April is often asked to present at events to showcase the latest Microsoft technologies and also to present live demos that are industry specific and applicable to real life use cases.

My Sessions

GitHub Actions Workshop

Did you enjoy the Future Tech Masterclasses Live but did you also think it finished way too quickly? In cooperation with Microsoft we proudly announce Future Tech Microsoft Masterclass: GitHub Actions Workshop. It’s time to take a deep dive into Github Actions with Abel Wang & April Edwards on October 6th from 13:00-15:00! Join us […]


Agile to DevOps with GitHub Actions

Especially for the Future Tech Masterclasses, Microsoft’s April Edwards and Abel Wang will do a joint session! They’ll share all the excitement around agile working, DevOps, and how you can use GitHub Actions to deploy your applications!