November 8, 2012 in iOS Development (E)
[prMac.com] Reston, Virginia - In response to popular demand, About Objects has added a new, 5-day Intermediate iOS Development to its developer training curriculum, which is focused exclusively on the needs of iOS developers. The new course will be offered publicly at About Objects headquarters in Reston, VA beginning in January, 2013.
Dates for the initial public offerings of Intermediate iOS Development are as follows:
* January 26 - February 1, 2013
* February 25 - March 1, 2013
* April 1 - April 5, 2013
In addition, several private, onsite deliveries have already been scheduled in December and January. Pricing for public training has been set at $3,250 USD per attendee, which covers tuition as well as extensive, take-home course materials. Information and pricing for onsite delivery is available on request.
Regarding the new offering, About Objects CEO Jonathan Lehr has said, "We've had so many customers from our introductory classes press us to offer a follow-on course, that it's really gratifying to now be able to offer a course that addresses precisely the subjects they've expressed the keenest interest in."
The new course will cover topics of keen interest to iOS developers who already have hands-on experience on the platform, including the following:
* Using Core Data to persist user data
* Networking, iCloud, and RESTful Web Services
* Managing concurrency, including using block literals with Grand Central Dispatch
* Advanced UIKit components and techniques, including Storyboards, Container View Controllers, and Collection Views
* Unit testing and UI Test Automation
* Advanced profiling and debugging techniques
For more details on course coverage, please view the full course description on the About Objects website.
About Objects is a business and technology consulting company that helps commercial and government organizations ramp up quickly on emerging technologies such as mobile, cloud/virtualization, and big data. The company has been providing iOS development and training services since 2009, and is one of four organizations recommended by Apple to help companies accelerate their in-house development. About Objects customers include Fortune 500 companies and government organizations such as Apple, eBay, Intel, NASA, and Salesforce. Copyright 2012, About Objects, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPad and iPod are registered trademarks of Apple Computer in the U.S. and/or other countries.