This was a fun one! I spent some time with Jimmy Bogard on his tremendously successful open source project called AutoMapper. If you have not heard of it then you have no doubt, like me, wasted precious keystrokes on manually converting from one object type to another by mapping properties in code. AutoMapper helps eliminate the need for that completely and goes a step further by even making queries to a database more compact and concise.
He also spends some time talking about what makes for great open source projects - oddly enough its not what I thought he would say.
Let's ease in the Hackathon with less "business and development" oriented topics and use Azure as a platform for the things that are important to us in the free time. So let's use Azure to host your IRC Shell, VoIP Server for your guild or a game server for your favorite games. Let your imagination run!
Доклад представляет собой технический обзор наиболее значимых и интересных нововведений SQL Server 2014. Особое внимание уделяется возможностям использования SQL Server 2014 в гибридных сценариях, например, резервное копирование в Microsoft Azure, развертывание высокодоступной конфигурации в облаке и пр.