Mobile applications are the current hot development topic today. Many companies desire a common story for their applications across all mobile platforms. By using Telerik's cross-platform mobile development solution Icenium, developers can work with a cloud-based mobile framework containing everything necessary to build and publish cross-platform hybrid mobile Apple iOS and Google Android applications. Microsoft MVP Chris Woodruff will share exciting strategies for architecting and building your mobile app with Azure Mobile Services with Icenium, including best practices to share with your team and organization.
Today, users want access to corporate applications from anywhere, and on whatever device they choose to use, whether it is their laptop, smartphone, tablet, or home PC. IT departments are challenged to empower users with consistent, rich experiences across a wide spectrum of device types. Microsoft's User and Device Management solution helps reduce costs and improve IT efficiency by unifying the management and security for cloud- and on-premise-based PCs and mobile devices in an integrated infrastructure. With Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2, Microsoft System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager, and Windows Intune, Microsoft builds on a comprehensive, people-centric solution that empowers user productivity while supporting the management needs of IT. This session will focus on the value for IT in having a unfied device management strategy based on the solution stack mentioned above.
In this session the speaker will go through the various uses of Windows Azure for dev and test scenarios. The content wil call out common current day flaws in testing, such as don't test at all, poor/incomplete hardware, out of date builds in QA, can't test to scale, and several other scenarios. The demo in this session will include building/deploying a simple ASP.Net MVC4 app for testing.
Cloud, social and proliferation of devices have changed the way we work, collaborate and manage our tasks and projects. During this keynote Jared will talk about Microsoft's vision for business productivity & project management, share industry trends and provide insights into how Microsoft is thinking about future product investments. A career software professional, Jared’s experience includes roles in engineering, product management, product marketing, and sales. He holds an MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management and a BS in computer science from Brigham Young University.