Building a global scale telemetry pipeline used to be the preserve of the largest internet companies, but today it is common for even moderately sized businesses to receive a high volume of telemetry across the world. The cloud and Internet of Things are making this even more common. This session will cover building a global scale telemetry pipeline on Azure Event Hubs and including how to size and plan for your platform. We will show and discus how we see customers successfully create telemetry pipelines that can handle billions of events per day all around the world. Speaker: Dan Rosanova
Windows Azure Media Services (WAMS) provides a cloud-based platform for media encoding, transcoding and content protection as well as on-demand and live streaming capabilities. In this video, we’ll walk through how to use Visual Studio to upload a video file and prepare it for streaming with WAMS, and we’ll provide demos that show you how to upload, encode, and use dynamic packaging to deliver video content.
Amir spends some time showing how to do web UI testing using F# and Canopy. The interesting bit was the tight scripting-to-test loop he demonstrated. In essence he showed getting the tests scripted in a super intuitive way and later moved the whole thing into an executable console application. Here are some notes: