Enterprise Developer Camp Jump Start

Do you have existing .NET client line of business (LOB) applications? Join Microsoft developer experts, and see how to modernize these applications and move them forward. Learn what the Microsoft devices and services strategy is and how existing applications fit in. See demos, and discover how and why to move your LOB applications to Windows Azure, how to use third-party controls to add a modern look and feel, and how to provide your users the ability to use LOB apps on a variety of devices, including Windows 8 and Windows Phone. And do all of this using Visual Studio 2013 and your existing XAML skills!


Get answers to these questions and more:

  • What are best practices for developing applications based on a services architecture?
  • How do I move existing data and services to Windows Azure?
  • How do I authenticate users of Azure-based cloud services?
  • How can my cloud services call internal services that aren't being moved to the cloud?
  • What tools are there to help me build modern-looking Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) LOB apps?
  • How can I ensure that my users can access my LOB apps from many devices, including Windows 8 and Windows Phone?

Course Outline:

  • Understanding Devices and Services
  • Using a Services Architecture
  • Moving Data to the Cloud
  • Building Modern-Looking Apps
  • Developing for Multiple Devices
Instructor Team
Robert Green | Microsoft Technical Evangelist | @rogreen_ms
Robert Green is a Technical Evangelist in the Developer & Platform Evangelism (DPE) group at Microsoft. He focuses on Visual Studio and enterprise development. Robert is the host of the Visual Studio Toolbox show on Channel 9.
Dmitry Lyalin | Microsoft Product Marketing Manager | @lyalindotcom
Dmitry Lyalin is a Product Manager at Microsoft focusing on Visual Studio. He has been building software for more than 16 years and has worked in various industries, including payroll, education, banking, media, and, more recently, Microsoft Consulting & Premier Support. In his spare time, Dmitry loves building mobile apps and Azure cloud services and is an avid PC gamer.
Live Event Details
February 4, 2014
9:00am-5:00pm PST
What: Fast-paced live virtual session
Cost: Free
Audience: Developer
Prerequisites:

This course is intended for enterprise developers who have been developing  .NET client LOB applications and who are familiar with Visual Studio, .NET, and XAML.