ASP.NET App Suspend is a feature of Windows Server 2012 R2 and the .NET Framework 4.5.1 that brings a mobile app “tombstoning”-style feature to ASP.NET Web sites. App Suspend enables developers to use shared hosting services with the experience of dedicated hosting, by making much better use of existing server hardware. In this video, we’ll show you how to configure Internet Information Server (IIS) to enable the ASP.NET App Suspend feature for a site and demonstrate the before-and-after results. After viewing this video, you’ll see why App Suspend is a big step forward in the ASP.NET application user experience.
Given prior history, Microsoft, Linux and OSS are not the terms you see often together in one sentence but the times have changed. In this session we will show how the new Microsoft is changing this perception and why Microsoft Azure is a great place to build and run your Linux and OSS apps and workloads. We will outline our strategy and showcase some of the patterns and practices for building great apps using Linux and OSS on Microsoft Azure.