In a world where the number of devices and apps is exploding, how do we effectively collaborate to drive better value for our customers? This session will explore how work is evolving and how tools are becoming more productive, mobile, collaborative, intelligent and natural without sacrificing trust or security.
As IoT becomes part of the fabric of your digital business, organizations are realizing the need to connect different devices to cloud services and applications. The Azure IoT Suite is an integrated offering that takes advantage of all the relevant Azure capabilities to connect devices, capture the data generated, integrate and orchestrate the flow of that data, and manage, analyze and present it as usable information. In this session, learn how the Azure IoT Hub helps you securely connect millions of Linux, RTOS, iOS, Android and Windows devices to reliably send telemetry and receive commands from your application back-end in the cloud.
Windows Phone 8.1 introduces new mechanisms to allow applications to execute while not in the foreground. A converged Triggers and Background Tasks implementation allows tasks to launch on time, location, push, Bluetooth and system events. Learn how new resource policies affect how and when your application runs in the background and how to use these new feature from Windows XAML and Microsoft Silverlight 8.1 applications.