Learn about the push notification system and how the Azure Notification Hub improves on this system. The demonstration includes provisioning the Notification Hub and sending messages to specific groups using tags.
- [Instructor] Implementing push notifications…into your Azure Mobile Apps allows you to send…personalized, targeted messages…to any user on any platform.…Typical push notification uses include…sending breaking news alerts, such as Amber Alert.…Sending multifactor authentication codes.…Sending location-based promotional information,…for example, if you happen to be standing outside…of your favorite coffee shop, a notification may pop up…letting you know that there's a special on today.…
Or sending event-related notifications.…You'll typically see this a lot at conferences.…Session 101 is now starting in room 123.…Before we talk about Azure and the Notification Hub,…let's first talk about push notification systems in general.…Push notifications are platform dependent.…That means that Apple has its own…push notification system, and it's called…the Apple Push Notification Service, or APNS.…Androids, it's called Firebase Cloud Messaging, FCM.…
And Windows has Windows Notification Services, or WNS.…These are all or nothing systems.…
Learn the intermediate-level skills needed to design Azure web and mobile apps for any organization, using the Azure Web Apps and Mobile Apps services. Instructor Sharon Bennett, a Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert, covers securing mobile and web apps with Azure Active Directory, creating WebJobs to script tasks such as queue processing and file maintenance, and extending mobile apps with custom code. Plus, learn how to update, back up, and restore your Azure apps.
As an intermediate-level course, an existing understanding of the Azure platform is required. After completing the training, IT professionals will also be better prepared for Microsoft exam 70-534: Architecting MS Azure Solutions.
- Create Azure web apps
- Create WebJobs
- Using Traffic Manager
- Adding a CDN to web apps
- Updating, backing up, and restoring Azure Web Apps
- Deploying Azure mobile apps