Windows Azure is Microsoft’s cloud platform, providing Platform as a Service, Infrastructure as a Service and Web site hosting. In this video, we will give an overview of Windows Azure, walk through the benefits of developing in the cloud with it and introduce various solutions the platform offers. After watching the video, you will have a good overview of the various ways you can use Windows Azure to leverage the power of the cloud.
Networking is a foundational part of the Software Defined Datacenter (SDDC) platform, and Windows Server 2016 provides new and improved Software Defined Networking (SDN) technologies to help you move to a fully realized SDDC solution for your organization. In this session, we'll take an end to end look at the new networking features and capabilities in Windows Server 2016, from the all-new Network Controller, through to the powerful Software Load Balancer, Distributed Firewall, Network Virtualization, new hardware offloads and much more!
Sensors are changing the way we live and how we experience the world around us as they become ubiquitous across all form factors: large screen, laptops, tablets, phones, wearables and IoT devices. This session provides an overview of the unified development story for sensors and the key investments in Windows 10. Topics include: Overview of the sensors support for Windows 10, New sensors support, New devices: Barometer, Long Range Proximity, and custom sensors, Composite sensors and activity tracking, Sensors driver architecture: Sensors Framework, driver models, DDSI surface and related WDK samples, and How to bring up your sensors on Windows: step-by step guide and tips, driver validation (HLK). Intended Audience: OEMs, ODMs, IDHs, IHVs, Peripheral Manufacturers, Driver Developers.
Back-end systems of record are often too complex to expose directly to the web. They are stable, hardened and dependable but they are often based on legacy technologies and not always easy to expose to Web standards like HTTP. During this session, we will look at how to evaluate existing systems and build an API using ASP.NET Core.