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Events coming up

Past events

  • Scott Hanselman: Mobile Web

    Mon, 9 Jul 2012, 18:30 - 21:00 in Edinburgh, United Kingdom

    Mobile WebMobile traffic on the web is exploding. Are you ready? ASP.NET MVC 4 includes new mobile-friendly templates, a focus on responsive design as well as dedicated mobile templates that leverage jQuery and jQuery mobile.Scott Hanselman will show you what you can do today and tomorrow to make your site friendly on a mobile device. When should your mobile site become a mobile application?

  • SQLRelay: Scottish Area SQL Server User Group

    Wed, 5 Oct 2011, 18:00 - 21:00 in Edinburgh, United Kingdom

    SQLRelay: Scottish Area SQL Server User Group with Andrew Fryer from Microsoft and Martin Bell(MVP)

  • Microsoft and Black Marble present Visual Studio 2010 and Managing the Application Lifecycle with TFS

    Thu, 25 Feb 2010, 09:00 - 16:30 in Edinburgh, United Kingdom

    Welcome to the Microsoft/Black Marble exploration of developer tools and application lifecycle management, now taking place in Edinburgh. Come along and find out how Microsoft's Developer Tools are changing as well as how Team Foundation Server, Best Practice and Testing can be implemented to help your business manage its application lifecycle successfully.

  • MSDN: Catch Up with Microsoft Rich Client Technologies for 2008

    Tue, 24 Feb 2009, 13:30 in Edinburgh, United Kingdom

    In this half-day session we’ll do a refresh of the technologies that we can use to build rich, interactive clients with .NET in 2008. We’ll take a look at how we can be cross-platform, cross-browser with Silverlight 2 and yet get the full development experience of a .NET application and then we’ll explore how we can take that further with the Windows Presentation Foundation V3.5 Service Pack 1 which allows for the richest, most-productive development model for Windows applications. There’ll b...

  • Upgrading to SQL Server 2008

    Thu, 29 Jan 2009, 18:30 - 21:00 in Edinburgh, United Kingdom

    Upgrading to SQL Server 2008, Resource Governor, Multiple short demos and Networking - the Edinburgh SQL User Group has it all - come and join us for this great opportunity to expand your knowledge and work network.

  • Scottish Area SQL Server User Group - Jammin' SQL Server 2008

    Thu, 13 Nov 2008, 18:30 - 21:00 in Edinburgh, United Kingdom

    By now you may have all seen the road shows and talks about SQL Server 2008, in this anarchic meet where Martin Bell, Rob Carrol and Satya Shyam K Jayanty will all chip in to demo and talk about the new features of SQL Server 2008, and discuss what they like about them, what the pro and cons are and potential pitfalls. If you want to see anything specific email me and we'll try to include it. What you are not going to see is any PowerPoint so bring a pen and paper.

  • An Introduction to ASP.NET MVC

    Thu, 16 Oct 2008, 19:00 - 21:00 in Edinburgh, United Kingdom

    In this session we'll take a look at the drivers behind MVC, the architecture of a typical ASP.NET MVC application, new features in ASP.NET that make it possible and we'll build a simple ASP.NET MVC application to explore the key concepts.

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