As we launch the AITP Microsoft Resource Center (MSRC) on the AITP web portal, www.aitp.org (hover over "Members Only", select "Microsoft Resoruce Center"), we continue to receive great benefits from Microsoft that are time sensitive.
We don't want you to miss any of these opportunities. So below are education, training, collaboration and other great benefits we encourage you to take advantage of now.
Windows Phone 7 Jumpstart Series: Training content led by our MVPs, Rob Miles and Andy focused on getting developers trained up on building amazing applications and games for Windows Phone 7. There are 12 sessions in total, each about :50 minutes in length. Think of this as a semester's worth of class time to help you in your quest to be an awesome Windows Phone 7 developer, -- and it's self-paced! Click here.
Windows Phone 7 in 7 Minutes Each short, to-the-point video in this series highlights a feature of Windows Phone 7 in less than 7 minutes. This is a series for developers who want to pick up the basics quickly with brief explanations and hands-on examples. Demonstrations and code samples are based on the beta release of the Windows Phone 7 Developer Tools. Click here.
Looking for awesome WP7 app ideas? Visit Mobile App Match! Join the discussions, get inspired, and get your app ready for Marketplace. http://www.mobileappmatch.com/.
Grow Your Business with Microsoft Cloud Services: What kind of cloud are you? Microsoft offers a secure and flexible set of cloud-based IT solutions, including communications, collaboration, data storage, and infrastructure services. Take our quiz to find out how Microsoft ® cloud services can give you the freedom, agility, and flexibility to grow your business. Let's get quizzical. Click here
The Microsoft Windows Azure team is looking for a 10 - 12 people who are interested in Windows Azure, and are new to Azure, with little or no experience developing for Windows Azure. The participants will be asked to provide feedback on content, content plans, terminology, etc. Interested parties should send an email to Don Glover.
Announcing Open Registration for Patterns & Practices Symposium! The Microsoft patterns & practices Symposium is the event for software developers and architects to have engaging and meaningful discussions with the people creating the technologies and guidance aimed at addressing their scenarios. Whether you're an architect or developer, this 5-day event will have something for you with topics that span the spectrum of technology, architecture and teamwork. Register here.