Windows 8.1 provides new APIs geared to high-performance list scenarios in XAML apps. In this video, Tim Heuer will provide an overview of the APIs and explain how the platform and Visual Studio tooling teams worked together to build productivity on top of the APIs. Tim will also show a demonstration of several highly-requested features now available in Windows 8.1.
IP address configuration, domain join, computer rename, firewall configuration, network configuration testing, role and feature install, virtual machine creation. There are a large number of everyday tasks that server administrators still do with the GUI out of habit, even though there are faster ways to accomplish the same things in PowerShell. In this session we'll show you a number of single line PowerShell commands that you can use to replace systems administration tasks that you still perform using the GUI because you've been doing it that way since the days of Windows NT.
Great tools for debugging and profiling are critical to the success of your graphics engine. Microsoft regularly updates a set of great graphics tools in Visual Studio and Windows that enable you to build great games. Come to this talk to learn about our currently shipping features, the upcoming DirectX 12 toolset, and discuss future directions. This talk will highlight top graphics debugging and performance problems and map key features to help you address those problems.
Windows Server 2012 R2 Hyper-V brings all necessary tools and components to provide the base of your private cloud environment. One of them is PowerShell, which offers full integration with Hyper-V. As an IT Specialist working with Hyper-V, is crucial to know how to save time and automate daily tasks using PowerShell. This session will show you how easy and fast PowerShell can be and how IT Pros can do everything and much more in Hyper-V using PowerShell without any experience with codes and programming.