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[Post Event] ITCamp 2018, Cluj-Napoca, Romania

The 8th addition of ITCamp Conference took place this week in Cluj-Napoca. This is one of the most relevant IT conferences from Transilvania if you want to have high-quality content and discover how technology meets business.
There were more than 50 speakers from all around the worlds, that delivered there session during two days. In total there were around 64 sessions on 5 parallel tracks. Many times it was hard to decide what session to join. A lot of good quality content shared to more than 520 attendees.
Beside this, it was an excellent opportunity to meet old and new friends that joined the conferences as speakers or attendees. See you next year, guys!

This year I had the opportunity to have two sessions where I talked about best practices on the day zero of a cloud project and about quantum programming (Q#). You can find more about my sessions below.
At the end of the post, there are some slides from the event.

Title:
Quantum programming in a nutshell
Abstract:
I'm pretty sure that you already heard about quantum computers and how they will change the way how we do IT. In this session, we plan to take a look at the programming models that we need to use when we write applications for quantum processors. Sounds interesting? Then join this session for a journey in the world of quantum programming to find out how we should write code for this supercomputers
Slides:


Title:
Day ZERO of a cloud project
Abstract:
In this session, we will take a look at what we need to keep on our radar when we start a new project inside the Cloud. When not only us but also clients are new to the Cloud ecosystem, we need to be aware of small things that can make a difference or secure the success of the project. Things like security, environment isolation and access controls are just a tiny part of the things that we need be aware. There will be examples from real life projects and hands-on implementations inside Microsoft Azure. After joining this session, you will have an initial view on what things we shall be aware when we start a new project inside the Cloud.
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