Sector público reúne no Porto

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A Microsoft está sempre em movimento para desenvolver as tecnologias mais inovadoras e para ficar mais próxima das necessidades das comunidades locais.

Desta vez irá estar no Porto para apresentar as últimas inovações direccionadas para o sector público e focadas no desenvolvimento da região e das cidades.

Mais uma vez a DevScope foi convidada para partilhar da sua experiência e casos de sucesso. Rui Quintino [Data Plataform MVP] e Manuela Álvares (Domus Social Porto) estarão a representar as respectivas perspectivas num dos mais pioneiros projectos de Azure (cloud) e PowerBI.

O evento irá ocorrer no próximo dia 16 de Março na Biblioteca Municipal Almeida Garrett no Porto entre as 9h15 e as 13h00.

Confira a agenda abaixo:

As inscrições são limitadas, se ainda não recebeu o seu convite, contacte-nos para info@devscope.net?subject=ConvitePubAdmin.

Congratulations Rui Quintino, our new Microsoft MVP

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It is with great pleasure that we announce another Microsoft Most Valuable Professional recognized in our team: Rui Quintino, awarded as Data Platform MVP.

The Microsoft MVP Award is an annual award given to outstanding members of Microsoft’s technical communities based on contributions made during the previous 12 months to offline and online Microsoft-related technical communities. These technical communities foster the free and objective exchange of knowledge, thereby creating a reliable source of independent, real-world expertise that benefits everyone. The Microsoft MVP Award recognizes exceptional technical community leaders worldwide who actively share their knowledge with other technical community members.

Rui requested us to share is acknowledgment here:

I feel deeply honored with this award, and want to thank my DevScope coworkers & team mates for all the support, dedication, deep expertize & truly amazing team work. Above all, thank you for teaching me so much through these years & being an inspiration every single day on making the world a better place through the use of data and Microsoft Data Platform.

Rui Quintino, Manager & Senior Architect, DevScope S.A.

It takes two, or more…

According to Scott Guthrie, MVP’s are community leaders and they have been an essential part of Microsoft and Microsoft culture for many years. – and we are pleased to have now three on our team.

This way, we also like to congratulate Sandro Pereira for his sixth renewal in the MVP program, initially as BizTalk, but recently as an Azure MVP.

Rui Romano in Paris (Sep 5th, 2015)

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SQLSaturday Paris 2015 (or SQL Saturday #420) will be held September 5th 2015 in the neighborhood of Montparnasse in the center of Paris. This is an international conference held by the French SQL Server Community dedicated to SQL Server professionals and those wanting to learn about SQL Server. This edition will have the collaboration of Rui Romano, with a session about “Power BI for Developers“:

Are you a developer? Want to learn what PowerBI has for you? Then come to my session where you will learn how to enhance your applications with PowerBI experiences…

This event has more than 25 speakers from 9 different nationalities, that offer you more than 20 sessions on SQL Server and its ecosystem.

Entries are limited, there is no registration fee but attendees are required to reserve a place here. Check the full agenda of the event program.

Can’t make it to Paris this year? You can always join us to the next SQLSaturday #429 Oporto 2015 on October 3th, 2015.

Azure Stream Analytics e PowerBI no ITPro Airlift

IT-Pro-Airlift-Data-Platform-logoA equipa da DevScope contribuirá com dois oradores para o primeiro evento técnico do ano dedicado às plataformas de Dados e Cloud (Azure).

Este evento pretende demonstrar o que poderá fazer com a nova geração de soluções de dados da Microsoft nos seus projetos, a Microsoft Data Platform. Ao longo do dia irá conhecer o que pode fazer com o novo SQL Server, as novidades na área de Business Intelligence e Data Warehousing, e o potencial de novos serviços na Cloud para Business Analytics suportados no Microsoft Azure.

Rui Quintino vai estrear um tema novo com várias demonstrações de “Azure Stream Analytics” aplicado ao processamento de dados recolhidos via equipamentos espalhados pela internet (IoT, EventHubs). O processamento desses eventos, juntando outros dados analiticos, é depois encaminhado para Real-Time Dashboards ou até mesmo PowerBI.

À mesma hora, o Rui Romano apresenta um tema mais dirigido ao Excel Power-User com  o “Self-service BI: Excel & Power BI”. Êsta é uma sessão muito prática com excelentes dicas de PowerQuery, Power BI, PowerPivot, PowerView, entre outras coisas muito boas no Excel.

O evento irá ocorrer no próximo dia 22 de Janeiro no Microsoft Lisbon Experience em Lisboa. As inscrições são limitadas, não tem custos de inscrição mas é obrigatório que reserve o seu lugar aqui.

Confira a agenda abaixo:

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SQLSaturday comes to Porto on Oct 18th

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SQLSaturday #341 Porto 2014 – Port-Wine Edition

SQLSaturday#341 Porto is almost here! On Oct 18th this event will be held at ISEP – Instituto Superior de Engenharia do Porto.  This is the fourth time that the conference takes place in Portugal, and a premiere in Porto.

PASS’s SQLSaturdays are community-driven events for database professionals that join together international speakers, providing a variety of high-quality technical sessions, and making it all happen through the efforts of volunteers and sponsors.

This year alignment brings many International speakers, including Scott Klein (keynote), Ruben Pertusa Lopez, Tillmann Eitelberg Oliver Engels, Denis Reznik, Fabiano Neves Amorim, Cathrine Wilhelmsen, Mark Broadbent, Enrique Catala, Regis Baccaro and many more, check the full agenda here.

Our team at DevScope is already involved in the event and we recommend you reserve your seat as soon as possible too. Some of our coleagues were invited to deliver sessions. Our contributions range from Cloud Services to Server Automation or Mobile Development. There are plenty of opportunities to meet us in our hometown:

  • 10:30 – Build mobile applications with Xamarin Forms by Rui Marinho [Xamarin]
    Xamarin.Forms is a cross platform library that allows you to build native user interfaces for Apple’s iOS, Google’s Android and Windows Phone with C# and XAML.
  • 12:00 – Introduction to Microsoft Azure BizTalk Services by Sandro Pereira [Microsoft Integration MVP]
    In this session we’ll look at the new integration services in the cloud. From EAI to EDI, using trading partner profiles, schemas, maps and flat-files. And we will discuss the challenges of upgrading/migrating BizTalk Server to the cloud.
  • 14:00 – 10 tips everyone should know about PowerShell (TBA) by José António Silva
  • 15:00 – We will also have a Devscope sponsored session to be lead by our BI team at Hospital S. João. Rui Quintino and his team will be sharing some of their tools and tips and offering some invitations for Azure Machine Learning training at DevScope. Stay tuned!

You can follow the schedule updates here and make sure you get your registration as soon as possible.

SQL Saturday em Lisboa

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Decorre já amanhã, em Lisboa, o evento SQL Saturday . A entrada é *livre* e conta com o apoio da DevScope. O Rui Quintino inicia um dos 5 tracks de sessões logo pelas 9h com a sessão: Faster than the speed of light”… with #MSBI . Pode consultar a agenda detalhada do SqlSaturday #188 Portugal aqui. Já estão inscritos mais de 340 participantes! Siga no twitter com a hashtag #sqlsatportugal.