Brian Keller talks with Soma, Corp VP of Microsoft's Developer Division, about the Visual Studio 2013 Launch. Soma talks about some of his favorite features from Visual Studio 2013 and Team Foundation Server 2013. He also shares his excitement for Visual Studio Online and how it will help development, testing, and operations teams deliver and continuously improve upon applications.
In this session we give you all the details of the new enterprise phone management features in the next version of Windows Phone. We cover Enterprise/Wifi, Certificate management, all new MDM capabilities, VPN, etc. You should walk away from this session with the big picture of how we’re enabling and are able to win more Windows Phone enterprise deployments.
Design guru Tommy Lewis wants your apps to look their best. He emphasizes that attractive apps stand out from the rest, so a focus on design is a must. He describes a "visual" way of thinking, covering what to expect during the design phases of your development and what goals to work towards. Last but not least, he covers design principles that you should think about as you design your apps: authentically digital, more with less, pride in craftsmanship, fast and fluid, and win as one.
Even though you're watching this on-demand, Tommy wants to help. Post your questions, comments, etc below or tweet it, mentioning @cdndevs.
Take a lightning tour of the many connectivity options for Windows 8.1 and Windows Phone 8.1 Store Apps. There are more than ever before: HTTP networking APIs, NFC and Bluetooth including ‘tap to connect’ and WebApi REST services are just the tip of the iceberg. See how to build apps that work with DataSense 2.0. Store settings and data in Microsoft OneDrive. Share state between a Windows Phone 8.1 app and the Windows 8.1 version of your app. See some practical demos, such as how to implement compression with HTTP networking and how you can handle credentials when accessing services that require user authentication. We’ll also take a quick look at building a mobile back end with Microsoft Azure Mobile Services and connecting with it from your app.