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Practical Azure for the IT Pro – a Web Cast Series


Jumpstart your skills on computing in the cloud with this series of five webcasts for IT Professionals. Learn how to roll out AD, DNS, File Servers, and more with these step-by-step exercises. We’ll cover all your environments, from Development and Test to Production. Bring your questions for our team of Microsoft technical experts to these interactive sessions!




The Microsoft Cloud – Learn it now, boost your career!

12pm – 1pm


Server Essentials: Client Backups with Azure Backups

12pm – 1pm


Automated Application Architecture Deployment with Windows Azure IaaS and PowerShell

12pm – 1pm


Nearly Infinite Bandwidth with Windows Azure Websites

12pm – 1pm


Automated Deployment of SharePoint in the Cloud

12pm – 1pm


API Mashup Web Cast Series


Join Microsoft Technical Evangelists for four app mashup webcasts featuring the APIMASH Starter Kits built using APIs from Yelp, Bing, Mashery, Facebook, Twitter and Meetup and many more. These workshops are great for students, hobbyists and professional developers who want to learn the basics of app development and publish their first app to the store.

Download the APIMASH Starter Kits today and get started.

Each session will run from Noon – 1pm EDT. Attend one or all four webcasts, you decide. For more details or to register, choose a webcast below.

6/5/2013 | Exploring the Mashery APIs

In this webcast you will learn how to develop Windows 8 apps using Mashery API’s such as Tom-Tom, Edmunds, Rotten Tomatoes and Active.com. Amit Jotwani from Mashery will join us to provide an overview of Mashery the industry leader in API management. We will cover how to access these web service API’s and then deserialize the response into a set of runtime objects that you can bind to Windows 8 UX Controls to create a compelling experience.

6/12/2013 | Exploring the Social Networking APIs

In this webcast you will learn how to develop Windows 8 apps using the Twitter, Meetup and Facebook APIs. Twitter, Meetup and Facebook are the premier social networking sites and their API’s provide access to Tweets, Meetups and Friends. What a great combination!

6/19/2013 | Exploring the Yelp API

In this webcast you will learn how to develop Windows 8 apps using the Yelp API. Yelp is a local business directory service and review site with social networking features. People use Yelp to search for everything from the city’s tastiest burger to the most renowned cardiologist.

6/25/2013 | Exploring the Bing Maps API

In this webcast you will learn how to develop Windows 8 apps using the Bing Maps API. Bing Maps gives you a rich set of tools to help you create amazing map experiences perfect for mash-ups.

Keep the Cash!

Don’t forget to check out the “Keep the Cash Rewards” offer to see how you can get $100 for publishing your app(s) in the Windows Store and/or Windows Phone Store. Publish your app before June 30, 2013 and you can get a $100 virtual Visa card for every qualified app you enter (up to $2000*). Learn more.