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Monday, November 26, 2018   Register for this meeting on Meetup

Opening Topic: JSON Web Tokens (Brian Pontarelli, Inversoft)

JSON Web Tokens

Are you ready for a wild ride? We’ll cover what you need to know about JSON Web Tokens (JWTs) and how to use them for your authentication process and API security.

Brian Pontarelli Brian Pontarelli is founder and CEO of Inversoft, a Denver-based provider of platform technologies built to help companies manage, moderate and engage their customers. These technologies include Passport, a modern identity and user management API that provides login, registration, single sign-on and many other user management features and CleanSpeak, an intelligent profanity filtering and moderation tool.

Main Topic: .NET and Kubernetes (Jarrod Skulavik, Microsoft)


We'll be reviewing what Kubernetes is, CNCF and the Kubernetes community, Microsoft's approach to Kubernetes (AKS, AKS-Engine, and ACI overview, .NET and dotnet on Kubernetes, what it means for us today and tomorrow, and Kubernetes on Azure.

Jarrod Skulavik Jarrod Skulavik is a passionate, long-time .NET and Azure developer from the Denver, Colorado area. He recently joined Azure Kubernetes Service (AKS) engineering and is working to support customer success using Kubernetes and Azure technologies. With almost twenty years of Microsoft stack experience, Jarrod brings a healthy portfolio of developer perspective to the Visual Studio Users Group.

Come early for refreshments - stay late for door prizes!

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7595 Technology Way, 4th Floor
Denver, CO 80237
Phone: (720) 528-1700

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