We’re kicking off a North American Road Show to bring the Bing Maps Platform expertise to you. First stop – Reston, VA (then, Chicago, IL). The Bing Maps Platform Road Show will illustrate the use of Bing Maps Platform diving deep into the APIs highlight some killer applications built atop the platform. Here’s the Marketing info you can send to your CIO to get clearance, Clarence.
On the Road with Bing Maps: Learn Exciting New Ways to Bring Location-Based Data to Life – Bing Maps is all about the power of locationâ€•from enhancing existing applications with maps and address validation, to creating completely new Web mapping solutions. At this event, experts will provide an overview of Bing Maps as a powerful visualization tool for geographic and location-based information. With highlights of scenarios such as locators, fleet/asset tracking, data visualization portals, and location intelligence, we’ll present a deep dive into the Bing Maps Platform, including details on specific features, AJAX, Web Services, and new Silverlight APIs. We’ll also review exciting recent enhancements, exploring ways to integrate with GIS systems and leverage SQL 2008 spatial features, as well as other related tools and technologies. When you meet the experts, you’ll learn solution implementation and best practicesâ€•and you’ll leave with the tools and resources to tap the power of location using Bing Maps.
Two Stops have been scheduled with more to come. If you’re in the respective city you should get it on your calendar.
Monday, December 14, 2009 from 1:00p – 5:00p
Microsoft Reston Office
2004 and 2006
12012 Sunset Hills Rd.
Reston, VA 20190
Wednesday, December 16, 2009 from 8:30a – 12:30p
AON Center – Microsoft Suite
200 E. Randolph Drive, Chicago, IL
I may have to make a cameo at a stop or two. I hope to see you there.
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