BRDNUG Meeting: September 12, 2012


September .NET User Group Meeting

Wednesday, September 12, 2012 5:45 PM – 8:30 PM

Louisiana Technology Park Room 301, 7117 Florida Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA 70806 (map)

Sponsored By:

Sponsor GCR Consulting

Main Presentation:

What Does Windows 8 Mean for Line of Business Apps

– Mike Huguet (Microsoft)
During this session we’ll answer the questions that developers have regarding developing line of business applications for Windows 8.  We’ll briefly cover the new Windows Runtime, WinRT, and immersive applications and what it means for your existing and future applications.  This focus is mainly on business applications and not consumer focused Windows Store applications.

Mike Huguet is a Developer Premier Field Engineer for Microsoft. He is an active member of the IT community as the President of the Baton Rouge .NET User Group, a founding member of the Baton Rouge SQL Saturday event, and an avid speaker at all day conferences and user groups.   Mike was also a member of the Microsoft SharePoint Patterns and Practices Advisory team for their most recent release for SharePoint 2010.   He has a software development background and has been delivering solutions with .NET since Beta 1 and SharePoint since 2006.

Lightning Round:

Common Web Application Performance Issues

– Mike Huguet (Microsoft)

5:45 pm – 6:15 pm: General Introduction/Food and Drinks
6:15 pm – 7:30 pm: Presentations
7:30 pm – until: Open forum for questions

ATTENTION: BRDNUG has moved to the Louisiana Technology Park for the April 11th 2012, and all meetings afterwords.

The .NET User Group and the SQL User Groups have graciously accepted an offer by the Louisiana Technology Park to host the meetings there.

Louisiana Technology Park (map)
7117 Florida Boulevard
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Phone: 225-218-1100