The Windows Azure Store allows developers who are building applications using the Windows Azure open cloud platform to easily discover, purchase, and use app services and data sets which enhance their Windows Azure development experience. Find out the what, how and why in this session about Windows Azure Store.
Come and learn about the latest and greatest C++ performance features. Windows 8 opens a new world of Windows applications targeted at tablets and mobile devices. Visual C++ enables developers to create amazing Windows 8 applications that are fast and fluid even on the thinnest, lightest and most restricted devices. This talk will describe how Visual C++ helps you take advantage of the advancements in hardware from Intel, ARM and AMD to provide best-in-class application performance. We start with automatic performance features such as auto-vectorization and auto-parallelization, then progress to PPL and finally tie in the new C++ AMP language extensions.
Windows 8 offers a huge leap forward when it comes to security capability and took three years to get there, so what type of security improvements can you expect to see in a one-year project like Blue? You’ll be surprised! Come join us to learn about the improvements that Blue will offer in domains such as Malware Resistance, Data protection, and Access Control.
Windows Azure Mobile Services supplies a scalable and secure cloud backend for your Windows Store, Windows Phone, iOS and Android apps. Use Mobile Services to structure storage, authenticate users, send push notifications and add custom logic. In this video we'll walk you through how to add a connected backend to your Windows Store App and send push notifications to your users.