Building Customer Facing Mobile Apps with Microsoft Azure
For today’s businesses, having a webpage and social media account is no longer sufficient to provide high-quality engagement and service for their customers. Businesses need to target the screen that most people keep in their pocket at all times via rich and powerful mobile apps. Come learn how to build compelling mobile experiences for customers, featuring the power of Azure and capabilities such as data storage and offline data sync, authentication with social providers, scalable segmented push notifications, email/SMS outreach, and deep analytics. In this talk, we dive deeply into Azure Mobile Services, Azure Notification Hubs, and other cloud technologies, using our familiar Web API stack and Visual Studio. We work through some detailed code examples and technical demos, and also discuss Azure product plans and roadmap.