Windows 10 adds new hardware support enabling you to build apps that connect with both the past and the future. Come learn about developing apps for: • USB connected accessories on Phones, Tablets, and PCs • Popular prototyping boards like Arduinos • The large installed base of serial connectivity devices, like 30 year old natural gas meters. This session covers developing apps for USB Accessories and the design and use of Windows Runtime Serial API for universal apps. Speakers: Arvind Aiyar and George Roussos.
Learn how companies can publish their line-of-business apps for deployment to Windows and Windows Phone, and then manage the lifecycles of those apps. The two platforms haven’t yet converged on a single mechanism for doing this, and this session helps you navigate the differences. This session provides overviews of each platform as well as what’s new for 8.1, including policy allowing only certain apps to run on Windows Phone, the ability to remotely install and uninstall apps from a Windows Phone, changes to line-of-business app deployment in Windows 8.1 Update, and more. Also, see how MDM vendors such as Windows Intune choose to abstract many of the differences and service both platforms in a unified way.