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LEARN, CONNECT, BUILD

Microsoft Reactor

Join Microsoft Reactor and learn from developers

Whether you're building your career or the next great idea, Microsoft Reactor connects you with the developers and startups that share your goals. Learn new skills, meet new peers, and find career mentorship. Virtual events are running around the clock so join us anytime, anywhere!

Learn Go with Liam EP3 – A RESTful time!

30 November, 2022 | 5:00 PM

  • Format:
  •  Livestream

Topic: Coding, Languages, and Frameworks (including GitHub & AI coding)

Language: English

Series Description: With Go being one of the most popular languages for cloud native development and becoming one of the most sought after languages in the industry, Liam will take you on a journey so you can take your first steps with the language. In this series, he will start with the very basics of creating your first “Hello world” program and work through to the more complex features using pointers, channels and go routines creating fun and reusable snippets of code along the way. This series is aimed at Coding beginners, professionals and anyone who wants to learn some Go!

What is the session about? Transferring data between services is fundamental functionality of all applications. When dealing with JSON or XML in Go, there can be a few gotcha's. In this episode Liam will show you how to make RESTful calls and how to handle the responses using data types in Go.

Who is it aimed at? Coding beginners, professionals and anyone who wants to learn some Go!

Why should you attend? So you can get to know how and why Go is such a powerful language in a world where cloud power is everything.

Liam Hampton, Regional Cloud Advocate, Microsoft

Liam is a Regional Cloud Advocate at Microsoft. He is an IoT hobbyist, a podcast co-host and a Software Engineer with multiple Professional Cloud Certifications. He is passionate about cloud computing, clean code and creating simple and concise content for others. When he is not writing code or presenting, you'll either find him searching for the next best eatery in London, studying different cultures or at the airport jetting of to explore the next city on his TODO list.

Connect with Liam

Twitter: https://twitter.com/liamchampton Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/liam-conroy-hampton/

All times in - (UTC) Coordinated Universal Time

  • Go

Prerequisites

Basic understanding of coding required

Speakers

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