Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) enables .NET developers to build rich and powerful Windows desktop applications using managed languages and XAML. In this session we'll cover all the latest innovations available to WPF developers such as improvements coming from .NET, integration points with the latest cloud technologies and enhanced tooling & profiling capabilities in Visual Studio.
In this session, Travis Wright, long time System Center expert and product manager, will explain how the concepts of Agile can be applied to IT projects paving the way for true alignment between development and operations organizations and achieving DevOps Nirvana. He will demonstrate how you can use today's tools like System Center and Team Foundation Services together to deliver projects faster, more reliably, and with more control.
Most mobile apps require the ability to store data locally on a device to deal with the realities of a disconnected world where a ubiquitous wireless data network is non-existent. While many consumer apps can save light amounts of data as small files, the data requirements of mobile line-of-business apps is much greater. With Windows Phone 8.1 and Windows 8.1, and using MSOpenTech’s new portable wrapper for the embedded database, SQLite, C# and Visual Basic developers can build structured data storage into their apps. Join Rob as he walks you through creating local databases and tables and shows you how to work with offline data. We also take a quick look at the new local data sync capability in Microsoft Azure Mobile Services which uses SQLite for local data storage.
An awesome presentation led by Josh about Microsoft's presence in the IoT space, complemented by Robert who laid out the business opportunity and testimony based on participation in recent key IoT projects.