Walmart is a multinational retailing corporations with over 11,000 stores in 28 countries, and e-commerce websites in 11 countries. It's also the largest company in the world by revenue, and also the biggest private employer in the world. Walmart's IT organization has the unique challenge of supporting the complexity and scale of this company as well as leading Walmart into the new age of e-commerce. Walmart has embraced a hybrid cloud model to address their IT needs. They've been on a journey with Microsoft Azure, leveraging the public cloud where it makes sense in addition to their vast on-premises footprint. They're taking advantage of a number of Azure services, including virtual machines, hybrid networking, big data and so on. Watch this video to learn more.
This is a fast-paced session taking you through a tour of the new features available to C++ developers in Microsoft Visual Studio 2013. This talk covers the breadth of the Visual C++ tools including the improved productivity features in the IDE, C++11 language conformance, compiler optimizations that make your code run faster, and C++ AMP for general purpose GPU compute. Don’t miss it!