June 12, 2008 in Cincinnati, OH Register at http://msevents.microsoft.com/CUI/EventDetail.aspx?EventID=1032377056&Culture=en-US
Join Microsoft and Pluralsight for a technical walkthrough of windows and web technologies, demonstration of the technologies’ capabilities, and show of the tools and techniques used to provide truly next-generation user experience in Windows and web client applications.
Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) — WPF allows rich client applications to take full advantage of the graphical capabilities of a modern PC. Its powerful and flexible programming model integrates support for flexible layout, high-quality text, resolution-independent graphics, animation, video and 3D. While it is designed to exploit the full capabilities of today’s high-performance graphics cards, it offers high-level abstractions that offer great power to the developer for less development effort than ever before.
Microsoft Silverlight — Silverlight is the Microsoft’s latest technology for delivering rich, cross-platform, interactive experiences including video, audio, animation, and graphics for the Web and beyond. Utilizing a subset of XAML (eXtensible Application Markup Language)-based Windows Presentation Foundation technology, Silverlight enables the creation of content and applications that run within multiple browsers and across multiple operating systems (Windows and Macintosh) with a standard programming model.
Speaker from Pluralsight: Mike Henderson is an instructor for Pluralsight specializing in the .NET framework, WPF, and Silverlight. He also works as an independent consultant (operating as DotEverything, LLC — http://doteverything.net), providing design, system engineering, and technology migration in WPF and Silverlight along with additional expertise in Windows kernel mode development and reverse engineering.
Pluralsight is a premier Microsoft .NET training provider and home to many of the top authorities on .NET today. Pluralsight instructors can be seen speaking at the top conferences, writing for the leading journals, and delivering professional training classes on .NET topics to companies around the world. http://www.pluralsight.com
Date and location: Thursday, June 12, 2008- 9:00AM – 12:00 PM
Microsoft Mason Office – (Cincinnati)
4605 Duke Drive, Suite 800
Mason OH 45040