ASP.NET Community Standup – February 2, 2016

This is the next in a series of blog posts that will cover the topics discussed in the ASP.NET Community Standup.  The community standup is a short video-based discussion with some of the leaders of the ASP.NET development teams covering the accomplishments of the team on the new ASP.NET 5 framework over the previous week. …


What’s inside a PDB File?

Background We have all used the Visual Studio Debugger to step through code, in the hunt for bugs.  For C or C++ code, that Debugger relies upon a file, with the extension “.pdb”, called the “Program DataBase”, or simply “the PDB”.  The PDB is written by the Linker when you build your program; it contains line-number and symbols…


Write once and deploy to Microsoft Azure or Microsoft Azure Stack from Visual Studio

The Microsoft Azure Stack Technical Preview gives enterprises the ability to deliver Azure applications and services from their own datacenters. Today, we’re happy to share that we’ve built Azure Stack support into Visual Studio’s Azure Resource Group deployment process. Enterprises today must manage both hyper-scale web applications and complex requirements such as ensuring regulatory compliance…


This week in Azure – February 8, 2016

Platform updates Monday We announced that the module gallery for Azure Automation is available and it helps you in importing modules from the PowerShell Gallery without leaving the Automation account Mingfei Yan announced that the Google Widevine license is generally available with Azure Media Service Joe Levy announced that PowerShell V5 is now supported in Azure…


Learn Xamarin. Land your dream job.

If you’re looking to bolster your resume so you can make yourself more attractive to prospective employers, Xamarin is the perfect place to start. Check out this short video featuring Gavin Gear, Student Developer Technical Evangelist, and special guest Varun Gupta, a Xamarin expert on the Visual Studio team. Companies across the globe are scouring…


Pozvánka: virtuální konference TechNet a další akce

Níže jsme pro vás vybrali několik online akcí, které Microsoft pořádá v únoru a březnu a které by neměly uniknout vaší pozornosti. Bližší informace a detailní program ke každé akci naleznete po kliknutí na název. TechNet Virtual Conference 2016 1.-3. 3. 2016 Tři dny plné technologií, inspirace a zábavy. Akce je určena pro všechny IT…


Creating Award-Winning Music Apps with Windows 10

The 2016 Grammy Awards are next week, and while many are recognizing achievements in the music industry, developers are embracing Windows 10 to launch music apps so audiences all over the world can explore music in new ways. Two key apps in this space using Microsoft’s technology to create engaging experiences are Figure, designed by…


Azure Development Community Interview – Microsoft Partner, Chilberto

Sunday is our day for Azure Development Community Interviews! Our first interview is a brief remix interview with… chilberto MSDN/TechNet Achievements: Galleries: 7 Gallery Samples & 4,952 Downloads!!! Forums: 220 Posts & 98 Answers Wiki: 12 Articles & 31 Edits Example Gallery Samples: Securely connecting to Azure ServiceBus using WebClient and OAuth WRAP Next Steps :…