Azure SIG
Orchard - The New Open Source CMS
Presented by Kevin Kuebler
9/13/2011 5:45 PM
Microsoft Corporation
Orchard is a promising new open source CMS sponsored by Microsoft utilizing all the latest and greatest of the .Net web stack. MVC 3, Razor, C# 4 dynamics – all built on a SOLID architecture making it easy to customize and extend. This presentation will explain the core concepts of Orchard and demonstrate how to get started building a complete web site on the Orchard platform.

About Azure SIG
The Cleveland Azure Special Interest Group (Azure SIG) (formerly the Cleveland .NET SIG) was founded in a partnership between Bennett Adelson and Microsoft 20 years ago. The SIG has become the forum for Azure collaboration and instruction from some of the brightest minds in the region. The organization was founded to provide enterprise customers and community with educational support on the Azure cloud platform. The group meetings consist of architecture and implementation focused, content-rich presentations and interactive discussions with demos. The audience ranges from Azure experts to those decision makers, infrastructure engineers, and developers that are getting their first glimpse of the cloud.