The new release of Windows Phone and Windows 8.1 dramatically expands the ways in which developers can build applications and games, by adding several new programming models, and also expanding the application model to support a broader set of developer scenarios. We explore these in depth and give you the information you need to get started building applications that leverage these features today.
Building a global scale telemetry pipeline used to be the preserve of the largest internet companies, but today it is common for even moderately sized businesses to receive a high volume of telemetry across the world. The cloud and Internet of Things are making this even more common. This session will cover building a global scale telemetry pipeline on Azure Event Hubs and including how to size and plan for your platform. We will show and discus how we see customers successfully create telemetry pipelines that can handle billions of events per day all around the world. Speaker: Dan Rosanova
Enterprise Social is enabling organizations across the world to transform their businesses, to harnesses the power of their most valuable asset, their people, by connecting employees, customers, and partners. In this session, learn about the value of enterprise social, Microsoft's vision, and our latest product roadmap.
Microsoft Lync includes capabilities for real-time communications such as IM, audio, video, and conferencing. Learn how virtualization solutions impact these communications and how to best deploy Lync when leveraging virtualization capabilities—including server and client virtualization strategies and supported methods. Discuss common virtualization features and their support and impact on Microsoft Lync Server, the virtualization options for Lync Server and Lync clients, and understand the common and recommended methods for sizing and planning a Lync solution that includes virtualized components.