Upcoming CDNUG Event – Microsoft and Openness / Clustering in SQL Server 2008

Cyprus .NET User Group (CDNUG) brings another event to you, by/for the Community! This month’s event features two sessions: Microsoft and Openness Clustering in SQL Server 2008 The first session, with speaker Andreas Hadjipanayi (Technical Account Manager at the local Microsoft Office in Cyprus) discusses how Microsoft has become more open over time. The major discussion … Read more…

CDNUG Event Review – July 15, 2010 – Windows 7 Development / SQL Server 2008 R2

A great CDNUG event took place on July 15, 2010! As it was the last event before summer holidays, it was a celebratory one of course! After having some sweets and Greek frappé coffee, the event started! Due to the nature of this event, we had two sessions. The first session, dedicated to Windows 7 … Read more…

Introduction to SQL Server PowerPivot – MS Momentum 2009 Session Review

On November 26th 2009, Microsoft-Cyprus launched Momentum 2009; a New Efficiency Community Launch event. The event took place in Nicosia, Cyprus, Europe, and had at around 400 attendees. Two tracks were featured: one for Developers, and another one for IT-Pros. I had the pleasure to participate as one of the Cyprus .NET User Group (CDNUG) speakers. … Read more…

CDNUG Event Review – October 27, 2009 – Visual Studio 2010 Beta / Windows Azure Platform

Another great CDNUG event took place last Tuesday, October 27, 2009 at Microsoft-Cyprus.This event was “celebratory” as it was the first offline event after summer holidays. Of course summer was not an idle time. It was rather a great period of online events, and more specifically Live Webcasts! Among other, in July 29, I delivered … Read more…

Upcoming CDNUG Event, October 27, 2009 – Visual Studio 2010 Beta / Windows Azure Platform

Time for another Cyprus .NET User Group (CDNUG) offline event! This is the first offline event right after the summer holidays and we decided to make it special; it features two great speakers and two great topics! To this end we have the pleasure to host two hourly sessions on two very interesting technologies. In … Read more…

ADO .NET Data Services for the Web / Visual Studio 2010: A First Look

Another Cyprus .NET User Group special event took place a few days ago (June 18th, 2009). This event was somehow “celebratory”. It was the last offline event before summer holidays. The next offline event (within the series of Community Nights) will take place after two months time, in September 2009. During the summer months (July … Read more…

Upcoming CDNUG Event, June 18th – ADO .NET Data Services for the Web / Visual Studio 2010: A First Look

It is time for another CDNUG event! This event will probably be the last event of CDNUG before summer holidays. The next event will take place next September. To this end, the CDNUG committee decided that this event should feature a variety of .NET and SQL Server Technologies thus providing a taste of all their … Read more…

Upcoming CDNUG Event, May 13th: Microsoft SharePoint Feature Areas

At Cyprus .NET User Group (CDNUG), we focus on Microsoft .NET and SQL Server technologies (for more information please read about CDNUG). We organize regular monthly events on the above technologies which, of course, are free to the public.This month’s event (May, 2009) is dedicated to Microsoft SharePoint Technologies.See below for event-specific details:——————————————————————–Topic: Microsoft SharePoint … Read more…

I am an INETA Country Leader

Today I have officially received the role of the INETA Country Leader for Cyprus.It was an honor for me to receive this role as it will allow me to further promote the .NET community activity in Cyprus. The main responsibility of this role is to supervise INETA User Groups in Cyprus and to promote technical … Read more…

Introduction to ASP .NET AJAX

Well, another successful event took place yesterday in another one of our regular community events of the Cyprus .NET User Group.   About the Event This time the topic was ASP .NET AJAX. Our special guest speaker was Karl Davies-Barrett, Developer Platform Evangelist (Microsoft Malta/Cyprus). AJAX stands for Asynchronous JavaScript and XML. It allows the … Read more…