Omaha .NET User Group June Meeting
Start Time: June 24 2021, 6:00 PM
Hosted By: Farm Credit Services of America
Now = 9/22/2021 11:46:04 PM Start = 6/24/2021 6:00:00 PM
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Sponsored by : Aureus

Posted by beolson at June 08 2021, 8:27 AM

Fellow .NET Users,

We're proud of the fact that despite a global pandemic and unprecedented social distancing policies, we have continued to meet virtually over the past 15 months. However, the user group is not designed to operate this way. There's just something about being together that makes communication better. We've been waiting for the right time to restart our in-person meetings, it's finally time to get back together! Farm Credit Services of America has invited us to meet together for this month's meeting in their facilities. We will also plan to live-stream the event for those who are not comfortable in this kind of environment.

The next .NET UG meeting will take place on Thursday, June 24th, starting at 6:00 PM. Our sponsor will be providing food and drinks for all of those in attendance, so please make sure to RSVP if you plan to attend.

Host:
Farm Credit Services of America

5015 S 118th St, Omaha, NE 68137

Directions:
Turn from Q street to the north onto S 118th street, take your first right turn near the Farm Credit Services of America sign, then turn left into the smaller lot in front of the visitor’s center entrance.

If you're unable to join us in person, we'll be live-streaming the event just for you. Use the following link to join online:
Microsoft Teams Event

We are also planning on live-streaming the event on YouTube. This may or may not work. If it doesn't work, please use the Teams link above:
YouTube

Topic:
WebAssembly - Not Only Web, and Not Assembly by Brian Olson

WebAssembly is growing in popularity. Microsoft and .NET have embraced it with Blazor - the Web framework that allows you to write browser applications using your favorite .NET languages. But what is behind Blazor?

One of the major aspects of WebAssembly is its sandbox model. This sandbox is what enables you to run any workload safely and securely, but it also imposes restrictions on what you can do. We will look at how software runs inside this sandbox, the limitations of the sandbox, and how code inside that sandbox interacts with the outside world.

Along the way we will explore WebAssembly using Rust, C# and AssemblyScript. We will take a look at the Web Assembly Text (WAT) language – a plain text representation of WebAssembly.

Finally, one of the most fascinating aspects of WebAssembly is all the uses it has beyond the browser. We will look at how the WebAssembly sandbox and language independence makes it an attractive tool for IoT devices and Serverless computing.

Join us as we dig into this new tool and discover why it is Not Only Web, and Not Assembly.

Speakers:
Brian Olson

Brian works at Kiewit on the Solution Architecture team. In that role, he strives to equip the development teams with the tools, techniques, and guidance to empower them to build outstanding solutions for our users. Brian also co-leads the OmahaMTG user group where we aim to bring sponsors, presenters and most importantly you, our members, together to learn and grow in this shared passion we have for writing software.

Sponsors:
Aureus

Aureus IT is a leading provider of recruitment and career solutions. We forge a path to success for professionals seeking career opportunities and for companies in need of stand-out talent - uncovering the people and the positions that are the most sought after in the marketplace.

More than ever before, companies and firms rely on IT professionals who are proficient, creative in developing solutions, adaptable to rapid change and are ready for what’s to come. At Aureus IT, we understand the nuances of recruiting in the technology sector and the complexities of this dynamic arena. We bring a dedicated team of people-centered recruiters focused solely on pinpointing careers in the technology sector that align with your skill set, career aspirations, goals, and present the right culture fit.

Working with Aureus IT means you’ll have a partner with the experience, business connections, and methodologies to give you an advantage in a competitive market and best position you for success. We’ll execute a complete search on your behalf while providing you with individualized service and communication throughout the process.

The strength of technology lies with the people behind it. Power your search forward with Aureus IT.

Thanks,
Matt Ruwe
mruwe@omahamtg.com
.NET User's Group Co-Leader

Brian Olson
bolson@omahamtg.com
.NET User's Group Co-Leader

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