Async programming deep dive
"Please don't block!" could be the mantra of modern application development in a cloud-connected and I/O intensive world dealing with latencies all over the board. Come and see how asynchronous programming works throughout the operating system, the CLR, and all the way up to the async and await language features in C# 5.0 and VB 11. Throughout this talk, we'll look at pitfalls, debugging tricks, extensibility points, and best practices.