Visual Studio 2013 not only fixes the top two customer requests in diagnostics, it delivers a bunch of great features in performance and diagnostics. We'll take a look at the new Performance and Diagnostics Hub in VS 2013 that includes new tools for improving visual responsiveness, memory usage, energy consumption and algorithm performance. We'll also cover some improvements in .NET memory use analysis targeted at production environments.
Andrew Pardoe has been a Program Manager on the .NET Common Language Runtime team since .NET 3.5. He is responsible for the core execution engine, code generation, diagnostics and pretty much everything else under the hood. He joined Microsoft in 2002 and worked on the C++ optimizer QA team for five years before seeing the light.
Discover how changes in Internet Explorer 11, including the IE 11 user-agent string, will help sites "just work" while running more modern code. Gain insight into the risks of browser detection, how it influences IE 11, and alternative approaches you can use to build more robust sites. Finally, explore tools that simplify testing for IE and identify which platform changes are relevant to your code.