Menus, Pivots, and Command Bars oh my! You have plenty of building blocks for enabling commanding and navigation experiences in your app - but when and how should you use those building blocks to create a great experience and how can you tailor that experience to ensure it works great on all screens and devices. Learn about new and existing building blocks for creating commanding and navigation experiences and guidance on when and how to use those building blocks in your app. Speaker: Micah Lewis.
Version 6 of the Entity Framework (EF), .NET’s data access and object-relational layer, is included with Visual Studio 2013. Features such as async query/save, connection resiliency, command interception/logging, custom Code First conventions, code-based configuration and Code First stored procedure mapping make EF6 a significant upgrade. Watch this video to see new EF features in action.
In this session the speaker will go through the various uses of Windows Azure for dev and test scenarios. The content wil call out common current day flaws in testing, such as don't test at all, poor/incomplete hardware, out of date builds in QA, can't test to scale, and several other scenarios. The demo in this session will include building/deploying a simple ASP.Net MVC4 app for testing.