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.
Microsoft is working with the Satellite Applications Catapult and the UK Azure User Group to launch a national, crowd-sourced IOT and Data experiment that anyone can take part in to learn & build their skills. This open-source community project is open to developers of all types –from kids to professionals – regardless of what platform they build for.