ASP.NET Identity is a totally rewritten framework that brings the ASP.NET membership system into the modern era. ASP.NET Identity makes it easier to integrate different authentication systems such as local username, password as well as social logins such as Facebook, Twitter etc. It also gives you greater control over persisting data to your backend technology of choice. ASP.NET Identity is a game changer by bringing in more modern authentication systems such as Two-Factor Authentication. You can use ASP.NET Identity to secure Web Apps as well as Web APIs.
In this mobile-first and cloud first world we take you on a journey, where you, the audience, participate in demonstrating what is possible when building a Universal application linked to the cloud. The demo walks through some of the basic data binding features which some of you know and love, to a grand finale of scenarios using Mobile Services and SignalR. This session requires audience participation through the use of your mobile devices.