Friday, June 19, 2009

Microsoft Day @ Dhaka – 20June 2009

Microsoft Day @ Dhaka


Microsoft Community in Bangladesh proudly presents Microsoft Day @ Dhaka. This is a special day dedicated to all Microsoft technology professionals and students in Bangladesh. We will be having the best Microsoft community technologists from Bangladesh - Microsoft Most Valuable Professionals (MVPs) delivering sessions at the event. This technology marathon is a great opportunity to learn from the best and network with each other.

Both Microsoft developers and networking professionals would find the event worth attending.

The event will also feature a demo bonanza with Windows 7 and an extensive Question and Answer panel with the Bangladesh MVPs to answer your queries.

Microsoft Day @ Dhaka

Venue: IDB Auditorium, E/8-A Rokeya Sharani, Sher-e-Bangla Nagar, Agargaon, Dhaka 1207

AUDITORIUM – Developer Track

9:00 9:30 Opening Speech Feroz Mahmood & Abhishek Kant
9:30 10:30 Development in ASP.NET Tanzim Saqib
10:30 11:15 My First ASP.NET MVC App Mehfuz HossainMVP
11:15 11:45 Unit Testing in MVC and Deo of Kazi Manzur RashidMVP
11:45 12:30 Developing in Silverlight Faisal Hossain Khan
12:30 1:30 Lunch
1:30 2:00 Introduction to MS Sharepoint Server MJ Ferdous
2:00 2:45 Production Challenges of ASP.NET Websites Omar Al ZabirMVP
2:45 3:15 Windows Azure Ashic Mahtab
3:15 3:45 Tea Break
3:45 4:30 Overview of Visual Studio Team System 2010 Mohammad Ashraful AlamMVP
4:30 5:00 Features of Windows 71 Omi AzadMVP
5:00 5:30 IE8 and Windows Live Features1 Irtija A. Akhter

Meeting Room 2 – IT Professional Track

9:30 10:30 Session on MS Project & EPM M. Manzurur Rahman
10:30 11:30 Talking Windows Server 2008 and R2 Anwar Hossain
11:30 12:30 Q & A with Microsoft Anwar Hossain
12:30 1:30 Lunch
1:30 2:00 Network with MVPs
3:15 4:00 Exchange 2010 – Via LiveMeeting Ismail MohammedMVP
3:00 3:30 Tea Break
3:30 4:30 Introduction to SQL Server 2008 – Via LiveMeeting Amit BansalMVP

This session is common for Developer Track and IT Pro Track

For more details, visit: Microsoft Developer Network Bangladesh

Thursday, June 4, 2009

Microsoft F# PowerPack for .NET 4.0 Beta1 is available for download

Microsoft F# PowerPack for .NET 4.0 Beta1 is now available for download

Brief Description

The F# PowerPack contains useful additional libraries and tools for building F# applications.

Quick Details

File Name:
Date Published: 6/3/2009
Language: English
Download Size: 1.4 MB


The F# PowerPack contains useful additional libraries and tools for building F# applications. This release enables developing applications using the F# PowerPack using .NET 4.0 Beta1 and Visual Studio 2010 Beta1.

The F# PowerPack includes:

  • FsLex and FsYacc tools for generating F# lexers and parsers
  • F# LINQ bridge
  • F# CodeDOM implementation
  • F# metadata reader API
  • OCaml Compatibility Helpers
  • Simple F# Math Libraries
  • Simple F# Charting

System Requirements


Unzip the included to the local machine. The included assemblies can be referenced directly in .NET 4.0 projects and in Visual Studio 2010 F# applications.
Note: By installing, copying, or otherwise using this software, you agree to be bound by the terms of its license.