Omaha .Net User Group October Meeting
Start Time: October 27 2011, 5:45 PM

Posted by mruwe at October 21 2011, 4:14 AM

Fellow .Net Users, Our next .NET Users Group meeting will be held on Thursday, October 27th, at 6:00pm (food will be provided 15 to 20 minutes prior to the start of the meeting).  Meeting Details: **Location: ** LeaseTeam

MAP Speaker:

Ben Kimball Ben Kimball is a 20 year veteran of the industry, with architecture/development/design experience in both software and systems architecture who has worked for many Fortune 500 companies in positions from global software development to broadband systems development to industrial robotics. Ben was the founder of the company that was first to market in providing cable modem access to commercial and residential broadband internet. He currently runs an independent web application company in Omaha, Llabmik Software Development. (www.LLabmik.net) Topic:

 MVC 3, Entity Framework, Razor, jQuery Agenda:  o    Whirlwind tour type of intro on the basics of using MVC 3, the new reality for .NET Web Development o    Adapting your development mindset from ASP.NET to the MVC concept §  What's the same §  What's different §  New dogs, old tricks §  Old dogs, new tricks o    Creation of a basic MVC 3 site (Going to feature a simplistic contact manager site) §  Using the built-in “T4 templates” to create a basic quick & dirty single-tier site. §  Utilizing the Membership Provider (Both Intranet and Internet sites) §  Using the Entity Framework (Will be presenting on EF 4.1) §  Building your views using the new Razor syntax engine §  Convention over Configuration §  So what are the conventions, anyway? o    Creation of a more robust multi-tiered architecture §  Tricks and gotchas using EF in a multi-tiered architecture §  jQuery and ScriptServices §  JSON §  Best practices/worst practices §  When to use ScriptServices and when to use WCF §  Quick/Tiny intro to WCF §  Publishing §  Q & A Session    Food, Giveaways, Great Information:

 Definitely! Sponsor:

QCI (http://www.qci.com/)

Your Success is Our Business QCI has become one of the largest technology consulting firms in our home state. Our mission is simple; we help our clients use technology to succeed.  To accomplish our mission, QCI is committed to attracting the best people, partnering with great vendors, and delivering value to our clients to help them succeed. More Than Technology At QCI, technology is seen as an enabler to a business objective. The projects that can have the most impact on your organization inevitably have an information technology component that requires expertise.  Our people have the technical skills coupled with the business understanding to help you execute projects successfully.  Across many industries and our areas of expertise, QCI can help you thrive. Experience the QCI difference today! How to attend:

Please RSVP by clicking on the link at the top of the page to indicate that you plan on attending. This helps us know how much food and prizes we need to bring to the meeting! BE SURE TO RSVP AS THE GIVE AWAY DRAWING NAMES WILL BE DRAWN FROM THE LIST OF ATTENDEES WHO RSVP THROUGH THE WEB SITE. Call for Topics and Speakers

 As a community-based user group, we encourage involvement from our members (whether it's presenting on a topic, providing topic suggestions, or supporting the group by attending the sessions). If you have a topic that you would like to present or learn more about during a future Omaha .NET Users Group meeting, please let me know. We are always in need of speakers and topics.   Thank you, Matt Ruwe

.NET Users Group Co-Leader

mruwe@omahamtg.com Brian Olson

.NET Users Group Co-Leader

bolson@omahamtg.com

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