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Microsoft launches "TechDays "

Posted on Oct 16, 02:15PM | IBNS

Software giant Microsoft on Tuesday launched, "TechDays", a 4-month long technology extravaganza across 50 cities in India.

Modeled on a road-show format that will travel to each of the 50 cities, TechDays pose a great opportunity for Developers, IT Pros and technology students across the country to attend an in person event close to the city where they reside.

With Microsoft technology experts in attendance to guide the participants, TechDays will help professionals and students alike to familiarize themselves with the latest cutting edge Microsoft technologies and also equip them with valuable insights and best practices.

With coding sessions planned across each of the locations, TechDays will also provide the attendees hands-on opportunities to create and convert their dream ideas into apps on the Windows 8, Windows Phone and Windows Azure platforms.

TechDays kicked off on Tuesday at The National Institute of Engineering, Mysore and will cover more than 3 cities every week.

Joseph Landes, General Manager, DPE, Microsoft India said, TechDays will touch over 70 percent of this population across the length and breadth of the country over the next 4 months."

"With expert guidance available on site, developers will be able to fast track their ideas to app journey on the Windows 8, Windows Phone and Windows Azure platforms.

"IT Pros will benefit immensely from hands on learning and deep product exploration while interacting with industry peers and technology experts."