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Jun 19

NYC .NET Developers

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Jun 20

Grodno .NET Community

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Jun 20

Geneva .NET User Group

"Demystifying databases by building one" with Duncan Mole Ever wondered exactly what an index is? What does clustered and non-clustered mean? How do constraints work?

Jun 20

Aberdeen Developers .NET User Group

This will be the our first event in newly opened ONE Tech Hub at Schoolhill,

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