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Five Star Development has mercifully invited us to meet at their office at 1501 Preble Ave Pittsburgh, PA 15233. Use your favorite map/GPS to get you there, it's not too far from the Microsoft office.
What's New for the Windows Azure Developer? Lots!!
Change is constant – especially when working with cloud technologies. There is a lot going on and innovations happens at an incredibly fast pace. It seems like new or updated services are available on a monthly basis! There are more choices than ever now on how we compose our solutions. During this session we'll review many of the new Windows Azure features, and even explore some of the new functionality now available via the Windows Azure APIs and tooling updates. With TechEd and BUILD happening just a few weeks beforehand, there's sure to be no shortage of new hotness to talk about!
Michael Collier is a Windows Azure MVP and serves as a Principal Cloud Architect for Aditi. He has nearly 12 years of experience building Microsoft-based applications for a wide range of clients. Michael spends his days serving as a developer or architect – helping clients succeed with the Microsoft development platform. He also enjoys speaking about Windows Azure at local user groups, as well as regional and national conferences. Michael is the founder of CloudDevelop, as well as the Central Ohio Cloud Computing User Group in Columbus, OH. You can follow Michael on Twitter at www.twitter.com/MichaelCollier and on his blog at www.MichaelSCollier.com.
Sports info: The Pirates are at home, but we're meeting at a different location this time.