The Windows Driver Framework (WDF) helps developers build better quality drivers, more quickly and easily. This session will discuss how the WDF can improve driver reliability and will provide an overview on what's new in the WDF in Windows 10. This session will demonstrate how to debug a WDF driver instigating a crash and walking through the basics of crash analysis. Topics include: Overview of frameworks: Kernel Mode Driver Framework (KMDF) and User Mode Driver Framework (UMDF v2), Major design decisions for drivers and their criteria: framework, logging, etc., Walkthrough a basic UMDF driver, Demo of debugging a UMDF v2 driver with WinDbg, and What's new in Windows 10 for WDF. Intended Audience: IHVs, Driver Developers.
In the cloud-first, mobile-first world, people are building Android and iOS applications and need a powerful cloud-powered backend. This session will review all of the ways that Azure can help build amazing applications on top of Microsoft’s cloud platform. This includes options for data storage, push notifications, job processing, media delivery, offline data sync, authentication and more. We’ll review all of these features at a high level and dive into some live coding demos throughout! Speaker: Chris Risner