LTE: TechGate Conference 2011 and Microsoft Azure 30 Day Trial

The Capital Area Cloud Computing User Group, in coordination with the System Center User GroupDC ACMDC .NET User Group, CMAP, and the Capital Area .NET User Group, would like to bring you a free conference on September 17th, 8am – 5pm, at Microsoft’s Reston, Virginia location.  The conference will focus on cloud computing, software development, management operations and deployment, and career development. It’ll be a one day event with multiple tracks and should be quite interesting.  Space is limited to 200 attendees, and they are close to half capacity after opening up registration earlier this week.

For additional info and free registration:

Additionally, Microsoft is providing a 30 day trial of SQL Azure and the rest of the Azure platform free of charge, no credit card required.  You can sign up at and enter: *capcloudug* as the promo code.