SoCal (OC): Free Azure Training

We have some *free* Azure training coming up March 15 – 17 in Irvine CA.This is a 3-day instructor-led workshop.



Windows Azure Platform - Training Workshop

Abstract The Microsoft Developer & Platform is pleased to announce a Metro Workshop event focused on Developers covering the Windows Azure Platform, for Microsoft partners and customers. Delivered through workshop style presentations and hands-on lab exercises, the workshop will focus on three key services of the Windows Azure Platform – Windows Azure, SQL Azure and .NET Services.

Attendee Prerequisites

This workshop is aimed at developers, architects and systems designers with at least 6 months practical experience using Visual Studio 2008/2010 and C#.


Day 1 Introductory Day

Windows Azure Platform Overview Presentation

Windows Azure Compute Presentation

Windows Azure Storage Presentation

Intro to Windows Azure Hands-on Lab

Intro to SQL Azure Presentation

Lab Intro to SQL Azure Hands-on Lab

Intro to the Windows Azure AppFabric Presentation

Intro to AppFabric Labs Hands-on Lab

Day 2 Architecture Focus

Scalability, Caching and Elasticity Presentation

Asynchronous Workloads Presentation

Asynchronous Work and Azure Instance Control Hands-on Lab

Storage Strategies and Data Modeling Presentation

Exploring Windows Azure Storage Hands-on Lab

Day 3 Development Focus

The Azure Platform Application Lifecycle Presentation

Deploying Applications in Windows Azure Hands-on Lab

Windows Azure Diagnostics Presentation

Building ASP.NET Applications for Windows Azure Presentation

Building Web Forms/MVC Apps with Windows Azure Hands-on Lab

AppFabric Deep Dive Presentation

Service Remoting with Windows AppFabric Service Bus Hands-on Lab

Fees This event is free of charge. However, delegates are responsible for booking and paying for their own travel and accommodation. Both breakfast and lunch will be provided for session days.

Register today!

Date:  3/15/11-3/17/11

Time:  8am-5pm


Microsoft Irvine Office

3 Park Plaza, Suite 1600

Irvine, CA 92614

Phone: (949) 263-3000




Developers, Architects and Systems Designers

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