Past Meetup

Whatcom IT Professionals Meetup 002

This Meetup is past

16 people went

Plain English Technology Services

4071 Hannegan Rd. Suite R · Bellingham, WA

How to find us

Plain English Technology will be on the left hand side of the parking lot when you pull in towards the back. Look for the signs!

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Presenter 1: Tessa Mero, Developer Evangelist for Cisco DevNet. "From Zero to Chatbots using a Collaboration API"

Presenter 2: Patrick Rogers and Kyle Vanek, co-founders of HeartbeatRM. "Simple remote management and monitoring in the cloud"

What: Creating a Chatbot, Remote Management & Monitoring, and post presenter career advice.

When: December 7th, 6:00-8:00pm

Sponsor: Whatcom County's premier IT services provider Plain English Technology Services in Bellingham is our primary sponsor covering the food, drinks, and hosting the location for our second meetup.

About Presenter 1: Tessa Mero is a Developer Evangelist for Cisco DevNet. She enjoys organizing an API meetup and conference in Seattle. In the past, she has contributed to a leadership team for the open source Joomla! Project for 5 years, including the board of directors, leading the production team, as well as evangelizing Joomla as a public speaker.

About Presenter 2: Patrick Rogers and Kyle Vanek are the developers of HeartbeatRM, a cloud service designed to help IT administrators remotely track and manage distributed computers directly from a web browser. Leveraging their backgrounds in software and IT, Pat and Kyle built the platform to address some of the frustrations they faced managing IT in a SMB environment. Recently launched in June 2018, HeartbeatRM is now used to support thousands of endpoints around the world in a variety of use cases.