|Sent on:||Thursday, April 5, 2012 7:40 AM|
I would like to make you aware of two upcoming events in the Boston area that you might be interested in:
#1: Building High Performance Web Applications By Jeff Whelpley
Location: Boston College - Fulton 117
Date: Thursday, April 12th at 5pm
Description: In a world where Google search results load instantly and hand held devices get more powerful by the day, the bar for website performance is at unprecedented levels. It isn't enough that an application has cool features. It has to be fast. Really fast. If you plan on working in the software industry, you need to understand the basic principles of performance on the web and how to utilize tools and techniques to ensure the products you create will meet customer expectations for speed. In this presentation, Jeff will introduce the high level concepts, get into some real world examples, go over the process of optimization and provide a vision for high performance web applications of the future.
#2: Greater Boston Computer Measurement Group (CMG) Meeting:
Location: IDC offices at 5 Speen Street, Framingham, MA
Date: Friday April 27th, 2012, 8:30am - 4:30pm
Description: GBCMG meets in various locations around the Boston area. The meetings consist of presentations on computer systems capacity, performance, and management issues in the mainframe and open-systems areas. Topics cover a broad range of subjects including systems, storage, networks and applications. Register at http://regions.cmg.org/regions/gbcmg/meetings.htm. Per CMG, registration is a two step process. The first is for registering and the second is for payment. Upon completing the first transaction you will get a "Thank you" screen. Please return to the original starting point and execute step 2 for payment.
Let me know if you have any questions about these events.