Windows makes it easy to connect to your hardware via a single driver that can be leveraged on phones, tablets, PCs, IoT devices and servers. You will learn concepts of Windows driver development and understand an easy entry path to get started connecting hardware to Windows. We will show you different driver models and help you understand the best choice for your needs. By the end of this session you will be able to get started building drivers for Windows 10 devices, as well as other platforms, and have a solid understanding of Windows driver development concepts. Topics include: Overview of Windows Driver concepts and models, Introduction of Windows Driver Framework and its benefits, How to build a Windows Driver that runs on any Windows device, and Walkthrough of designing and building a simple device driver. Intended Audience: OEMs, ODMs, IDHs, IHVs, Peripheral Manufacturers, Driver Developers.
ASP.NET vNext is a lean and composable framework for building web and cloud applications. ASP.NET vNext is fully open source and available on GitHub. ASP.NET vNext is currently in preview, and in this talk Fowler and Edwards will put it all into Context. vNext apps can use a cloud-optimized subset of the .NET framework. This subset of the framework is about 11 megabytes in size compared to 200 megabytes for the full framework, and is composed of a collection of NuGet packages. What does that mean for compatibility? When would you choose vNext and when would you not? You don't have to use Visual Studio to develop ASP.NET vNext applications. You can develop and run vNext on platforms that Visual Studio doesn't run on. But Visual Studio provides the best development experience, and we'll cover ASP.NET vNext both inside and outside the IDE.