5/29/2013 6:00 PM
Speaker: Alan McBee
Topic: Grokking WinRT XAML Apps
Since 1981, Alan McBee has been creating solutions with and teaching Microsoft technologies. Formerly with Microsoft Developer Support, he has also served as a programmer in the U.S. Army, and provided solution architecture and development for Intel, Maximus, Miles Consulting, Health Net, and many small businesses in California. He recently joined Kiefer Consulting, Inc., where he is part of a team working on a project for the State of California.
Alan’s work has covered the spectrum of computer technologies: solutions architecture, high-performance web services, assembly language, database engineering, identity and access control frameworks, computer-human interface design, 3-D graphics, network hardware, and even a little on device drivers. He recently created the Iasa Special Interest Group for the Sacramento Valley, which is open to everyone interested in technology architecture.
4/30/2013 6:00 PM
Speaker: Jason Singh
Topic: TFS 2012 – ALM Overview
- Agile Project Management
- User Experience and Feedback
- Development including iFactor
- Performance and Load Testing
- Coded UI
- Lab Management
Jason Singh has over 24 years of experience in the software industry with 18 years as a Software Engineer. He has worked in world class teams shipping software worldwide from Altera, Informix, Sybase and Microsoft. Jason has much experience in the evolution of Microsoft technologies and has worked extensively with C, C++ and C# in conjunction with frameworks and APIs including Windows SDK, WIN32, MFC, COM and .NET. He has been with Microsoft Corporation for 12 years.
Jason moved from the Bay Area to Sacramento about 4 years ago.