Friday, July 27, 2018

IOT Café 2018-07-24 - Cendyn Boca - Introduction to IoT using Azure - John Wang

Ever wondered on what is the buzz about Internet of Things (IoT)? and interested in making your own? We will take an look on what is Internet of Things (IoT), the impact of IoT to the world, industries that IoT can disrupt and then, we will jump into getting our IoT data into Azure with Azure IoT Hub. Note: John will be joining us remotely from Tampa.

John Wang is a Back-end .NET Developer. Currently, his interests are IoT, big compute, services, cloud computing, Powershell and SQL topics. He is an frequent speaker at the various Code Camp, Meetup, IT Pro Camp and SQL Saturday. Also, he is part of TampaCC leadership team. 


Again, a really great event with a lot of audience interaction and participation.  Click here to see the PHOTO ESSAY.

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Coders Café - 2018-07-17 - Cendyn Spaces Boca - Serverless Computing - Cecil Phillip - Microsoft

Coders Café - 2018-07-17 - Cendyn Spaces Boca - Serverless Computing - Cecil Phillip - Microsoft

Today, it's hard to have a conversation about the cloud without talking about serverless computing. Like any new shinny tool, you might be wondering what you can do with it or where it a good place to use it. In this talk, we'll get an overview of serverless and the types of scenarios it enables. We'll take a look at Azure Functions and see some demos of how quickly we can get started building serverless solutions. Some topics we'll discuss include triggers, services integrations and monitoring. In addition to that, we'll dive into the Durable Functions feature for creating stateful workflows.

Cecil Phillip is a software developer with almost a decade of experience with creating enterprise grade software solutions. Over his career, he has specialized in creating solutions using web technologies, .NET and Microsoft Azure. He has a passion for software architecture, testing and API design. Today, he's employed by Microsoft as a Cloud Developer Advocate where he helps guide developers on moving their applications to the cloud.

Special thanks to our sponsor Centric Consulting: https://centricconsulting.com/


See the Photo Essay (CLICK)

Saturday, June 23, 2018

Coders Café - 2018-06-19 - Cendyn Spaces Boca - Understanding the real value of Open Source with nopCommerce - John Baluka Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Understanding the real value of Open Source with nopCommerce - John Baluka

Understanding the real value of Open Source with nopCommerce - John Baluka




Details


Open Source. Developers hear about it a lot. What should you really look for and why?

John Baluka choose to study nopCommerce, which has led to some amazing opportunities. nopCommerce has a familiar architecture, a plug-in model, and an active community. This is a fast paced walk-through of the nopCommerce architecture and source code. More importantly, you will discover the many ways to get involved with nopCommerce, or any other open source software, to better your career and life.

John Baluka has been developing software with the Microsoft stack for 20+ years. For most of the last 10 years, John has been a sub-contractor, business owner, and a Dad. John enjoys researching and applying new technologies to real world examples.

See the Photo Essay, HERE 

Thursday, June 14, 2018

Palm Beach IT Users Group, 12 June 2018

Palm Beach IT Users Group
Meeting at and sponsored by:
ADT for business and home automation
6931 Vista Pkwy N, West Palm Beach, FL 33411
12 June 2018
Comments from Group Representative:
Thank you to our presenters Stephen Fick and Zullivan Basnuevo for hosting us at ADT's West Palm Beach office last night!

Stephen is the Small Business Sales Consultant point of contact, and Zullivan is the Small Business District Manager. 

I attached Stephen and Zullivan's contact information to this message.
If you or a client needs a security system setup, don't hesitate to call them and ask what they can do for you.

Most setups are completed same-day
  • Crew members on ADT's team have been working there for an average of 12 years. If you work with ADT, you will be able to build a long-term relationship with your contact.
  • If you call ADT, you get a human operator within 3 rings.
  • ADT does SMB's and home.
  • With ADT Pulse, you can control your business's security systems, lighting, climate control, and video through an app on your phone.
  • You can remotely open doors from your phone for after-hours attendees at your office, and view live camera footage to make sure that person is on-site.
  • They have a money back guarantee. If you try their service and don't like it, they will give you your money back up to 6 months after your service began. They first ask that you give them a chance to fix your issue to your satisfaction.

Thank you to everyone who was in attendance!
Harold Girdlestone
 
Further,  See the Photo Essay from the  event HERE.

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Coders Cafe - 2018-05-15 - 6:30 PM - Building Solutions with Embedded Databases - Lucas Vogel

Building Solutions with Embedded Databases - Lucas Vogel

Hosted by Dave N. and 2 others



Details

In this presentation we’ll talk about using embedded databases in web apps/APIs, look at high availability scenarios using Oracle Berkeley DB for .NET Core.

Lucas Vogel is a principal consultant and managing partner at Endpoint Systems, a Microsoft and Oracle Partner dedicated to building data-driven microservices, APIs and web apps and business solutions for customers worldwide.

See the Photo Essay of the Event HERE.

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Coders Café: Why Azure Service Fabric Will Rock Your World!

Meetup
tomorrow
FlaDotNet
Tuesday, April 17, 2018  6:30 PM
Cendyn SPACES - In the Atrium area, outside of M.E.A.T. http://www.cendynspaces.com/m-e-a-t-eatery-taproom/
980 North Federal Highway
Boca Raton, FL 
 
Another really great presentation at Cendyn Spaces / Coders Cafe. 

Check out the Photo Essay HERE
 
 

Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Palm Beach IT Users Group, 03 Apr 80

Thank you to Nick Wolf presenting to us the business continuity solutions that Datto has to offer businesses through MSP partners!

For anyone who would like to speak with Nick directly about Datto's BDR business continuity solutions, including SIRIS 3 and Alto 3, and/or about becoming a partner, his email address is:

Also, thank you to everyone who attended the meeting tonight, as well as Jennifer at Windstream for hosting our meeting location.
The meetings are fully supported by collaborative efforts like these, and would not exist otherwise. Much appreciated!
--
Harold Girdlestone
See the Photo Essay HERE