Main Meeting Location:

Microsoft's RTP Office

4825 Creekstone Dr, Durham, NC (map)

What is TRINUG? A user group that brings together .Net developers and technology enthusiasts from around the Triangle of North Carolina. Membership ranges from brand new developers of .Net, to seasoned practitioners. Membership is always free and all are welcome.

What kind of Meetings and gatherings do you have?

  • We meet Every Wednesday! (different locations so check MeetUp...)
  • A Main meeting where locally & nationally recognized speakers are selected to talk about a new technology or to go in depth on various topics. (2nd Wed)
  • SIGs (Special Interest Groups) discussions and deep dives that each meet once a month. (1st, 3rd, and 4th Wed)
  • Free, day-long events titled RDUCodeCamp.
  • Ad hoc meetings like Nerd Dinners, Pizza/Movie Night, Hack Night, and FireStarters
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Carolina Code Camp 2014

Upcoming Events:

Dev Craftsmanship sig: Developing a Win 8.1 app

4/30/2014 6:00:00 PM ( Add to calendar... )

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At our next meeting we will be doing a quick overview of Windows Store App related news from Microsoft's //Build Conference including the new universal apps and then dive back into using a view model with the databinding content from last meeting.

To participate in this "hands on" meeting, please come prepared with Windows 8.1 and Visual Studio 2013 installed and ready to go.
(Please note: Win 7 users can not build Win 8 apps. Local install or VM is required)


Web/Mobile Apps sig: MVC - Chip

5/7/2014 6:00:00 PM ( Add to calendar... )

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More info coming soon...


Main Meeting: Rescue Me: Make your escape with Twilio - Robert Horvick

5/14/2014 5:30:00 PM ( Add to calendar... )

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We’ve all been there. It’s 5:15 and that “quick” meeting is about to become a marathon. Your blind date? About to go nuclear. You need a quick escape and you need it now. If only someone would call!

In this talk, you will learn about the Twilio service and how you can use it to send and receive SMS, MMS and voice calls from your web application. Along the way, we will build a simple WebAPI application that can bail you out of bad situation right when you need it most.

Speaker: Robert Horvick

Robert Horvick is the founder and Principal Engineer at Raleigh-Durham, N.C.-based Devlightful Software where he focuses on delighting clients with custom .NET solutions and video based training.  He is an active Pluralsight author with courses on algorithms and data structures, SMS and VoIP integration and data analysis using Tableau. 

He previously worked for nearly ten years as a Software Engineer for Microsoft, as well as a Senior Engineer with 3 Birds Marketing LLC, and as Principal Software Engineer for Itron.

On the side, Horvick is married, has four children, is a brewer of reasonably tasty beer and enjoys playing the guitar poorly.


Meeting Agenda: 

5:30-6:00 - Welcome/Food 
6:00-6:15 - Announcements 
6:15-7:45 - Presentation 
7:45-8:00 - Give-aways

Thank you to the May Main Meeting sponsor!


Data sig: A Gentle Intro to In-Memory OLTP in SQL Server 2014 - Kevin Feasel

5/21/2014 7:00:00 PM ( Add to calendar... )

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A Gentle Introduction to In-Memory OLTP in SQL Server 2014 More info coming soon...


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