dotnetsheff

dotnetsheff is a monthly user group focused on software development, particularly in the .NET ecosystem. We welcome people with interests in software development of all ages and levels of experience. Please get in touch via Twitter (@dotnetsheff) or email (organisers at dotnetsheff.co.uk) if you or someone you know may be interested in speaking.

  • This event will be broken down into 2 talks, MIX IT UP: An Introduction to Elixir and Solving microservices challenges on the Kubernetes platformbeing presented by Mike Bowen and Shahid Iqbal.

    👉 MIX IT UP: An Introduction to Elixir.

    Mike Bowen is a software developer at ByBox. He likes esoteric programming languages, arcane text editors and the music of The Fiery Furnaces.

    👉 Solving microservices challenges on the Kubernetes platform **

    Developing microservices based applications is a hot trend in our industry.
    However the journey to microservices is fraught with problems, by trying to solve one problem we often introduce a set of new ones.

    This talk introduces a "journey" to microservices and highlights some new problems that are created by adopting such an architecture.

    We then step through how we can leverage cloud native technologies such as Kubernetes and service meshes such as Istio to try and address some of these new problems.

    This talk along with demos will cover many t...

  • This event will be split into two parts, Jon Vines presenting Building .NET Core Apps using AWS and the Serverless Framework and the second half will be Ian Cooper presenting Event Driven Collaboration.

    📅 Agenda
    - 👋 Welcome
    - 🗑️ Housekeeping
    - 👨‍🏫 Building .NET Core Apps using AWS and the Serverless Framework
    - 🍕 Food/Drinks
    - 👨‍🏫 Event Driven Collaboration
    - 🍻 Social @ www.sheffieldtap.com

    👉 **Building .NET Core Apps using AWS and the Serverless Framework**
    Jon has been building serverless applications for over 18 months, including simple APIs providing data for a front-end, to event-driven data pipelines providing new insights and applications. In this talk Jon will introduce the basics of serverless development and explain how to get up and running with the Serverless Framework on Amazon Web Services.
    He will reveal how his team succeeded in deploying a critical service into production in less than two weeks and share some of the hard-learned lessons gleaned on the way.

    🕵...

  • C# 8 new features by Jon Skeet

    Jon Skeet is a Java developer working for Google in London. He is a C# author and community leader, spending far too much time on the Stack Overflow developer Q&A site.

  • This event will be split into two parts, Simon Painter presenting TBA and the second half will be TBA presenting TBC.

    **TBA**

    Bio

    Simon Painter

  • Following our continued success of the lightning talks, we are hosting another round! We will be having 6 speakers doing a 10-15 minute lightning talks, if you would like to get involved please message me on meetup or twitter.

    A lightning talk is a very short presentation lasting only a few minutes, given at a conference or a similar forum. Several lightning talks will usually be delivered by different speakers in a single session, sometimes called a data blitz.

    (en.wikipedia.org)

    Agenda:

    Slot 1 - TBA

    Slot 2 - TBA

    Slot 3 - TBA

    Slot 4 - TBA

    Slot 5 - TBA

    Slot 6 - TBA