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  • Blog Post: Code Mastery Event by Magenic – February 11 in Waltham

    Passing along word of a free developer event by Magenic coming next week in Waltham, MA. Code Mastery is a full day of content with sessions in two tracks: Core .NET Development – Visual Studio 2010, .NET 4, Silverlight, WPF, Pex, etc. Microsoft Server Development : SharePoint 2010, SQL Server, BizTalk...
  • Blog Post: Free Online Training with Microsoft Ramp Up

    Ramp Up is a is a free online program to help you learn new development skills.  Each subject has a variety of supporting slide/code casts, articles, and hands-on labs organized in steps to guide you through learning. Three new tracks have just been launched, brining the total to 11: Move from ASP...
  • Blog Post: XAMLFest Boston 5/27 – 5/28… and Online

    XAMLFest events are a great (and free) way to learn about Silverlight and WPF through a combination of presentations and instructor-led hands-on lab work.  XAMLFest Boston is coming to the NERD facility (One Memorial Drive, Cambridge, MA) on May 27th & 28th , and will be the last XAMLFest in...
  • 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: Free Resources and Training on MSDev.com

    Though specifically geared toward developers at ISVs*, the newly updated MSDev.com site has great content useful for any developer and is worth checking out. From the ISV Developer Community blog announcement: You will find web seminars, virtual events, live events on .NET Framework, business development...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio 2010 & .NET 4.0 Training Kit Available

      If you're interested in learning more about the what's coming in the VS 2010/.NET 4.0 wave, check out the "Visual Studio 2010 & .NET 4.0 Training Kit" (November Preview) : The Visual Studio 2010 and .NET Framework 4.0 Training Kit includes presentations, hands-on labs, and demos...
  • Blog Post: Silverlight 1.0 Fire Starter Now Online

    Silverlight Fire Starter was a one-day event held in Redmond late last year to cover a wide range of Silverlight topics. Now you can access the same content for the hard-to-argue-with price of free: www.visitmix.com/University/silverlight/firestarter/ There are eight sessions available: An Introduction...
  • Blog Post: Visual Studio 2008 and Training Kit Released!

    Visual Studio 2008 & .NET 3.5 We've just announced the RTM (release to manufacturing) of Visual Studio 2008 and .NET Framework 3.5! MSDN subscribers can download the English versions now, plus there are trial editions and the Express editions available as well. Where to get it? Visit the Visual Studio...
  • Blog Post: MIX University Expands with a Free WPF Bootcamp Course

    Tim Sneath posted about a great new addition to the already strong lineup of training available at MIX University . Now you can access a full three-day WPF training course (over 20 hours) for the low cost of free. From Tim : "You'll hear a keynote from Ian Ellison-Taylor , the general manager responsible...
  • Blog Post: Upcoming Professional Developer Training Courses

    As Summer draws to an end, developer training courses are gearing back up. Here are some third-party training options coming to the New England area: DevelopMentor's Essential .NET 2.0 with C# August 20 - 24, Boston, MA "You will leave this course with a clear view of what .NET does (and does not) do...
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