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"Call Me Maybe" - Using ColdFusion to Leverage Cloud Communication Solutions

  • Sep 4, 2013 · 6:30 PM
  • Vertex Pharmaceuticals

Meeting Description

There are several Cloud Communication companies which allow developers to create apps that send and receive SMS messages and make and receive phone calls.  Twilio is one of the largest with over 150,000 developer users as of October 2012. In this session we'll Learn how to utilize the Twilio ColdFusion library by Jason Fill to voice and SMS enable your apps.

About the Speaker

Seth Johnson has been developing database driven applications for over 12 years.  He graduated summa cum laude with a bachelor’s degree in computer science from Fort Lewis College in Durango, CO. Seth most recently utilized AWS to launch his start-up which provides SMS marketing capabilities to small businesses.

Seth lives on the Silicon Sandbar (Cape Cod) with his Wife and two Sons.  When he's not pounding plastic he enjoys traveling, golfing, and cooking.

 

Schedule
Refreshments (pizza, soft drinks) will start at 6:30 and the talk will start at 7:00. Beers afterwards down the street at the Atlantic Beer Garden or the Whiskey Priest.

When you RSVP: If your Meetup profile name is not your full (First and Last) name, please provide your full name with your response. We'll need those to provide a list to building security on the day of the meeting. Thanks!

Note about parking/public transportation:  One Marina Park Drive is located on the South Boston Waterfront, between the Moakley Courthouse and the Institute of Contemporary Art (ICA). Some on-street parking is available near the building (on Seaport Boulevard & Northern Ave). The meters on Seaport Blvd stop at 6 pm, the ones on Northern Ave at 8 pm. There are also several parking lots in the area which charge ~$12-$15. Otherwise you can get there via the T (Silver Line SL1 Courthouse stop), the Number 4 bus (Courthouse stop), or a 10 minute walk from South Station.

 

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  • Catherine M.

    Sorry I missed the meeting tonight!

    September 4, 2013

    • Seth J.

      Sorry we missed you! I have posted the presentation and code samples here http://bit.ly/17PzuPQ­ if you want to check it out.

      September 8, 2013

  • Seth J.

    Here are the files in case anyone wants to check out the presentation and code samples.

    http://bit.ly/17PzuPQ

    September 8, 2013

  • Tony G.

    Great presentation by Seth and very good group discussion!

    September 5, 2013

    • Seth J.

      Thanks Tony!

      September 8, 2013

  • Tony G.

    Congrats to Ed for winning the free pass to Web Unleashed!

    September 5, 2013

  • Dan

    Started to look at this last night. Twilio looks fantastic. Looking forward to this tonight, Seth!

    September 4, 2013

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