Cloud Gaming Notes – Using Azure to host a Minecraft Game Server – YouTube

Ever thought about what it takes to host a game in the #Cloud? Well, this is the series for you! On the first Wednesday of every month, we explore Cloud Concepts that impact your journey to a connected multiplayer #gaming experience! In this first session, we’ll play some #Minecraft and talk to the concept of a hosted #gameserver.

00:00 – Introduction
00:50 – Lee Williams
01:40 – Cloud and Gaming
02:48 – Game Servers & Gaming as a Platform
05:35 – Setting up a Minecraft Server/What is a game server?
08:40 – Gaming Trends
09:48 – Game Servers & Resilience
16:12 – Gaming Services & Data
18:25 – Adding resilience/scaling game servers
25:35 – Additional Considerations for Gaming
26:00 – Next Session
26:45 – Closing Thoughts
28:25 – Wrap Up

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Author: Chris Reddington

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