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Wow 63% discount for Student at DevTeach Vancouver

by Jean-Rene Roy 25. October 2013 10:26

Did you know? 63% discount for Student at #DevTeach #Vancouver.  If you are studying in software development, you can’t miss DevTeach Vancouver and learn from the best in the world. 

 

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How to integrate legacy application with Dynamic CRM

by Jean-Rene Roy 17. October 2013 08:00

I just started a new job at CCA on a CRM project. My job will be to integrate the old legacy application data and also production legacy application with the new Dynamic CRM.  This is common thing when you implement a new CRM application.  But how do you integrate a VB6 application with CRM?

Well the solution is to create a RESTful API that will act as an interface tween the legacy application and the CRM application. Which raise the questions, what is the guideline to create that API?

I do have an idea but I will be attending my friend (author and MVP) at DevTeach Vancouver that will show just that.

Best Practices for Designing RESTful API

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A chance to win a free registration for DevTeach

by Jean-Rene Roy 30. September 2013 11:33

Would you like to win a free pass to DevTeach Vancouver? Well here’s how you can win the contest with three simple steps. Head over to Microsoft Virtual Academy, Microsoft’s ever-growing collection of free online live and on-demand training across the entire Microsoft platform – http://aka.ms/DevTeachMVA – and view any two (or more!) sessions from any of the courses listed below. Once done, take a screenshot of your MVA transcript. See this link for step 2 and 3.

 

 

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The Ottawa IT community Call for speakers is Open.

by Jean-Rene Roy 9. August 2013 10:15

The Ottawa IT Community is now open to suggestions for the season 2013-2014. We are looking for speakers for the Dev and DBA.  We like you to submit to Joel Hebert and Jean-Rene Roy the sessions you like to present with one  or two of the dates below.  Your proposal session(s) can be about Web Development, Cloud, Software Architecture, Agile methodologies, Database administration, Development, BI or any subject related to IT.  Please submit your proposal before September 15th.

Proposed Date 

Time of Day

Group

  

 

Labour Day

Thursday, September 12, 2013

Evening

ODNC

Thursday, September 19, 2013

Evening

OttawaSQL.net

Thursday, September 26, 2013

Lunch

ODNC

Thursday, October 17, 2013

Evening

OttawaSQL.net

Thursday, October 24, 2013

Evening

ODNC

Thursday, October 31, 2013

Lunch

ODNC

Thursday, November 07, 2013

Evening

ODNC

Thursday, November 14, 2013

Evening

OttawaSQL.net

Thursday, November 28, 2013

Lunch

ODNC

Thursday, December 05, 2013

Evening

ODNC

Thursday, December 12, 2013

Evening

OttawaSQL.net

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Evening

ODNC

Thursday, January 23, 2014

Evening

OttawaSQL.net

Thursday, February 06, 2014

Evening

ODNC

Thursday, February 13, 2014

Lunch

OttawaSQL.net

Thursday, February 13, 2014

Evening

OttawaSQL.net

Thursday, March 06, 2014

Evening

ODNC

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Evening

OttawaSQL.net

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Lunch

ODNC

Thursday, April 03, 2014

Evening

ODNC

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Evening

OttawaSQL.net

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Lunch

ODNC

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Evening

OWSUG

Thursday, May 01, 2014

Evening

ODNC

Thursday, May 08, 2014

Evening

OttawaSQL.net

Thursday, May 22, 2014

Evening

OWSUG

Thursday, June 05, 2014

Evening

ODNC

Thursday, June 19, 2014

Evening

OWSUG

 

Send your proposal to:

Joel Hebert : joel.hebert(At)opulentasp.com

Jean-Rene Roy: jrroy(At)DevTeach.com

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DevTeach Vancouver Call for Speakers end on August 25th 2013

by Jean-Rene Roy 9. August 2013 09:14

Both DevTeach and its joint events SQLTeach, MobileTeach include world renown speakers among its Tech Chairs. Our tech chair team members is listed below.

DevTeach are currently looking for speakers for our Vancouver 2013 conference (Dec. 2-4, 2013). If you are interested, submit your session abstracts to our Tech Chair member. Speakers must submit their sessions abstracts by August 25th .

This is the link for more details  http://www.devteach.com/TechChair.aspx

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SQLTeach BI Day in Ottawa on April 26th

by Jean-Rene Roy 18. April 2013 10:19

SQLTeach is presenting a full day of training on SQL Server 2012 BI Stack on April 26th.  I will presenting on SSIS 2012.

That day is free, all you need to do is register at this link. That not all, you will get free pizza for lunch. When was the last time you got free lunch? J

http://www.devteach.com/community/  

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SQLSaturday #198 Vancouver is next weekend

by Jean-Rene Roy 13. February 2013 06:35

Can you believe it! It the event 198 of SQL Saturday! Richard Baumet and is friends are organizing a very good one day conference.  For this event your will find 8 rooms presenting SQL Stuff at the same time. This very big! I will be presenting at 4:20pm in room 1850. You can get the full schedule at this link: http://www.sqlsaturday.com/198/schedule.aspx Hope to see you there.

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Blog | Event | SQL | SSIS

A presentation of SSIS 2012 in Quebec City...

by Jean-Rene Roy 21. November 2012 09:43

November 12th this year is the souvenir day for the federal government.  So it’s a day off for me because I work for the government. So Joel Hebert and I went to Québec city to present at the .Net User Group.  Presented on SSIS 2012 and Joel presented on asp.net security.  We had fun.

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SQL | SSIS | Windows 7

My Presentation in Montreal at the .Net Community

by Jean-Rene Roy 9. November 2012 10:33

Last Monday I presented in Montreal on SSRS and XML in SQL Server. It was fun to see old friend. Some of the members of the group have been member for more than 15 years. I did have some miner bug with my first presentation but the second one what will receive.  We had about 35 attendees. Which is good for a SQL Server UG Meeting. Here a picture from Denys Chamberland.

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SSIS Presentation for Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat

by Jean-Rene Roy 26. October 2012 21:33

Tuesday October 30th I will be doing a Lunch and Learn for TBS in Ottawa. This presentation will show the new version of SQL Server 2012 Integration Services (SSIS). In SQL Server 2012, one of the biggest enhancements is the new server deployment model for SSIS package.  There is also many new things that I call users enhancement but the biggest thing are how Developer’s and DBA will be working together with this new version of SSIS. This presentation is exclusively for employees of TBS. This presentation will also be presented at SQLTeach Montreal on December 11th has a session of the Main Conference.

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SQL | SSIS | SSRS

Jean-Rene Roy Bio

Jean-René Roy; architecting IT solution for large and small enterprises since 1987. In 1991 he founded the consulting firm Technologies SoftDesign Inc.

He has worked on projects for the Canada Council of the Arts, Treasury Board of Canada, Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission, House of Commons, Innovapost, Bell Canada, CGI and many other corporations assuming the responsibility of IT Manager, Technical Advisor, System Analyst, Business Analyst, Senior Software Architect, Senior Software Developers, Team leader, Project management and mentor. He is still very active in the developers’ community by acting as a user group leader for more than ten years with the Montreal .NET community and the Ottawa .NET community.

He is also the co-founder of an international developer’s conference www.DevTeach.com which is now directed by a member of his team. Jean-René Roy is a SQL Server Microsoft MVP.

 

 

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