The release of Windows Phone 8.1 brings with it many manageability and security enhancements that make it shine in enterprise scenarios. In this session we will explore some of these enhancements and how you can kickstart your managed, secure rollout of Windows Phone devices today. We will cover Mobile Device Management (MDM) with InTune as well as features such as VPN support and Company Portal. You'll see demonstrations of how to easily configure these, as well as the end user experience.
Learn how ASP.NET Web API, Visual Studio and Mobile Services come together as a great way to build, run, debug, and host your APIs. Learn how the new .NET support in Mobile Services augments your Web API with mobile capabilities such as auth, offline connectivity, and push notifications. Hear how Mobile Services provides turn-key access to heterogeneous data sources, whether it is SQL or Table Storage, or Mongo, whether it is in the cloud or on-prem. Publish your API, and Mobile Services will take the burden of managing and monitoring your API from your shoulders.
Windows app packaging and deployment just got even better. Come learn how! In this session, learn about the packaging, deployment, and storage features available in Windows 8.1 Update for Desktop and Phone. You’ll leave with an understanding of what these features mean for your Windows Phone SilverLight apps and Windows XAML Windows Store and how to leverage them, and how they benefit your end-users.