May Meeting Announcement


Intro to SignalR + Awesome Mobile Possibilities!


Real-time communication. Required but always challenging for developers. May be SignalR offers a silver lining. SignalR is a very cool piece of technology that provides async signaling library to build real-time, multi-user interactive applications connecting disparate systems. What do you get when we combine personalization of our Mobile devices, specially Windows Phone & the adaptability of SignalR? We get instant real-time communication between phone & backend server. We get location service applications. Chat. Stocks. Alerts. Endless possibilities! Come join us as we explore some of these new opportunities through demos & code samples.


Samidip Basu (@samidip) is a technologist & gadget-lover working as MSFT Mobility Solutions Lead for Sogeti USA out of the Columbus Unit. With a strong developer background in Microsoft technology stack, he now spends much of his time in spreading the word to discover the full potential of the Windows Phone/Windows 8 platforms & cloud-backed mobile solutions in general. He passionately runs the Central Ohio Windows Phone User Group (, labors in M3 Conf ( organization and can be found with at-least a couple of hobbyist projects at any time. His spare times call for travel and culinary adventures with the wife. Find out more at

Pizza/Geek Dinner

Pizza will be provided as a snack during the meeting. A Geek Dinner will be held immediately after the meeting at Claddagh Irish Pub at 8745 Sancus Blvd., Columbus OH


Thursday, 5/24/2012, 6:00 - ??

Microsoft Office - Columbus

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posted @ Tuesday, May 15, 2012 11:05 AM