# Monday, February 07, 2011

Thursday, February 17, 2011
Windows Azure Platform Development Overview

Subject:
You must register athttps://www.clicktoattend.com/invitation.aspx?code=153493 in order to be admitted to the building and attend.
This will be an overview of developing applications that run on Windows Azure.
In addition to the mandatory hello world application we will go into Windows Azure compute and storage capabilities and talk about upcoming features such as Azure Reporting Services and Windows Azure AppFabric Caching as well as the longer term Windows Azure Roadmap.
We will also give you guidance on how you can start learning and developing Windows Azure applications using Free Windows Azure resources.

Speaker:
Bill Zack, Microsoft
Bill is an Architect Evangelist with Microsoft. He comes to this role after serving as a Solutions Architect in the Financial Services Unit of Microsoft Consulting Services. He is also a co-founder of the New York City .NET Developers group.
Over the past three years he has been focusing primarily on helping companies design and build applications based on the Windows Azure Cloud Platform. He is the Cloud Editor of the Ignition Showcase blog where he covers what’s hot in the Microsoft public and private cloud worlds.
He has given cloud presentations at conferences such as Cloud Expo 2010, local community technology events and has presented on cloud strategy and implementation to technical and business decision makers at many New York area companies.

Date:
Thursday, February 17, 2011

Time:
Reception 6:00 PM , Program 6:15 PM

Location: 
Microsoft , 1290 Avenue of the Americas (the AXA building - bet. 51st/52nd Sts.) , 6th floor

Directions:
B/D/F/V to 47th-50th Sts./Rockefeller Ctr
1 to 50th St./Bway
N/R/W to 49th St./7th Ave.

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