Azure Verified Modules (AVM) - a contributors view

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AVM ( is an initiative to consolidate and set the standards for what a good Infrastructure-as-Code module looks like, governed and led by Microsoft. Hear a summary of what makes AVM special from the perspective of one of the most active contributors outside of Microsoft in the AVM Terraform community. Leave, knowing how you can use, build and contribute to this exciting initiative.


Stu Mace

Senior Technical Consultant at Datacom

From his little corner of NZ, Stu is on a mission to promote the collaborative use of Azure Verified Modules across companies and industries. Stu has been active in supporting AVM since its announcement, is a co-owner of a number of official Terraform AVM resources, and contributes to many more through code, support, active use, and training.

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