MSDN Southern Fried Roadshow – December 2008

MSDN Southern Fried Roadshow – December 2008 Edition The MSDN Southern Fried Roadshow is a free developer event with a southern flair, where you will learn about some of the latest developments in Microsoft technologies. For December, 2008 the Roadshow will be presented by Architect Evangelist Chad Brooks and Developer Evangelists Glen Gordon and Brian…


New website for Atlanta .NET

Due to a DNS and/or domain registration snafu, the Atlanta .NET User Group has a new home on the web. Join them this coming Monday October 27th for “Working with new ASP.NET features in .NET Framework 3.5 Service Pack 1” with James Ashley from Magenic. See the site for meeting details.


Shawn Wildermuth – Atlanta Silverlight Tour Stop Almost Here!

If you are needing some in-depth Silverlight training, a very good option is Shawn Wildermuth’s 2 day course. He’s updated it to be in sync with the release of Silverlight 2. There are still a few seats, so take a look. Shawn Wildermuth – Atlanta Silverlight Tour Stop Almost Here!


Road closings around the Microsoft Alpharetta office

Just a heads up because many of you attend user group meetings at the Microsoft office in Alpharetta. When you are coming off of 400, you won’t be able to go west on Mansell to get there, because Old Roswell Road is closing beginning October 22. You’ll have to go east, turn left on Northpoint,…


MSDN Southern Fried Roadshow September 2008 – Encore Webcasts

If you missed the MSDN Southern Fried Roadshow as it came through Alabama and Mississippi last month, don’t fret. You can now catch encore presentations as webcasts in a few weeks. The schedule is below, click to register. MSDN Webcast: Southern Fried Road Show Presents REST with Windows Communication Foundation 3.5 – 10/22/08; 8:00 AM…


Video – Doug Ware at Atlanta TechDays talking about Community

During the Atlanta TechDays events a few weeks ago, I had an opportunity to get local developer community member Doug Ware on camera to talk about user groups, community, his business, SharePoint and a lot of other things. One of my old pals from MSAM, Matt Hester, did most of the interviewing, which was fine,…


MSDN Southern Fried Roadshow is seeking venues for December in NC and SC

To our MSDN Southern Fried Roadshow fans: We are planning for our next week of roadshows through NC and SC, and we need your help! We are looking for college auditoriums, businesses with big conference rooms, and the like, for the December 2, 3, 4 or 5. Hopefully we can hit Raleigh, Greensboro, Columbia and/or…


Congratulations to many Southeast MVPs on their awards!

Today, several folks in the Southeast received notification that they have been renewed as Microsoft Most Valuable Professionals (MVPs). I just wanted to take a moment to recognize many of them that I know personally, and thank them for all their help, because my job would certainly be much harder if these guys weren’t around….