May 24, 2017, 6PM: Being More Productive with VS2017 and C#7 – Brian Sherwin

    Every day, developers are faced with new challenges for assimilating, developing and deploying applications with ever newer technologies and architectural approaches. Visual Studio 2017 looks to streamline the flow of code to deployment from fundamental tasks like unit tests to challenging deployments in the cloud. Along with improvements in tools, simplifying your code by using powerful new language features can make your code more readable and get more done with less code. In this talk, you will learn how to sharpen the tools in your toolbox and new ways to take advantage of the improvements to way you work.

    Bio:
    Brian Sherwin is a Sr. Technical Evangelist with Microsoft from Columbus, Ohio. He has been a consultant and trainer for over 20 years. One of his core passions is helping companies make decisions based on value and not a particular technology. When he’s not trying to figure out some new technology, he spends time reading, Scouting, and drinking enough coffee to keep up with his five kids.


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