David Kruse, Principal Development Lead, discussed Windows 8.1 and Windows Server 2012 R2 updates to the SMB3 (version 3.02) protocol at Redmond Interoperability Protocols Plugfest 2013. SMB3 is a protocol covered in the MS-SMB2 specification is included in the Windows Protocol Documents. Implementers asked a number of questions and David delivered an in-depth Q&A session regarding MS-SMB2 (&SMB3) file sharing family of protocols.
Windows 8.1 includes thousands of new APIs for app developers, from new UI controls to new ways to interact with your devices. In this session, you’ll get an overview of what’s new for developers in Windows 8.1 and see some new and exciting app and coding demos.