Posts for tag: windows azure

WPC 2017, Milan, November 28-30

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Hello to all. I'd like to highlight the traditional yearly appointment with WPC 2017, the main Italian conference about Microsoft technologies. It's the 24th edition, organized in Milan (Italy) from November 28th to November 30th by OverNet Education. The session list is almost ready and it will be soon available online: also this year, it is very rich with sessions about dev tools, Mixed Reality AI and web/app developement.


Speaking at Microsoft Ignite 2017

Join my session at Microsoft Ignite 2017

Hi all,

I'm happy to announce that I've been selected as speaker at the Microsoft Ignite 2017 conference, in Orlando (Florida, USA). Go ahead, sign up and block off September 25-29 on your calendar now!


xamarin session @ droidcon 2017, Torino

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Thanks to the droidcon Italia 2017 organizers and Microsoft, on April 6th, in Turin (Italy) I'll present a technical session about cross-platform mobile apps development with .NET and Xamarin.


Microsoft Cloud Roadshow Milan, May 23-24 2016

Microsoft Cloud Roadshow

The Microsoft Cloud Roadshow is a free, two-day technical training event for IT professionals and developers organized by Microsoft. Over 80 technical training sessions covering productivity, security, networking, big data, storage, unified communications, identity, web, mobile, collaboration, hybrid, containers, devops, open source, management and the Internet of Things, will provide best practices and insight directly from the experts who build and run the cloud services across Azure, Office 365 and Windows 10.

It will be an amazing event taking place in Milan (Italy) on May 23-24, 2016. I will take part in the Ask The Expert Area on May 23rd from 4PM to 6PM, together with Beppe Platania.

Space is limited so reserve your free seat today!

SQL Saturday in Turin, Italy, Oct 10th, 2015

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Save the date! SQL Saturday is a free training event for SQL Server professionals and those wanting to learn about SQL Server: this event will be held on October 10th, 2015 at Politecnico di Torino.

This is the first International SQL Saturday organized in Turin, Italy. The event will be held in English and the arguments will be divided in 4 tracks. The main organizer of the event is UGISS (User Group Italiano SQL Server) and the organization of this event is supported by the local TTG community (Torino Technologies Group).


Microsoft //Publish/ Turin


On May 16th and 17th, in Turin (Italy), a free event will take place, organized by Microsoft in collaboration with I3P and MIC Torino.

Bring your existing app and game projects to Microsoft's //publish/ event to code with developers from Italy and around the world. Collaborate and get help with app design, performance, testing, publishing, porting from Unity - you name it. It's 2 days devoted to getting your app up and running smoothly on Windows phones, tablets, and PCs.

Receive onsite support from Microsoft and community experts to remove blockers and add the finishing touches to your project. Join a testing group of your peers and try your app out on a range of devices. Connect online with developers and Microsoft product specialists from all over the globe in simultaneous worldwide events. Show off your completed project at the App Showcase.

Prizes will be awarded to showcase winners and there are special incentives to submit your app for publishing while at the event. Don't forget - apps published to the Windows or Windows Phone Store before June 1st, 2014 are eligible for even more great prizes through the //publish/ Developer Contest

Registration is required!  See you in lab.

Pluralsight new course about Intelligent Systems

I'm very happy to announce that my second Pluralsight course has been published today: Building an Intelligent System: From Embedded to Cloud

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This course is an advanced journey in the developing phases of an Intelligent System, using Windows Embedded 8.1 Industry and Microsoft Azure. After a brief introduction to the Internet of Things concept, we'll see how a real word intelligent system can be built, starting from requirements and specifications, passing through configuration, services, management, cloud backend, and communication strategies, up to the final deploy.

Let me know what you think about it and, for any question, feel free to write me an e-mail!

Kinect-Azure Proof-of-Concept for public advertisements

Microsoft Innovation Center Torino, Arrow and BEPS Engineering developed a proof-of-concept (POC) solution for public advertisements: the Kinect-Azure POC, an Intelligent Systems case study.

The current solution is focused on a real estate scenario, but the same technologies can be applied in different application domains.


Umbraco on Windows Azure – part 3 of n

This is the third post of the Umbraco on Windows Azure series. In the first post, I introduced Umbraco CMS, Windows Azure and the reason why you would like to host your Umbraco site on Windows Azure, with a brief manual installation walkthrough. In the second post I presented the open-source helper Windows Azure Accelerator for Umbraco, which let you to deploy the site on Windows Azure in less than an hour. In this post, we'll see how to solve its thousands daily storage transactions issue.


Umbraco on Windows Azure – part 2 of n

This is the second post of the Umbraco on Windows Azure series. In the first post, I introduced Umbraco CMS, Windows Azure, the reason why you would like to host your Umbraco site on Windows Azure and a brief walkthrough to deploy a site manually. In this part, we'll have a look at the open-source helper which will let you to deploy the site on Windows Azure in less than an hour.

Windows Azure Accelerator for Umbraco

You can get it directly from the official site on GitHub.


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