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  • Blog Post: A Guide to What’s New for Web Developers – WebMatrix, ASP.NET MVC 3, and More

    Last week, a set of new technologies was released: WebMatrix 1.0 , ASP.NET MVC 3 , IIS 7.5 Express , SQL Server Compact 4.0 , Orchard , Web Deploy 2.0, Web Farm Framework 2.0 , and NuGet .  I’ll briefly introduce each release in this post, but here are some overviews I’d recommend: Blog post: Scott...
  • Blog Post: Seacoast SQL Server – A New Group in Portsmouth, NH

    There’s a new SQL Server user group coming in April to Portsmouth, NH, offering opportunities to network and to learn about various SQL Server topics.  The Seacoast SQL Server Users Group ’s first meeting will be on April 13th featuring Grant Fritchey:     Seacoast SQL Server Users...
  • Blog Post: New SQL Server Group in Hartford, CT

    There is a new SQL Server user group forming that will meet quarterly in the Hartford, CT area.  The first meeting is April 7th (note that it’s during the day, with lunch included):     Hartford SQL Server User’s Group     April 7, 12-4 PM     Microsoft...
  • Blog Post: Reminder for Saturday’s New England Data Camp v2.0

    With 27 sessions and over 450 people registered (and a bit of room left for more), this Saturday’s free New England Data Camp v2 / SQL Saturday #34 is shaping up to be an event not to be missed.     New England Data Camp v2.0 / SQL Saturday #34         Saturday...
  • Blog Post: New England Data Camp v2.0 / SQL Saturday 34

    Back in January, the New England SQL Server Users Group and Southern New England SQL Server Users Group combined forces to host New England Data Camp v1.0 .  It was a solid success, bringing a focus on all things data to a large Code Camp style event. I’m glad to pass along word that the event is...
  • Blog Post: SQL Server 2008 Developer Training Kit Now Available

    The SQL Server 2008 Developer Training Kit , a useful collection of presentations, demos, and hands-on labs for learning about SQL Server 2008 from a developer’s perspective is now available. The SQL Server 2008 Developer Training Kit will help you understand how to build web applications which deeply...
  • Blog Post: New England Data Camp v1.0 - January 24th

    Adam Machanic , with the New England SQL Server Users Group and Southern New England SQL Server Users Group , has been working to create a data-focused event based on the Code Camp concept.  New England Data Camp v1.0 will be on January 24th from 8:15 AM to 5:30 PM at the Microsoft offices in Waltham...
  • Blog Post: Free SQL Server 2008 Event in Boston on November 12th

    Looking for the latest on SQL Server 2008?  Join Adam Machanic for a free event on November 12th in Boston where he'll spend the morning (8-12) sharing many details of SQL Server 2008: Learn more about SQL Server 2008 and the new enhanced capabilities of the product.  We’ll be exploring...
  • Blog Post: First Western NY Pro. Assoc. for SQL Server (PASS) Meeting on Sept. 11

    Are you working with SQL Server in the western upstate NY?  I'm happy to pass (no pun intended) along word that the first meeting of the Western NY PASS (Professional Association for SQL Server) will be on September 11th in Buffalo, with a focus on disaster recovery techniques: We would like to...
  • Blog Post: New England SQL Server User Group Special Event - 5/8

    Adam Machanic sends word that the New England SQL Server User Group is hosting a special event on May 8th at 6:30 in Waltham. Microsoft's Craig Freedman , on the SQL Server team in Redmond, will be visiting to speak on "Understanding Query Processing and Query Plans in SQL Server" : Have you ever wondered...
  • Blog Post: Save the Dates - Northeast 2008 Launch Events Announced

    We've just announced the schedule for the 2008 Launch Events across the country, following the kickoff event in Los Angeles on February 27th! T hese events are a great way to learn about what's new with three major products, Visual Studio 2008, Windows Server 2008, and SQL Server 2008. You'll have a...
  • Blog Post: VS2008, SQL 2008 and Windows Server 2008 Launch Date Announced

    Today (July 10th) at the Worldwide Partner Conference, Kevin Turner announced that Visual Studio 2008 , Windows Server 2008 and SQL Server 2008 will be launched on February 27th at an event in Los Angeles, followed by a series of launch events around the world. For details and press coverage see: Microsoft...
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