7:00pm Ham Radio SIG Category : SIG Fee : US$ 0
The Ham Radio SIG is a small group for the discussion of interfacing and using computers in all phases of today's Amateur Radio Operations including Amateur Radio Satellite operations. The holding of an amateur radio license is NOT a prerequisite - we can point you in that direction if you like - under current FCC Rules and Regulations it's gotten a whole lot easier, and proficiency in Morse code is no longer a requirement.
The International Space Station is in orbit and manned - with Amateur call signs RZ3DZR/DL01SS/NA1SS assigned to Station Alpha. The crew is on the air on both 2 meters and 70 cm with voice and packet operati ...
6:30pm Microsoft Server Category : SIG Fee : US$ 0
The SIG will begin studying Server 2008 on September 5th, using the Microsoft Self-Paced Training books. Over the next year, the SIG will review the three books preparing for the exams leading to the Server 2008 Administrator certification. These provide a good survey of Server 2008, even though many SIG members are interested only in learning about Server 2008 rather than taking the exams.
The SIG will have four Server 2008 installations for hands-on training.
1:00pm Robotics Lab Category : SIG Fee : US$ 0
The Robotics SIG was formed to investigate what's going on in this fast-changing field. The group intends to take a step-by-step look at how to build and program robots and how to participate in or observe on-going nearby robotics competitions. This is a four-hour session for lab work, individual instruction, assembly, programming, etc.