Friday, April 3, 2009

Microsoft ArcReady

Registration for the next ArcReady event is available. See the description and links below to sign up.


Architecting for the Client Tier
The client (or presentation) tier of our applications is taking on an increasingly important role. Users are expecting more compelling user interfaces, but they also want more functionality from their applications. In this ArcReady we examine how to design and deliver well architected client applications that will be easy to maintain and extend.

Session 1: Trends and Patterns on the Client Tier
In our first session we will take a vendor and platform neutral look at some of the trends and emerging technologies that can be used on the client tier. We will look at techniques like Mashups, technologies like Natural User Interfaces (NUI) and the increasing importance of the mobile platform. We will also look at some common patterns that can be used in the architecture of the client tier.

Session 2: Applying Microsoft Technology on the Client Tier
In our second session we will take some look at how we can use Microsoft technologies to create well architected and compelling client applications. We will look at technologies like Silverlight and WPF that can be used to create compelling clients. We will also look at technologies that can be used to make your applications more extensible for future development. We will also examine some architectural guidance developed by the Microsoft Patterns and Practices group.

· A forum for aspiring and practicing architects to discuss industry trends
· An overview of Microsoft’s roadmap as it relates to software architecture
· A mechanism to solicit your feedback
· An opportunity to showcase the work you do!

Architects and Senior Developers who are interested in becoming an architect.

Events are held in 16 cities across Central Region. To register for this event, please visit


Cleveland, OH
9:00am – 11:45am

Columbus, OH
9:00am – 11:45am

Mason, OH
9:00am – 11:45am

Southfield, MI
9:00am – 11:45am

Nashville, TN
9:00am – 11:45am

Knoxville, TN
9:00am – 11:45am

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