The next Port Elizabeth.NET Developer Community Event is due to take place on the 29th April 2009. emediaIT will be sponsoring once again and we are looking forward to a great event.
Date: 29 April 2009
Time: 15:30 (3:30pm) – approx. 18:30 (6:30pm)
Where: Newton Park Library, 4th Avenue, Newton Park, 6045
1. T-SQL Peformance Practises.
Tips and practises on optimizing queries and stored procedures for performance.
Presenter: Iwan de Beet (Providence - Port Elizabeth)
2. Using threading to maximize the UI experience.
This session will introduce you to issues relating to processing work in the background while maintaining an interactive user interface, whether your reading a file, calling a webservice or using a COM object or OCX control. Keeping the UI responsive can be tricky. Topics discussed will be threading, cross thread invoking, message loops delegates and anonymous methods.
Presenter: Bruce Hodgkinson (Korbitec - Cape Town)
3. Silverlight - What is it and how can we use it?
An introduction to Silverlight. How it has matured and how it can be used to create or augment existing applications.
Presenter: Pat Ramadass (emediaIT - Port Elizabeth)