Caleb Jenkins - Silverlight 2 : North Dallas .NET Users Group - NDDNUG

Caleb Jenkins - Silverlight 2

Session Summary

Presented 7 January 2009 - Silverlight 2 opens a whole new world of possibilities and options to .NET developers in the Rich Internet Application space. Combining the best of web application deployments with traditional Windows development, this best of breed application platform is changing the world of on-line as well as line-of-business applications. The most significant part of being a successful Silverlight developer is your ability to work well with data, and the ability to work well with designers. This talk digs into both!

Speaker Bio

Caleb JenkinsCaleb Jenkins, Principal Consultant, Improving Enterprises

Caleb Jenkins is a Principal Consultant with Improving Enterprises, National Speaker for INETA (the International .NET Association), Microsoft MVP, featured presenter for and Adobe.TV, technical editor for Wrox Publishing and certified Scrum Master. Improving Enterprises, Inc () specializes in delivering enterprise solutions, agile methodologies and mentoring on the Microsoft and Java platforms.

Host, cameraman and editor for ; as a long time community leader and former Microsoft Developer Evangelist, Caleb is well known for his engaging speaking style, depth of knowledge and creative energy. As a Microsoft Certified Solution Developer, Certified Trainer and .NET architect, Caleb has helped to design and implement enterprise .NET Solutions for some of the largest companies in the world; American Airlines, Countrywide Mortgage, CGI-AMS, Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group and Sunoco Inc. to name a few.

Caleb lives in the Dallas area where he continues to date his beautiful wife and busies himself playing Candy Land and Xbox 360 with their four incredible children. Occasionally he writes curriculum, speaks at conferences, and writes code for silly things like Twitter applications. Eventually he'll post some of the gazillion interviews that he's recorded on CommunityCast or blog at

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