Build Toronto is happening on June 10th, 2016!
This is a free event, in person, or online via the live stream.
The BUILD Tour is coming back to Toronto. The event includes the best content from Microsoft’s annual BUILD conference, with an even deeper focus on Universal Windows Platform (UWP), Xamarin, Windows, Azure, Office 365 and more.
Engineers from Microsoft HQ will deliver sessions, demos, focused coding exercises to show you how use the latest Microsoft technologies.
· Online Event: http://aka.ms/BuildToliveMVP
· In-Person Event: http://aka.ms/BuildToMVP
Did you know that the Azure documentation site has a set of 25 learning paths ?
You can use these learning paths to guide yourself through the documentation for several Azure services:
- API Management
- App Service Web Apps
- Azure Active Directory – Develop Apps
- Azure Automation
- Azure IoT Hub Learning Path
- Cloud Services
- Cortana Analytics Process (CAP)
- Event Hubs
- Learn Data Lake Analytics
- Learn Data Lake Store
- Learn Hadoop on HDInsight (Linux)
- Learn Hadoop on HDInsight (Windows)
- Learning path for Azure Data Factory
- Learning path for StorSimple
- Media Services – Live Streaming
- Media Services – on Demand Streaming
- Service Bus
- Service Fabric
- Site Recovery
- SQL Database – use elastic database features and tools
- SQL database training: Learn Azure SQL Database
- Stream Analytics Learning Path
- Virtual Machines
If you haven’t had the chance to try Microsoft Azure… now would be a good time!
Sign up for free and get $220 to spend on all Azure services!
You receive a $220 credit to spend on Azure services during the trial. You can use this $220 however you want to create and try out any combination of Azure resources. It enables you to explore our cloud entirely for free.
Follow this link
If you are into web development technologies… do not miss this free event in Montreal!!
Full Stack Web Camp.
Microsoft is hosting a full stack web camp with a focus on front-end web development with Angular. This full day beginner to intermediate developer Web Camp will teach you all about using Node.js and Express to create REST APIs for single page applications powered by DocumentDB. We will teach you all about AngularJS Binding, Controllers, Expressions, Filters, Directives, Routing, Factories, etc. and show you to scale your app. Sessions will be presented in English with English content.
April 25th (9am-5:30pm)
2200, rue Mansfield
Montréal Québec H3A 3R8
Free but you need to register:
And bring your laptop!
Here is a cool icon set that you can download for free from Microsoft.
“Microsoft Azure, Cloud and Enterprise Symbol / Icon Set for Visio, PowerPoint, PNG”:
On Tuesday March 24 at 11AM PDT (18:00 GMT), join this virtual event to watch as Scott Guthrie announces an exciting new Microsoft Azure service for application developers!
Another Azure event in Montreal!
In this session you’ll learn the many different ways to deploy, manage & scale .NET, PHP, Node.js, Python and Java websites and web apps on Microsoft Azure. This includes cloud best practices like integrated source control & continuous deployment with Git & GitHub, auto scaling, web jobs, caching, backups, staging environments and more. Join Microsoft in this demo heavy overview of Microsoft Azure Websites and learn how eligible startups can get up to $60,000 in free Azure credits through BizSpark.
What you’ll walk away knowing:
- How to create an Azure Website
- How to integrate with source control systems like Git & GitHub for continuous deployment
- How to scale your website manually & automatically
- How to create a staging environment for your site
- How to automatically backup your site
- Where: Notman House, Notman Hall – 3rd Floor, 51 Rue Sherbrooke W, Montréal, QC
- When: March-26-2015 12:00pm-2:00pm
- Price: free!
Register: Azure Lunch & Learn Montreal
Another local dev event, the Global Azure Bootcamp will have a local stop in Montreal!
It is organized by MSDEVMTL user group for Microsoft.
One full day of Hands On Labs (no presentations) to help people get up to speed on developing Cloud Computing Applications for Azure.
2000 McGill College, 5th floor
Saturday, April 25, 2015
Free for msdevmtl members, 5$ otherwise.
Donuts and pizzas included, bring your coffee.
Details and registration:
See you there!
Did you know that you can activate a preview feature (as of March 2015) in your Azure Portal called: Billing Alert Service ?
“Quickly and easily create customized billing alerts that help you monitor and manage billing activity for your Microsoft Azure accounts.”
Learn more at:
Microsoft has published a very useful guidance tool for Azure Websites.
The learning map provides links to content in a structured way.
[via Guy Barrette]