Introduction to Ember

Would you like help creating single-page applications (SPAs)? Maybe you've worked with tools like jQuery and AJAX, but what about Ember? With a simple syntax and an emphasis on reuse and components, this JavaScript framework can make it very easy to create interactive pages. Get a close look at Ember, plus lots of demos and practical tips with popular experts Adam Tuliper and Christopher Harrison, in this three-hour event for the MVA community.

Learn how to quickly get started creating applications with Ember. Walk through the basics of installation, explore the framework's architecture, work with Ember objects and collections, and explore with advanced concepts, like dependency injection. And wrap with a look at testing, security, and publishing. Don't miss this chance to see all of the programming goodness Ember has to offer, and get your questions answered in real time!

Course Outline:

  • Introduction to Ember
  • Ember objects
  • Routing
  • Templates
  • Components
  • Enhancing your Ember application
Instructor Team
Adam Tuliper | Microsoft Senior Technical Evangelist | @AdamTuliper

Adam Tuliper works as a Technical Evangelist for Microsoft helping others achieve their technical vision. He works extensively with the gaming community in the western United States, co-runs the Orange County Unity Meetup, and is an indie game dev working on new titles.

Prior to Microsoft, he worked as a software architect in defense, finance, pharma, manufacturing, technology, and public sector fields over a span of more than 18 years. He has been deeply involved in .NET internals since early beta, and he currently works extensively developing solutions with Unity, C#, Windows Store Apps, Windows Phone, HTML/JS, Azure, ASP.NET, SQL Server, and various open source technologies.

Adam presents nationwide at conferences, such as //build, Visual Studio LIVE, TechEd, and GDC, and speaks regularly at user groups. He is also a author and an MSDN Magazine author.

Christopher Harrison | Microsoft Senior Content Developer | @GeekTrainer
Christopher Harrison is a self-proclaimed geek with a passion for development and educating others. He got his first introduction to technology when his father brought home a VIC-20, graduated to a Commodore 64, and kept growing from there. Christopher parlayed that into a long career as a Microsoft Certified Trainer (MCT), with a focus on .NET development, SharePoint, and SQL Server. When offered the opportunity to become a Content Developer at Microsoft, he just couldn't resist and he made the jump.
Live Event Details
January 13, 2016
9am‒12pm PST
What: Fast-paced live virtual session
Cost: Free
Audience: Web Developers

Experience with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript