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:
Technologies around containers have been around since the last ten years, however, they gained a huge boost of popularity in the last two years following the rise of Docker. In this session you can will describe what are containers, what are their advantages compared to full-blown VMs. Learn about the new Windows Server and Hyper-V Containers coming with Windows Server 2016. Learn the basic of containers, containers management and operations.
Born in a lab, matured in the enterprise, F# is now a fully-baked open-source, cross-platform, professionally-supported language. Come along to see how F# is simplifying scale-out compute and data scripting in Azure, and changing the way we think about programming.