One of the core tenet for working with cloud services is automation. When it comes to deploying our new cloud solutions, we want to automate the process as much as possible. Though Visual Studio and the Windows Azure online management portal make deployments pretty easy, they don't automate the deployment process. This session will demonstrate techniques like PowerShell, TFS, and more, for handling the automated updating of cloud services. Coming away from this session you'll have a solid understanding, backed by practical real-world examples, of handling service deployments and updates.