This talk will showcase new capabilities we have added to some of the key networking APIs for Windows apps. We will cover new features added to our JSON, HTTP, Background Transfer and Sockets APIs. These features empower you, the developer, to write apps that send or receive data faster and can efficiently process that data even when your app is not in the foreground. Speakers: Himadri Sarkar, Michael Bishop, Sidharth Nabar.
RavenDB is the document database with safety in mind. Developed with the developer in mind, with a rich feature set thought to simplify the developer's approach to the document and schema less mind shift. In this session we'll introduce document database modeling concepts in a context of resilient web storage using cloud technologies. We'll have a look at all the amazing features that RavenDB brings to the table, features that can dramatically simplify the application development process.