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Windows AzureConf

NOVEMBER 14, 2012 | ONLINE EVENT

What's it about?

  • The Windows AzureConf is a free, live streaming event for the Windows Azure community. Featuring a keynote presentation by Scott Guthrie, this event will allow you to see how developers just like you are using Windows Azure to develop applications on the best cloud platform in the industry. Community members from all over the world will join Scott in the Channel 9 studios to present their own ideas, innovations inventions and experiences.

    These presentations will provide you the opportunity to see how your peers in the community are doing great things using Windows Azure offerings like Mobile Services, Web Sites, Service Bus, virtual machines, and more. Whether you’re just learning Windows Azure or you’ve already achieved success on the platform, you won’t want to miss this special event. For more information or to register for the event, please click the link below.

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//build/ 2012

October 30 - November 02 | Redmond, Washington USA

Must see //build/ sessions

  • Day Two //build/ Keynote Featuring Satya Nadella

    Watch the Build 2012 day 2 keynote as Satya Nadella, president of Microsoft's Server & Tools Business, speaks to thousands of developers about Windows taking developers across devices and into the cloud.

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  • Windows Azure Overview

    Scott Guthrie demonstrates how to quickly build and deploy applications using the new Windows Azure features and services.

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  • Developing Mobile Solutions with Windows Azure Part I

    Watch Josh take a Windows Phone 8 application and light it up with cloud services to handle data, authentication and push notifications - right before your eyes with Windows Azure Mobile Services. Almost all demo and no slides, this session is designed to take you from zero to ZUMO (the codename for Mobile Services) in 60 minutes.

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  • Angle Brackets, Curly Braces, One ASP.NET and the Cloud

    Scott Hanselman explores the relationship between the Cloud and the Browser, many Languages and one Languages, how it might all fit together and what comes next. Development is fun again.

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  • Building Real-time Web Apps with ASP.NET SignalR

    SignalR gives ASP.NET developers the ability to build real-time web apps that work both with and without websockets and with an API so easy to use it almost seems like magic (really).

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  • C9 Live: Windows Azure Mobile Services

    Watch the recorded Q&A about easily leveraging Windows Azure data services in multiple client apps (iOS, Android, Windows 8, Windows Phone 8) with Windows Azure Mobile Services PM Josh Twist and Scott Hanselman.

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  • C9 Live: Ask the Gu

    Watch the recorded Q&A for Windows Azure development platform questions with Scott Guthrie and Scott Hanselman.

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  • C9 Live: Big Data

    Watch recorded Q&A about big data, Hadoop on Windows Azure, ambient data, and more with Technical Fellow Dave Campbell.

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  • Introduction to Windows Azure Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)

    Join Mark Russinovich for a tour of the features that make up the Windows Azure Virtual Machines and Virtual Networks offerings, which collectively make up Windows Azure’s Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) support. Using demonstrations throughout, he explains the Virtual Machine storage architecture and shows how to provision and customize virtual machines, configure network connectivity between virtual machines, and configure site-to-site networks that enable true applications that span from on-premises to Windows Azure. He’ll focus specifically on features that enable you to create highly available Virtual Machine-based services and how to connect Virtual Machines with Cloud Services.

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  • Building Rich Media Applications on Windows 8 with
    Windows Azure Media Services

    In this session we will provide an overview of the latest release of Windows Azure Media Services. With this set of video services built on top of Windows Azure, you can create and deliver rich media with a high-quality viewing experience on a global scale, to various platform and devices. We will introduce various client SDKs which can be used to consume Smooth Streaming content, and we will emphasize on how to build rich media applications on Windows 8 with HTML5 or XAML.

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  • Developing Mobile Solutions with Windows Azure Part II

    Now that you know about Windows Azure Mobile Services join us for this demo packed session to learn how to take your Windows Store and Windows Phone 8 apps to the next level. Learn how to extend your existing applications to support common scenarios such as geo-location, media, and cloud to device messaging using services from Windows Azure.

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Past Events

Meet Windows Azure, San Francisco CA June 7th, 2012

  • Keynote: Scott Guthrie, CVP, Windows Azure, Application Platform.

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  • Special Guest: Jeff Lawson, CEO & Co-Founder, Twilio.

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  • Special Guest: Pottermore.

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Learn Windows Azure @ TechEd 2012

  • Keynote: Satya Nadella, President Server and Tools Business.

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  • Foundation Session: Scott Guthrie, CVP, Windows Azure, Application Platform.

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  • Windows Azure Sites, Web Infrastructure for the Future with Bill Staples, General Manager, Windows Azure.

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  • Windows Azure Virtual Machines with Mark Russinovich, Technical Fellow.

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  • Windows Azure and Big Data with Quentin Clark, CVP SQL.

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  • Windows Azure Web Sites with Nir Mashkowski, Principal Program Manager and Karandeep Anand, Principal Group Program Manager

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  • Cloud-Ready Data Services with Gert Drapers, Principal Group Program Manager

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