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Oct 22, 2012

Upcoming Events for October 22nd, 2012

Here are the events listed in Community Megaphone for the next couple of weeks for the Mid-Atlantic area, as well as webcasts of interest…this list includes events imported from the UGSS event calendar, and user group events entered in Community Megaphone are also automatically synced to the UGSS event calendar:


IaaS Virtual Machines for Linux
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 10:00 AM, Online
Online Event Icon Did you know you can now run Linux in the Microsoft cloud? Microsoft has released an all-new Windows Azure and it's time to get reacquainted. Neudesic MVP, David Pallmann, will show you the new Virtual Machines (IaaS)feature, focusing on creating and composing Linux VMs in the cloud. You'll see how to use the cloud with full portability of workloads between the cloud and your enterprise.

Introduction to Unit Testing
Thursday, October 25, 2012 11:00 AM, Online
Online Event Icon Unit testing is all the rage and more and more teams are beginning to unit test.

But it’s difficult to start. In order to prevent bugs and release quality code to market, you also need developer testing, including unit testing.


• The difference between QA & Developer Testing
• The pains of manual testing
• The benefits of automated testing
• Why unit test
• xUnit Frameworks
• The difference between unit testing and Test Driven Development (TDD).
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October RADNUG Meeting
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 6:30 PM, Spotsylvania, VA
View October RADNUG Meeting on Bing Maps Kevin Griffin speaks on "Using SignalR to Build Real Time Applications" at our October meeting.

Northern Virginia Code Camp
Saturday, October 27, 2012 8:00 AM, Reston, VA
View Northern Virginia Code Camp on Bing Maps Northern Virginia Code Camp (NoVa Code Camp) will be held on October 27, 2012. The venue for this event is at the Microsoft Office Facilities located at 12012 Sunset Hills Road, Reston, VA.

If you are a developer, interested in the getting into the code in the latest technologies, interested in hearing topics from top regional speakers then come join us for Nova Code Camp.

This upcoming Code Camp will cover the latest and greatest technologies. Code Camps are FREE and are a great way to keep up with the pace of technology. Looking to learn a new technology, meet top authors, or just hang out with other software developers, then the Northern Virginia Code Camp is the place to be.

In addition to the Code Camp, the guys from .NET Rocks will be holding a Visual Studio 2012 Launch event following the Code Camp.

Finally, if you are as cool as all the other kids nowadays and you are on Twitter, then follow @novacodecamp and stay up to date with up to the minute news and updates. Also, don't forget to add a tag to your tweets related to this code camp using #novacc hash tag.

We all look forward to seeing you there!
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.NET Rocks Visual Studio 2012 Launch Road Trip Stop in Reston
Saturday, October 27, 2012 5:00 PM, Reston, VA
View .NET Rocks Visual Studio 2012 Launch Road Trip Stop in Reston on Bing Maps Carl and Richard are on the road again, this time for the .NET Rocks Visual Studio 2012 Launch Road Trip!
You'll see Carl build a modern app in Windows 8 and Richard demonstrate the modern app lifecycle with the Microsoft toolchain of Visual Studio 2012, TFS and System Center Operations Manager 2012. And at the Reston stop, Carl and Richard will be bringing Oren Eini down to record a live .NET Rocks episode! As always, there'll be lots of laughs and swag to share, don't miss it!
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Richmond SharePoint User Group October Meeting
Wednesday, October 31, 2012 12:00 PM, Richmond, VA
View Richmond SharePoint User Group October Meeting on Bing Maps Topic: Enhancing SharePoint 2010 for the iPad
[ Event Details | Map & Directions | Add To Calendar ]

Want your events listed? You can add them here.

You can also add your events via the Community Megaphone web service API. You can get more information on the API, and how to sign up, at You can also email me for more information.

Tags: SharePoint, Visual Studio, Testing, Windows Azure, User Groups, Code Camps, Webcasts

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