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    Adrian James, Head of Automated Driving Safety, AUDI AG

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    Audi

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    Sarah Haywood, Chief Technology Officer and Vice President of Technology, Carlsberg Group

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    Carlsberg

    “Previously, we could only establish global alerting thresholds that would apply to all our customers. When we moved to Azure Monitor, we gained the ability to set thresholds on a per-customer or a per-alert basis.”

    Dugan Sheehan, Principal Engineer, Microsoft Cloud Team, Rackspace

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    Rackspace

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    Sascha Wenninger, Technology Lead for the 4S program, Orica

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