The release of Windows Phone 8.1 brings with it many manageability and security enhancements that make it shine in enterprise scenarios. In this session we will explore some of these enhancements and how you can kickstart your managed, secure rollout of Windows Phone devices today. We will cover Mobile Device Management (MDM) with InTune as well as features such as VPN support and Company Portal. You'll see demonstrations of how to easily configure these, as well as the end user experience.
Windows 8.1 provides new APIs geared to high-performance list scenarios in XAML apps. In this video, Tim Heuer will provide an overview of the APIs and explain how the platform and Visual Studio tooling teams worked together to build productivity on top of the APIs. Tim will also show a demonstration of several highly-requested features now available in Windows 8.1.
Join this session to learn how Microsoft IT is successfully managing the Application lifecycle in their System Center 2012 Configuration Manager R2 environment with zero touch. Deep technical overview on how Microsoft IT automates LOB application publishing by leveraging System Center Orchestrator, Configuration Manager cmdlets, PowerShell scripts, and Team Foundation Server. This session covers the key stages of the application lifecycle for Windows 8.1, Windows Phone, Windows RT, and iOS – starting with Application object creation, deployment, supersedence, and ending with the retirement/removal of the application object from the environment—all this without the administrator having to lift a finger.