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Using Windows Azure with Windows Phone 8
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Using Windows Azure with Windows Phone 8

with Michael Lehman

Video: Welcome

Hello, I'm Michael Lehman, an welcome to
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  1. 1m 51s
    1. Welcome
      34s
    2. What you should know before watching this course
      35s
    3. Using the exercise files
      42s
  2. 28m 23s
    1. Understanding Windows Azure
      3m 53s
    2. Azure tables
      5m 8s
    3. Azure blobs
      8m 35s
    4. Azure Mobile Services
      6m 9s
    5. Azure push notifications
      4m 38s
  3. 57m 41s
    1. Understanding the Azure Tables API
      9m 6s
    2. Authentication
      1m 4s
    3. Accessing the Azure storage emulator
      10m 8s
    4. Creating tables
      1m 8s
    5. Inserting data
      2m 28s
    6. Updating and deleting data
      56s
    7. Querying data
      1m 8s
    8. Cloud Notes app: Connecting to Windows Azure
      8m 41s
    9. Cloud Notes app: Inserting data into the database
      5m 19s
    10. Cloud Notes app: Updating the database
      3m 8s
    11. Cloud Notes app: Removing data from the database
      2m 22s
    12. Cloud Notes app: Completing the conversion to Cloud Notes data
      5m 32s
    13. Challenge: Bulletproofing your Azure tables code
      56s
    14. Solution: Bulletproofing your Azure tables code
      5m 45s
  4. 31m 43s
    1. Understanding the Azure Blob API
      2m 12s
    2. Uploading a blob to Windows Azure storage
      39s
    3. Using shared access signatures
      2m 19s
    4. Cloud Notes app: Adding images to our notes
      3m 15s
    5. Cloud Notes app: Capturing an image from the camera
      3m 32s
    6. Cloud Notes app: Uploading blobs to save our images
      13m 14s
    7. Challenge: Downloading a blob to the UI
      1m 22s
    8. Solution: Downloading a blob to the UI
      5m 10s
  5. 19m 39s
    1. Understanding the Azure Mobile Services API
      4m 0s
    2. Implementing Mobile Services tables
      11m 43s
    3. Challenge: Verifying Azure connectivity
      54s
    4. Solution: Verifying Azure connectivity
      3m 2s
  6. 15m 37s
    1. Understanding the Azure Push Notification API
      49s
    2. Cloud Notes app: Adding push notifications
      5m 19s
    3. Cloud Notes app: Connecting push notifications to the app
      4m 7s
    4. Challenge: Enhancing the push notification
      47s
    5. Solution: Enhancing the push notification
      4m 35s
  7. 1m 21s
    1. Next steps
      1m 21s

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Using Windows Azure with Windows Phone 8
2h 36m Intermediate Dec 18, 2013

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Windows Azure services can add a lot of functionality to your Windows Phone apps, with very little work. This course focuses on just four of its many features: tables, blobs, mobile services, and push notifications. Author Michael Lehman shows how to store data using the Azure Tables API and blobs—binary data containers that make it easy to save images and other information. He also shows how to implement mobile services storage with the Azure Mobile Services API. Last, he'll show you how to send push notifications, which allows you to very simply message millions of devices.

Topics include:
  • What is Windows Azure?
  • Creating Azure tables
  • Inserting, updating, and deleting data in tables
  • Uploading a blob to Windows Azure storage
  • Using shared access signatures
  • Implementing mobile services
  • Adding push notifications
Subjects:
Developer Mobile Apps Cloud Computing
Software:
Windows Phone Azure
Author:
Michael Lehman

Welcome

Hello, I'm Michael Lehman, an welcome to using Windows Azure with Windows phone apps. We're first going to look at an overview of Windows Azure, covering Windows Azure Storage, blobs, mobile services, and push notifications. And then you'll learn how to upgrade your existing Windows phone apps to use Windows Azure as we take an existing windows phone app and connect it to table storage, lob storage, mobile services, mobile services storage and push notifications.

So let's roll up our sleeves and get started.

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