What we’re about
The Roanoke Valley .NET User Group is a technology-agnostic user group serving the Roanoke Valley area. While we have .NET in the name, we cover topics on everything including Open Source Software and non-Microsoft technologies. We welcome members of all skill levels to learn more about anything related to computers and technology.
Our talks cover anything and everything related to technology. We cover everything from programming and software development, devops, system administraion, database administration, security, and more. We meet on the first Thursday of each month at GE Digital, 207 Bullitt Ave SE, Roanoke, VA 24013.
Databases: (relational and NoSQL): SQL Server, Oracle, PostgreSQL, MySQL, MongoDB, Redis, Couch DB, MemcacheDB, Neo4j
Programming Frameworks and Architectures: ASP.NET MVC, NodeJS, Ruby-on-Rails, Django, Spring MVC, Grails
Programming Front-End Technologies: AngularJS, React, Vue.js, Bootstrap, Cascading Style Sheets (CSS), HTML
Various Programming Tools/Middleware/IDEs: Docker, Vagrant, Visual Studio Code, Git, Mecurial, Team Foundation Server, Eclipse, PowerShell, Kafka, RabbitMQ
Programming Practices and Paradigms: Object-Oriented Programing (OOP), Functional Programming, Object Oriented Analysis and Design (OOAD), Agile, Test-Driven Development (TDD), Continuous Integration, Reactive Programming
Programming, Programmers, Coding, Coders, Hacking, Hackers, Hack, Developers, Software Development, Information Technology (IT), DevOps
NO RECRUITING ALLOWED
RVNUG.ORG holds a strict no outside recruiting policy.
Attendees must not work for or otherwise represent a recruiting agency, unless they are officially the sponsor of the meetup.
Developers: If an attendee identifies themselves as someone working for a recruiter, that is not the sponsor of the event, please let one of the RV.NUG officers know.
Upcoming events (4+)See all
- Online Meeting - October: Introduction to BlazorLink visible for attendees
What is Blazor? Is this another flash in the pan front end technology? Is this the next Silverlight or LightSwitch? Tonight, we will discuss the pros and cons of Blazor, review the different flavors of Blazor, and build a simple application together using Blazor WASM (web assembly) to show the power and the ease of thinking in one language all day long.
- Online Meeting - Nov - Working with ChatGPT for Developers: A Hands On ApproachLink visible for attendees
In this session, attendees will learn how to work with ChatGPT, a cutting-edge language model developed by OpenAI. This session will cover the basics of ChatGPT, including how it works and how it can be integrated into various applications. We will also explore the potential use cases for ChatGPT, including natural language processing, conversational AI, and more. Attendees will be guided through a series of demos that illustrate how to work with ChatGPT in a hands-on manner, using tools such as GitHub and ASP.NET Core.
- RVNUG Monthly MeetingLink visible for attendees
We meet on the first Thursday of each month at GE Digital (Downtown - 207 Bullitt Ave). Use Bullitt Ave side entrance. Park either in the gated area or at Elmwood Lot, right before the GE Digital Building, on the right. Street parking is also okay.