Hartford Area Microsoft Events

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I wanted to share these upcoming events in the Hartford and Danbury area.

Building Websites in the Cloud

Learn how to use Microsoft Azure, our global cloud solution, to power your websites

This workshop will show you how to quickly create web applications using popular frameworks such as WordPress, Joomla, NodeJS, PHP and more. You will learn how to create and deploy a website using Visual Studio Online. Other features such as cloud services will be discussed how to take your website to the next level.

Time: Monday, March 16, 2015 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Location: Microsoft Store, 211 Westfarms Mall, Farmington CT (located on the upper level between Center Court and Macy’s)

Time: Wednesday, April 1, 2015 from 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Location: Microsoft Store, Danbury Fair Mall, Danbury CT

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These workshops  are “hands-on” optional. You can attend and learn without participating in the labs. The labs will be provided at the end of the workshop. If you are particpating in the labs you will need the following:

 

Microsoft Cloud Dev Camp

Master the new Microsoft Azure features and services to build, deploy and move apps to the cloud

Roll up your sleeves and get ready to master the latest Microsoft Azure development tools and technologies. Join us at an expert-led Microsoft Cloud DevCamp and leave with code running in the cloud! DevCamps are fun, FREE events for developers, by developers. That means no fluff or filler – just valuable coding skills you can immediately put into action.
More information here.

Time: Thursday, March 26, 2015 from 9:00am to 5:00pm
Location: Microsoft’s Office, Hartford at 280 Trumbull Street, Hartford CT

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The Cloud Dev camp is intended to be “hands-on”. The following is required for attendance:

Note – you MUST bring a laptop to participate in this event. In addition:

 

Code Camp NYC Registration is Open

Code Camp 9 – Registration Opens August 4th, 2014!

NYC Code Camp is happy to announce that the registration for the next NYC Code Camp will open promptly at 9:00am on Monday August 4, 2014!

Registration will be processed through Eventbrite at http://codecampnyc.eventbrite.com and attendance costs a mere $10 for the entire day’s worth of content (less than the cost of two lattes at Starbucks)! If you register before Friday August 15, 2014 you will also have an opportunity to shape the content of the sessions being selected! Anyone who registers between August 4, 2014 and August 15, 2014 will be directed to a survey page where you can vote for the 10 sessions you most want to see! Read more “Code Camp NYC Registration is Open”

Your Modern App

Microsoft Azure and Construct 2


When you start building applications or games at some point you are going to run into the question “Where do I save data?”. Some apps can keep data locally but if the app or game wants any viral or social activity then a central data store will be needed at some point. There are plenty of ways to go about doing that but today I am going to touch briefly on Azure Mobile Services and Construct 2. Read more “Microsoft Azure and Construct 2”

HTML5 Devs! Get Ready for DevCon5

DevCon5

Are you a HTML5 Developer? Are you a Web Developer? Are you just a developer? Come down to the DevCon 5 conference on July 9th and 10th and join in on the fun with other developers and designers, thinkers and creators in breaking though in the mobile world!

Join me and fellow evangelist Jason Walters as we take on the topic of cloud enabling your web application. We will look at Microsoft Azure and its services to deliver solutions to the mobile world. We will also touch on Visual Studio app templates to get you started.

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Read more “HTML5 Devs! Get Ready for DevCon5”

Microsoft Developer Camps – Windows Azure

Windows Azure Developer Camps
Join a Microsoft Developer Camp and learn the critical skills that modern developers need to know. Take part in these hands-on workshops and get trained in the latest Microsoft development tools and technologies.

Learn how to build infrastructure at the speed of code. Build your first cloud native application, configure single sign-on for your ASP.NET and extend your corporate identity store to apps in the cloud.

Extend your existing apps on the Microsoft Modern Platform with instructor-led labs.
Move your existing applications to the cloud using almost any language, framework, or tool. Register today for the event near you. Read more “Microsoft Developer Camps – Windows Azure”