NASCAR sanctions over 360 motor racing events each year, including the IMSA series covering manufacturers like Lamborghini, Porsche and more. When NASCAR wanted to update the mobile app for fans, they were looking for an immersive experience both during the race and non-race times. Watch this video to hear how a team of Open Source LAMP (Linux, Apache, MySQL, Php) developers migrated their app to Azure, extended the capabilities using Azure services and used Xamarin to build a cross-device app in just 13 weeks.
For this interview I got to talk to Amir Rajan on dynamic types in C#. He showed a very interesting use case (working with databases and tables) for the dynamic type and introduced us to some open source code he created to facilitate this kind of work. Here's some links to learn more:
Face it... SCOM is a nice tool for monitoring and we as S(T/C)O(R)M troopers know this all too well. But wouldn't it be cool to use its unknown force to make all the data floating around in the SCOM galaxy comprehensible for every entity out there? Join this session to uncover the ins and outs about creating your ultimate dashboard good enough to have Darth Vader monitor the Death Star. Dieter will guide you through the mysteries of creating these dashboards and will provide tips and tricks for building unique dashboards completed in just a couple of clicks vs. light years.