Bill Penberthy

Bill Penberthy

Bill, aka the Vest Guy, has been writing software and designing systems forever, mostly as a consultant. He is especially fond of the .NET stack. And the "cloud". And beer. And his vests...

Montreal 2022 sessions

Azure, AWS, and GCP, oh myy. Which cloud is right for you?

English session - Beginner

If you listen to the 3 biggest players in public cloud, they will all try and convince you that they are the "best choice" for moving to the cloud. However, they all have their idiosyncrasies and those may be the determining factor in deciding which provider makes the most sense for you and your systems. In this session we will go over those idiosyncrasies, what they mean to potential customers, and how they may affect onboarding and operations.

The Future of .NET – Really…

English session - Beginner

If you listen to Microsoft, the future of .NET is rosy! Lets see! In this session we will take a deep dive into an independent study on the future of .NET that talked to colleges and universities and coding camps to understand the role .NET has in computer classes as well as discussions with .NET shops and consultancies about their plans Get a real understanding of the future, not some plush marketing spiel. Is there a future for .NET? Really?

Online 2021 sessions