CDJDN - Free Ruby and Rails Training Series: June 8, 15, 22, 29

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Dan Patsey

May 14, 2010, 2:25:57 PM5/14/10
to Capital District Java Developer's Network
Vita Rara, Inc. and Celery, LLC, are happy to announce a free four
session training series for Ruby and Rails.

Come learn about Ruby and Ruby on Rails for free in a relaxed easy
environment. The training series will cover Ruby and Rails for non-
Rubyists. By the end of the series you will have enough knowledge to
use Ruby and create basic Ruby on Rails applications.

Trainer: Mark Menard, president of Vita Rara, Inc.
When: June 8, 15, 22, and 29
Start: 6:00 PM
End: 9:00 PM
Where: Celery 212 River Street, Troy, NY 12180, (518)-833-6807
Cost: FREE
RSVP to: Mark Menard at or 518.369.7356

Series Topics:

* Get Ruby and Rails running on your system (Windows, Ubuntu or OS X)
* Introduction to Ruby for Non-Rubyists
* Introduction to Rails
* Rails MVC Architecture: ActiveRecord, ActionController and
* Deploying your Rails Apps to Heroku
* Overview of JRuby for Java and IronRuby for .Net

About the trainer: Mark Menard is the founder and president of Vita
Rara, a boutique consulting firm located in Troy, NY. Vita Rara, which
was founded in 2004, specializes in custom software development,
fraternal membership management, supply chain logistics, and client
relations systems.

Mark is an extremely active member of the technology community in the
Tech Valley region. He has been an invited guest speaker at technology
events, having spoken at Tech Valley Code Camp, Tech Valley Ruby
Brigade, Capital District Java Developers Network, and other groups
and conferences on a broad range of software development and
technology topics.

Please pass this information to anyone you think would be interested.
If you work for a company please pass this onto the training person/
manager/enthusiast in your organization.

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