What we're about

CENTRIC Express is a program intended especially for students interested in improving his/ her technical and soft skills. It is focused on raising awareness on the specifics of the IT environment in general and the specific disciplines, technologies and development methodologies used by Centric.



You are eligible to enroll for Centric Express if you are a BA or MA student of the Faculty of Computer Science/ Faculty of Mathematics/ Faculty of Computers and Automatics / FEAA – InfoEc.

If for personal reasons you cannot attend a session you have registered for, please let us know in a timely manner to leave the spot opened for another interested student.

Points & Prizes

To make things more interesting during each training session the participants will be able to gather points as following:

· Attending each session - 5 points/ per session

· Attending a perfect 7 sessions - 10 extra points

· Each speaker will have 10 points x participants number to distribute at the end of each session based on on different aspects: creativity, feedback, interaction etc). Every speaker will make his own game points rules available at the beginning of each session.

How do you win a prize?

In each station we will be giving away 1 special prize – 1 personalized laptop backpack - to the attendant with the largest number of points/ that session.At the end of the program, the top 3 attendees who gathered the most points during all our 7 sessions of training will receive 3 awesome prizes: a game console, a pair of state of the art headphone and a drone.

Upcoming events (4)

.NET @Centric

Centric IT Solutions Romania

The registration for this session will open March 23rd, 7AM! Don't forget to bring your own laptop and install the prerequisite software. Prerequisites: - Visual Studio 2017 Community (https://visualstudio.microsoft.com/vs/community) o Make sure dotnet core SDK is checked during installation - SQL Server Management Studio 2017 (https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/sql/ssms/download-sql-server-management-studio-ssms?view=sql-server-2017) - SQL Server Express 2017 (https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/sql-server/sql-server-downloads#) During this workshop we are going to walk through the important steps of building a .NET Web Application. We are going to integrate a client application with an enterprise application that sits on top of a relational database, while translating business requirements into maintainable components. Agenda: - Introduction to .NET o Tools and types of applications o Hands-on session - Introduction to Enterprise Applications o Common patterns and practices o Architectures for Enterprise Applications o Hands-on session - Persistence o Relational databases and Entity Framework o Hands-on session - Translating requirements into code - Unit testing - Deployment of web applications

Quality Assurance @Centric

Centric IT Solutions Romania

The registration for this session will open March 30th, 7AM! At this stop in your journey, you will be greeted by our QA representatives of the testing discipline. They will guide you through the process of Quality Assurance, giving you a sneak peek over the Centric way of doing testing. At the end of this journey, you will have learned more about the technical and soft skills required in the day to day life of a great tester.

AR/VR & CyberSecurity @Centric

Centric IT Solutions Romania

The registration for this session will open April 6th, 7AM! In this session we are going to initiate you into AR/VR. We are also going to find out details about the recent evolution of this field. Another objective is to discover together the entire process of building applications. We are planning to create a 3D model and then import it into Unity program, where we can combine it with Image Recognition SDK in order to make an AR application. The next stage is understanding how an AR SDK works and learning how to properly use it. You will later be able to deploy your first application onto your Android phone. In the second part of the day, we will take a peek into the world of ethical hackers. We will discuss aspects about the importance of cybersecurity in our IT world, cybersecurity basics, risks, threats. We will dive into some practical “find and exploit” exercises in a controlled-safe environment. Fill up your Centric Express Backpack with an introductory presentation and a workshop about vulnerabilities, algorithms, protocols, standards and their applicability in the day to day programming activities.

Serverless @Centric

Centric IT Solutions Romania

The registration for this session will open April 13th, 7AM! During this workshop we are going to walk through serverless concepts and benefits. From the practical perspective, we are going to create an E2E(end to end) application, making use of MEAN stack. The main goal is to understand how to integrate different technologies like: Angular, Typescript, Express, NodeJS and MongoDB, in order to obtain a robust business application. Agenda: • Serverless ecosystem - comparations • MEAN stack evaluation • Bulding E2E application using MEAN stack

Past events (3)

UI/UX & Frontend @Centric

Centric IT Solutions Romania

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