1-day developer education event: Serverless Developer Summit

IBM Developer SF is hosting another 1-day developer education event: Serverless Developer Summit.  Check out the awesome speaker lineup below, learn about the talks and register for the summit.

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We hosted two other 1-day events in May and June with huge success.  Check them out and pictures:

AI & ML Developer Summit (pictures)

Blockchain Developer Summit (pictures)

Blockchain Developer Summit in 10 pictures

Last week we hosted another 1-day developer education event: Blockchain Developer Summit (our previous event is here and here). The event was a huge success with over 140 technologists in attendance. Here are 10 pictures (or more) from the event.

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Upker Lidder from IBM Developer SF is starting the summit

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Notes from DevRelCon SF 2019

I attended DevRelCon in San Francisco on June 6-7. It was a superb event, with great speakers and awesome community. The following are my notes (not complete sentences) and pictures from the event.

Being Better At Developer Relations with Kathy Sierra’s ‘The Kick Ass Curve’

Steve Pousty (CrunchyData)

  • Steve’s talk focused on how to be better at Developer Relations. Steve demonstrated this concept using Kathy Sierra’s “The Kick Ass Curve”
  • You can find his slides here
  • DevRel goal
    • Make users happy and successful with your product/service
  • Get users to be awesome in the least possible time

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    Developer Relations success curve
  • Different companies can have different curves
    • Background knowledge and experience of users (don’t control)
    • Quality of documentation and teaching material (control)
    • The actual design of the product/API (control)
    • The size and helpfulness of your community
  • We often disagree with Product Managers and Engineers because PMs and Engineers think they are at a different place on the curve. PM and Engineers are familiar with the service/product and usually don’t experience “learning” about the service/product like outside developers
  • Summary
    • Think about the audience (who you are targeting and how to get the pas the suck zone ASAP)
    • If we can’t get people out o the suck zone before they give up – we will never get them to experience power
    • Remember, when “talking” to others, to think about where they are on the curve
    • Use the curve when it helps, ignore it when it is doesn’t

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1-day developer education event: Blockchain Developer Summit

IBM Developer SF is hosting a 1-day developer education event: Blockchain Developer Summit on Friday, June 21 in Galvanize, San Francisco. Check out the amazing speakers, their talks and register to attend.

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We hosted a 1-day AI/ML Developer Summit in early May and it was a huge success. You can read more about it here and here.

We hosted our first 1-day event: here is what worked well

On May 10th, 2019 we hosted our first 1-day event AI & ML Developer Summit with over 150 in attendance. As this was IBM Developer SF first full-day event, I want to share a few things we did that worked well and made the event successful. You can also view pictures from the event.

One-page web site

We created a one-page web site to make the event standout from our regular meetups; however, developers still had to go to our meetup page to register for the event. This resulted in a high number of new members in our meetup.

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AI & ML Developer Summit in 10 pictures

On Friday, May 10 IBM Developer SF hosted its first full-day event: AI & ML Developer Summit. The event was a great success. We had over 350 RSVPs, 150 people attending and 11 speakers from six companies (Twilio, Uber, Bose, Optimizely, Antilips, IBM). Here is the event in 10 (or more) pictures.

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Getting ready
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David Nugent from IBM Developer is starting the summit

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1-day developer education event: AI & ML Developer Summit

IBM Developer SF is hosting a 1-day AI & ML Developer Summit with super awesome speakers. Check out the schedule and join us.

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Webinar: Understanding Digital Transformation with APIs and Creating Powerful Apps Quickly Using APIs

Webinar 1200 x 630 (ingles)

When

Thursday, April 28, 2016.
10:00 AM Pacific Time, 2:00 PM America / Sao_Paulo.

Register

Reserver your spot now.

Getting Started with the Appery.io Cloud Database

This is our last webinar in our 2016 Webinar Series. This webinar covered the cloud database. By watching this video you will learn:

  • What is Appery.io cloud database and when to use it.
  • What are pre-defined collections.
  • What are custom collections.
  • How to use the database developer console, settings and features.
  • How to use the query console to test queries.
  • Using and accessing the database from a Server Code script.

Check all other webinar recordings.

How to Send Push Notification Messages with the Appery.io Platform

This webinar recording covers sending Push Notifications with the Appery.io platform. The video covers:

  • Sending Push Notifications from the dashboard
  • Sending targeted Push Notifications with channels
  • Scheduling a Push Notification
  • Using Push Notifications REST API to subscribe to particular targeted messages
  • Using Server Code script to send Push Notifications

Learn more from our backend services videos.