Ignite 2016 Session: Learn about Microsoft IoT Vision

The Learn about Microsoft IoT Vision session from the Microsoft Ignite 2016 conference gives some really good overview of what Microsoft's vision of the Internet of Things (IoT) is, as well as answering some questions about "What?" and "Why?" around IoT. The Internet of Things (IoT) is here today in the devices, sensors, cloud services,…Read more Ignite 2016 Session: Learn about Microsoft IoT Vision

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Microsoft Certification Changes and Goodbye to MCSD Azure Solutions Architect

Both Fall and Spring time each year mark times when Microsoft normally announces changes to the Microsoft Certified Professional (MCP) program. It was 2 years ago they started releasing the Azure certification exams (70-532, 70-533, and 70-534) and in Spring 2015 they announced if you take all 3 you'll earn the MCSD: Azure Solutions Architect…Read more Microsoft Certification Changes and Goodbye to MCSD Azure Solutions Architect

Azure CDN Endpoint Interactive Map

The Microsoft Azure CDN (Content Delivery Network) provides secure, reliable content delivery with a broad global reach along with rich features. The Azure CDN endpoints are not the same as the Azure Regions, and Microsoft has the list of cities for the CDN locations published in the Azure documentation. However, a list of city names…Read more Azure CDN Endpoint Interactive Map

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Watch Microsoft Ignite 2016 Streaming Online – Keynotes, Sessions, and More!

The Microsoft Ignite 2016 conference is being held this week, Sept 26 - 30, in Atlanta, GA. The event has been sold out for quite some time, so if you missed out, don't worry, you can watch the Keynotes, Sessions and More completely FREE online! When is Ignite 2016? The Microsoft Ignite Conference 2016 is…Read more Watch Microsoft Ignite 2016 Streaming Online – Keynotes, Sessions, and More!

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Free eBook: Creating Mobile Apps with Xamarin.Forms

Written by Charles Petzold, the "Creating Mobile Apps with Xamarin.Forms" book is a 1200 page deep dive for C# developers who want to write applications that target the 3 most popular mobile platforms: iOS, Android, and Windows! This free eBook has been made available by Microsoft Press and will definitely be a go-to guide on…Read more Free eBook: Creating Mobile Apps with Xamarin.Forms

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Why is the Azure Portal a Web App?

There have been a few incarnations of the Microsoft Azure Management Portal over the years. The current state is a fairly easy to use Web Application that is built as a Single Page Application (SPA). But, why is the Azure Portal a Web App instead of a Universal Windows Platform (UWP) app distributed through the…Read more Why is the Azure Portal a Web App?