Claus Joergensen, Principal Program Manager, discussed Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 updates to the SMB3 protocol and some changes in Windows behavior at the Interoperability Protocols Plugfest 2013. SMB3 is a protocol covered in the MS-SMB2 specification is included in the Windows Protocol Documents. He provided background regarding IAAS low cost storage and a number of SMB3 enhancements including continuous availability and failover for developers implementing MS-SMB, MS-SMB2 (&SMB3) file sharing protocols.
In Visual Studio 2013 and Blend for Visual Studio 2013, we have added a lot of highly anticipated productivity features for building XAML apps. In this video, you’ll see how the new XAML editor features in Visual Studio, and the new design features in both Visual Studio and Blend, enable you to build richer apps, with higher productivity.
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