Windows AzureHere’s a quick a reminder that Boston Azure Cloud User Group is putting on a FREE two-day, hands-on Windows Azure Boot Camp TOMORROW and Saturday at Microsoft’s New England Research & Development Center (NERD).  There are a few spots still open.

This is a great opportunity to learn from MVPs, evangelists, and other cloud-erati via a combination of lecture and hands-on labs. Bring your laptop; prerequisites include:

The agenda for the two days follows, note you can sign up for either or both days.

Day 1 – Register Here

Day 2 – Register Here

9:00-9:30 Breakfast (coffee/breakfast provided) & registration
9:30-9:45

Welcome, overview

9:45-noon

Intro to Cloud and key Windows Azure technologies

noon-1:00 Lunch (provided) / socialize
1:00-3:00 Web/Worker Roles/Queues/Tables + Lab
3:00-3:15 Break
3:15-4:00

Node generic overview (Intro to Node.js since we will use it in following lab)

4:00-5:30 Intro to Node.js SDK for Azure/Service Bus + Lab
5:30-6:00 More about Service Bus
6:00 – ?

Group Dinner (at your own expense) at local bar

9:00-9:30 Breakfast (coffee/breakfast provided) & registration
9:30-11:30 Mobile Notification Services + Lab
11:30-noon

Secure Applications on Insecure Devices: ACS, SAS

noon-1:00

Lunch (provided) / socialize

1:00-5:00 SELECTING AMONG MANY INTERESTING OPTIONS
5:00-6:00 Recap, what's next, and give-aways