By GD on Sep 03, 2008
Whether you're interested in identity, open source, or virtualization, check out these developer events.[Read More]
SDN staff writer Janice J. Heiss recently published her impressions of Tech Days 2008 in St. Petersburg, Russia: "None of the students I talked to seems to have the luxury of being casual about their future in the way that many American young people seem to be. Economic necessity seemed to dictate their technology preferences more than anything else." Read more.
In a March 5 blog entry from Sun Tech Days in Hyderabad, India, SDN staff writer Janice Heiss discussed a Java SE troubleshooting session with Chuk Munn Lee, senior developer consultant and technology evangelist for technology outreach at Sun in Singapore. Lee pointed readers to these resources:
Feb. 11-14: 3GSM (Barcelona, Spain)
The 3GSM World Congress is the world's leading mobile communications conference, fair, and exhibition.
Feb. 23-24: FOSDEM '08 (Brussels, Belgium)
This free and non-commercial event is organised by the community, for the community, with the goal of providing free and open-source developers a place to meet.
Feb. 26-28: VMworld Europe 2008 (Cannes, France)
Now is the time to reserve your spot at the European virtualization industry event.
Feb. 27-29: Sun Tech Days (Hyderabad, India)
Develop skills and advance your career in a Web 2.0 world; share knowledge and grow your network; participate in communities changing the face of technology.
Mar. 4-6: Sun Tech Days (Sydney, Australia)
Advance your development and shape your future with free cutting-edge technical education. Sun Tech Days are loaded with practical information, examples of real-world solutions, and hands-on training.
Mar. 12-13: Sun Tech Days (Johannesburg, South Africa)
Sun Tech Days is loaded with technical content, practical "how to" information, examples of real-world solutions, tips on application performance tuning, hands-on training and more. And it's free.
Whatever your focus -- enterprise, mobility, desktop, tools, web services, SOA, Ajax, and more -- you'll find technology sessions to take your abilities and productivity to the next level. Select from expert-led, real-world sessions on enterprise development, rich Internet applications, Java technology, Solaris technology, and much more. Tracks and Hands-on Labs will run concurrently.
Featured Keynote by Jeet Kaul, Vice President of Developer Products and Programs, Sun Microsystems, Inc.
Special Q&A Session With James Gosling, Vice President and Sun Fellow, Sun Microsystems, Inc.
Community Events -- January 9 Upgrade your toolset. Learn more about the power and flexibility of the NetBeans IDE. Attend this bonus developer day and participate in open-source communities that are driving innovation.
Sun Tech Days is coming to Atlanta, Georgia, January 9 and 10. If you can't attend, watch the Tech Days blog for information on free community events, training, and technical sessions. Read Marina Sum's coverage.