Windows 10 introduces support for USB Dual Role and Type-C, which will enable new wired connectivity scenarios such a phone interacting with USB peripherals, or laptops connecting to an external display using the USB Type-C connector. This session will go into detail on how Windows supports these technologies and what you need to do to enable them. Topics include: Overview of the new use cases introduced with USB Dual Role and Type-C, What scenarios are and aren’t supported for Dual Role devices, Using Alternate Modes (e.g. DisplayPort, Thunderbolt, or MHL) over Type-C, Support for Power Delivery, enabling devices to provide/consume up to 100W over USB, Hardware and software architecture changes for Dual Role and Type-C, and Building a Windows system with Dual Role and/or Type-C support. Intended Audience: OEMs, ODMs, IDHs, IHVs, Peripheral Manufacturers, Driver Developers.
The Windows 10 Input Platform lights up new and exciting opportunities for input devices on all form factors. This session will provide you with an overview of the changes being introduced to the Windows Input platform that will enable Pen, Touch, and Precision Touchpad devices to shine. This session will also cover Windows 10 compatibility requirements and the associated tests that can be used to ensure that your hardware is providing a great experience. Topics include: overview of the Input Platform for Touch/Pen/Precision Touchpad devices, review of Compatibility Requirements, and associated tests DirectInk Demo. Intended Audience: OEMs, ODMs, IDHs, Driver Developers.
Brian Keller sits down with Aaron Bjork (Visual Studio Online) and Bret Grinslade (Application Insights) to talk about some of the latest updates being made to this set of cloud-hosted services for developers and operations.
Office is one of the top requested applications to be virtualized on Microsoft Application Virtualization (App-V) 5.0, and if you're unfamiliar with it, this can be tricky. In this 300-level session, join the App-V team as they walk you through everything you need to successfully virtualize and deploy Office 2013 in your customer's environments. Learn about supported configurations, creating, deploying, and managing Office in the APP-V environment.