| Part 1
|| Introduction to Mobile and Cloud
|| Mobile and Cloud are 2 technologies that go together. The meteoric rise of mobile computing has created the need for elastic scale. Part 1 will provide facts and figures to support this view.
| Part 2
|| Cloud Vendors – What are your options?
|| There are many cloud vendors that offer various cloud technologies. Many offer specialized services. Part 2 is about understanding the landscape. Windows Azure is the technology of choice for this section. This is a presentation and a talk. 10 minutes can easily be extended to dive deep in options available to mobile users.
| Part 3
|| Building a RESTful Web Service – Hosted in the MS Cloud
|| This is a hands-on section that guides an audience to actually building a RESTful implementation in Windows Azure. This demo is useful because it gives you all the basics to expose a RESTful service that is highly scalable. The RESTful service is based on open standards and can be consumed by not only Android, but also iOS and Windows Phone 7.
| Part 4
|| Building the Android Client.
|| This hands-on code demo builds and Android Application from scratch. An extensive video demo is available that guides you through every step of the process. Learn how to consume RESTful data that is in JSON format.