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Mitch Wheat has been working as a professional programmer since 1984, graduating with a honours degree in Mathematics from Warwick University, UK in 1986. He moved to Perth in 1995, having worked in software houses in London and Rotterdam. He has worked in the areas of mining, electronics, research, defence, financial, GIS, telecommunications, engineering, and information management. Mitch has worked mainly with Microsoft technologies (since Windows version 3.0) but has also used UNIX. He holds the following Microsoft certifications: MCPD (Web and Windows) using C# and SQL Server MCITP (Admin and Developer). His preferred development environment is C#, .Net Framework and SQL Server. Mitch has worked as an independent consultant for the last 10 years, and is currently involved with helping teams improve their Software Development Life Cycle. His areas of special interest lie in performance tuning
Saturday, February 23, 2008
Perth .NET User Group meeting: Real World WCF with David Shields
Join us at the Perth .NET Community of Practice, March 6th to hear David Shields present on WCF. In this session, David will talk about a real life implementation of WCF and WS-Eventing. Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) is designed to offer a manageable approach to distributed computing, broad interoperability, and direct support for service orientation.
TOPIC: A real life of implementation WCF with David Shields
DATE: 6th March, 5:30pm
VENUE: Excom, Level 2, 23 Barrack Street, Perth
COST: Free. All are welcome.
David Shields is a Solutions Architect and Senior .Net Developer at Fujitsu, Western Australia, currently leading a development with Western Australia Police on a Multi-Jurisdictional Person of Interest search facility. David has been in the industry since before VB 1.0 (!) and before that had a 12 year military career in communications and security.
We will have a few goodies to give away: a Resharper license donated by JetBrains, a copy of “Head First Design Patterns” donated by O’Reilly, and a laptop/attaché carry case from Microsoft. Talent International will be providing beer and pizza. If you want a seat, try to arrive early.
MSN, Email: mitch døt wheat at gmail.com