There are a number of exciting improvements to the overall user experience coming in Windows 10, many of which require tight integration with the hardware to successfully light up for customers. This session will introduce you to these new experiences. Topics include: Walk through of the UI in Windows 10, Overview of hardware dependent UI elements, Adaptive Continuum UX for 2-in-1s and tablets,New multitasking gestures for devices with Precision Touchpads, and New edge swipe gestures for touch devices. Intended Audience: OEMs, ODMs, IDHs, IHVs, Driver Developers.
IP address configuration, domain join, computer rename, firewall configuration, network configuration testing, role and feature install, virtual machine creation. There are a large number of everyday tasks that server administrators still do with the GUI out of habit, even though there are faster ways to accomplish the same things in PowerShell. In this session we'll show you a number of single line PowerShell commands that you can use to replace systems administration tasks that you still perform using the GUI because you've been doing it that way since the days of Windows NT.
Graphically intensive user interfaces are growing increasingly more common in modern apps, and on the Windows platform, DirectX is a key enabler for this trend. Whether you use DirectX to create an interactive UI for a Windows Store app or to build a 3D game, having the right tools will make your job easier. In this video, we take a tour of what’s new in Visual Studio 2013 for building DirectX apps, including refreshed project templates, samples and feature additions to Graphics Diagnostics.
Cloud hosting and geo-distribution take the problems that cause the "it works on my machine" phenomenon to a whole new level. In this video, we'll show you how to set up Visual Studio Online Application Insights to tell you whether your application is available, and if it's performing well, in the four corners of the earth, so that you can resolve issues before your customers even know they exist.