Building an SDK and Visual Studio extension used by developers is no easy task, but using tools provided by Microsoft and other third parties makes it significantly easier. Join Wade Wegner, Technical Evangelist for salesforce.com, as he explains how he built the Salesforce Toolkits for .NET. In this session, learn about Dev/CI environments, NuGet packaging, targeting multiple platforms using the Portable Class Libraries, the Async and Await asynchronous design pattern, dynamics, and much more. This talk is heavy in code and examples, so come on in and join us!
In this video Aaron takes me through the .NET implementation of Akka, a highly concurrent reactive programming model for building scalable systems. Akka.net uses the actor model to help facilitate the creation of distributed systems: all in .NET to boot. Aaron knows exactly what he's talking about when it comes to this framework primarily because he happens to be one of the primary commiters on the project. To learn more: