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Nov 21

.NET Abu Dhabi

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Cape Town MS Developer User Group (@CPTMSDUG)

Finally, we can talk about it...Azure DevOps!

Nov 21

München .NET Meetup

With the recent rebranding of Microsoft’s Team Foundation Service to, not Visual Studio Online, not Visual Studio Team Services but finally DevOps,

Nov 21

[Net-Baires] Comunidad de .NET en Buenos Aires

Como todos los meses nos juntamos para tener un nuevo meetup con dos charlas y un espacio de networking para que podamos seguir conociéndonos.

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