HaloWaypoint.com is the official destination for Halo on the web. Whether looking for the latest information about Halo titles from 343 Industries, discovering and exploring its ever-expanding universe, or engaging with its passionate and growing community, Halo Waypoint gives millions of Halo fans a place to call home. This talk will explore how ASP.NET MVC and several Microsoft Azure technologies were leveraged to not only create and evolve the new website from the inside out, but also ensure that the site could meet the performance expectations and scale demands of the fan base, particularly around high-profile title announcements and releases.
Do you have an old static company or department portal? Are you spending too much time actively maintaining relevant content for it? Social is in! In this session we enhance a company portal in a few easy steps and enable it for open social communication inside both Yammer and Microsoft SharePoint. We walk through the different ways of integrating Yammer including Open Graph, Embed and REST API. We also show you how to utilize search and recommendations to move from a static site to a dynamic and user engaging portal.
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.