Windows Azure enables you to develop and test applications faster, at reduced cost, and with the flexibility to deploy in the cloud or on-premises. Visual Studio 2013 is the best IDE for cloud development and test – and enables powerful scenarios including running Visual Studio in Azure hosted Virtual Machines, and the ability to manage cloud resources right from the IDE. In this video we'll review in detail what Windows Azure offers for MSDN Subscribers, how to take advantage of pre-configured virtual machines, and go through demos such as how to use PowerShell to setup and later clean-up a Windows Azure test environment.
If you're building an app, chances are you want to monetize that app to bring you an additional income. There are different ways you can monetize your apps, and in this session, Matthew talks about them, compares them one to another and highlights the best scenarios for you to get the more revenue out of your app. He also describes how to expand your app's reach through localizing it to multiple languages, the tools available for you to do so, and best practices using those tools. Matt also shows you how to make it easy for the user to say nice things about your app, how to deal with user issues in a way that has the users singing your praises, and lastly, how to create a buzz for your application.
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