You want to write mobile applications, but you don’t want to write a bunch of server code. No problem! You will be amazed at how little code it takes to access a server-side database from your mobile client. Ryan Lowdermilk will walk us through this hands-on-lab, in which you will build a Windows 8 mobile application using Windows Azure Mobile Services. You will enable: Structured storage, Push notifications, Integrated authentication. And you will have fun doing it.
Ryan Lowdermilk is a Developer Evangelist for Microsoft in the Dallas/Fort Worth area. He educates and empowers developers to deliver first class application experiences to the Windows Phone and Windows 8 platforms. Prior to joining Microsoft, Ryan served as a software consultant in the Los Angeles area with responsibility for designing and implementing customer relationship and business intelligence solutions. Ryan has worked alongside some of L.A.’s top entertainment and retail firms to design and implement custom software solutions which boosted productivity, lowered the bottom line and increased profitability.