Log in to like this post! Plovdiv UG Spring 2013 Meeting - Event Recap [Infragistics] Mihail Mateev / Monday, April 29, 2013 On April 26 was held Plovdiv UG Spring 2013 Meeting. The event is organized by Microsoft Bulgaria and Plovdiv. Net User Group featuring two speakers from Infragistics Friends / Bulgarian BI PASS Chapter: Ivan Donev and Mihail Mateev The event was held in the new building of the University of Plovdiv in Bulgaria Blvd 236, Room No. 422, 4th floor in the central university block. Plovdiv UG Spring 2013 Meeting was the largest community event, organized in Plovdiv by now Event Schedule: 14:30 - 15:30:Subject: SQL Server Performance tuning basicsThe session will cover the basics for SQL Server troubleshooting and performance optimization - what we can use to discover where the issue is, what we can use to help us and what are the free tools that can help us in the investigation.Speaker: Ivan Donev. Presentation could ne downloaded here: 15:45 - 16:45:Subject: SharePoint 2013 AppsSpeaker: Radi Atanassov 17:00 - 18:00:Optimizing WPF Application PerformanceShort description: This presentation is for WPF application developers who are looking for ways to improve the performance of their applications. The design of your WPF application can impact its performance by creating unnecessary overhead in calculating layout and validating object references. There are different areas where you can improve your apps performance: Application Startup Time, Application Resources, Data Binding, Optimal usage of hardware, Optimizing the layout and design. In this talk you will see useful examples and best practices when you need to improve your WPF apps performance.Speaker: Mihail Mateev Slides could be downloaded here: Ivan Donev is presenting about SQL Server performance The event demonstrated a good relationship between Microsoft Bulgaria and different user groups in the cities of Sofia and Plovdiv. Thanks to Infragistics for supporting our user groups (Infragistics Friends and Bulgarian PASS BI Chapter) that are actively involved in the local IT community. Follow news from Infragistics for more information about new Infragistics events. As always, you can follow us on Twitter @mihailmateev and @Infragistics and stay in touch on Facebook, Google+ andLinkedIn!