Adam Ralph was gracious enough to spend some time with me explaining NancyFX, an open source project for creating "lightweight, low-ceremony, framework for building HTTP based services on .Net and Mono." It is so lightweight, in fact, that Adam builds an entire web application using ScriptCS, a text editor, and his wits using this interesting framework. I've heard great things about the Nancy community as well.
Security, privacy, and compliance concerns can be significant hurdles to cloud adoption. Azure can help customers move to the cloud with confidence by providing a trusted foundation, demonstrating compliance with security standards, and making strong commitments to safeguard the privacy of customer data. This presentation will educate you in the fundamentals of Azure security as they pertain to the Cortana Analytics Suite, including capabilities in place for threat defense, network security, access control, and data protection as well as data privacy and compliance.
ASP.NET App Suspend is a feature of Windows Server 2012 R2 and the .NET Framework 4.5.1 that brings a mobile app “tombstoning”-style feature to ASP.NET Web sites. App Suspend enables developers to use shared hosting services with the experience of dedicated hosting, by making much better use of existing server hardware. In this video, we’ll show you how to configure Internet Information Server (IIS) to enable the ASP.NET App Suspend feature for a site and demonstrate the before-and-after results. After viewing this video, you’ll see why App Suspend is a big step forward in the ASP.NET application user experience.