There are fewer than 500 tickets available for the IT conference of the year! Spanning three and a half days, TechEd provides delegates with the opportunity to meet Microsoft experts, and network with peers and industry influencers.
Wellington based startup Wipster were currently featured on the global BizSpark page. Wipster is a cloud app that allows users to collaborate on video projects. If you're ready to launch your startup, click here.
If you missed the dotnetConf, then you can catch up on all the sessions on demand thanks to Channel 9. dotnetConf is a free, online conference for helping developers create desktop, mobile, web, and cloud-based applications using the .NET Framework.
With the latest release of Azure Web Sites, your websites can now support larger backup jobs and larger sites can be backed up too. You can also restore a backup directly to a slot of your choice.
Do you use Visual Studio for web development? The Visual Studio team have created a five minute survey asking for feeback regarding your experiences using UI frameworks. This feedback will assist the team in enhancing the development experience in future versions of Visual Studio.
Update 3 RC has been release for Visual Studio 2013. The new features in the update include application insights, Visual Studio Graphics Analyzer, managed memory dump analysis and the ability to disable the ALL CAPS menu in Visual Studio.
12th July 2014 (AKL) Gather is the digital, technical and creative community’s big day out. It’s an event designed to facilitate collaboration and allow people to learn and share their latest technical creations and projects with other like-minded, awesome people. DX Director Nigel Parker and Technical Evangelist Hannes Nel will be available for a chat.
19th August 2014 (AKL) Join us at Microsoft Auckland for the latest Azure Lunchtime Meetup! In this session Rory Braybrook, Identity and Access Management lead in the Microsoft team at Datacom, will present to us on Microsoft Azure Active Directory - Identity and Access Management for the cloud.
27th-29th August 2014 (WLG) Microsoft is sponsoring the PHP conference which is being held on from the 27th-29th August. Technical Evangelist Thiago Almeida will be attending the conference on the 28th only and will be available for a chat.
29th-31st August 2014 (WLG) Startup Weekend is where entrepreneurs, developers, and designers get together to form new businesses in a 54-hour marathon of inspiration, perspiration, collaboration, and fun! Wellington Startup Weekend EDU will be the first Education focused Startup Weekend in New Zealand.
3rd-4th September 2014 (WLG) Microsoft is sponsoring the Agile NZ Conference. The Agile conference will be focusing on the adoption of Agile development in the enterprise.
9th-12th September 2014 (AKL) Tickets for the I.T conference of the year are running out! There are fewer THAN 500 tickets remaining at Individual and Coporate Package standard prices. Don't miss out!
Successful developers are always upgrading thier skills. Microsoft Virtual Academy (MVA) offers online Microsoft training delivered by experts. Watch videos, download powerpoint slides and test yourself as you learn at absolutely no cost. Here are the two top courses for the week. If you want to learn something different, head over to MVA here!
Want to start building apps for Windows Phone 8.1? In this course, watch step-by-step videos that cover the Windows Phone UI, events, navigation model and much more.
Are you wanting to build and deploy apps to the cloud? In this course, explore the development tools and technologies that are available to you, and allow you to leave your code running in the cloud!