Speaker: Jerry Nixon

Behind the Scenes: How Chefs for Seniors uses Xamarin, HockeyApp & Azure App Service to Power its Daily Operations

Chefs For Seniors provides personalized in-home meal preparation for senior citizens on a weekly basis that aligns with dietary restrictions. The service includes grocery shopping, help with meal selection, in-home cooking, and companionship during meal prep. Currently, the chefs at Chefs For Seniors handle their planning and operations by carrying large binders with them to […]

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Behind the Scenes: How FuseThru Devised a Prototype Smart Building System using IoT devices

FuseThru capitalizes on the growth and miniaturization of electronics. Working with existing sensors and modular tools, it provides easy upgrades for OEMs looking to improve product features so users can experience the benefits of the Internet of Things (IoT). Microsoft teamed up with FuseThru to prototype a new system designed to monitor atmospheric variables, both […]

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Behind the Scenes: How Microsoft and RockStep Built an IoT solution for Research Labs

RockStep Solutions creates world-class scientific data management tools for research. Its innovative software system – Climb – is designed to transform and modernize information management in a laboratory setting. As research facilities have thousands of units to house animals, and these units need to be checked on a regular basis to ensure the conditions are […]

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Behind the Scenes: How Rex Animal Health uses Azure Web Apps to Help Streamline its Operations

Rex Animal Health is seeking to transform the animal health and agriculture industries with a suite of innovative data-driven tools that track and analyze animal disease.  Join Jerry Nixon as he welcomes Rex CEO Amado Guloy, and Microsoft Technical Evangelists Rachel Weil and Tim Reilly to the show as they discuss how by moving to […]

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Behind the Scenes: How Homitat Built an Automated Process for Sending Messages to Office 365 Groups

One of the toughest and most time-consuming tasks for home buyers is researching whether the location of a prospective home will fit their needs. They need to consider factors such as schools, public transit, safety, shopping, traffic, and more for every listing they are interested in, whether it comes from an agent or online search. […]

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Behind the Scenes: How Arena uses Azure App Services & GitHub to Streamline & Automate their Deployment Process

Arena is a digital media and entertainment startup based in Los Angeles. The Arena platform allows fans to interact with one another during live events. Working with sports like UFC (Ultimate Fighting Championship), Arena gives fans a place to connect that’s not as cluttered as Twitter or Facebook, and that focuses just on the live […]

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Behind the Scenes: How SureSpot uses Power BI and Microsoft Azure for its Online Parking Reservation Service

SureSpot brings parking into the future. From stadiums, airports, amusement parks, and malls to public parking garages, there are millions of parking spots around the country – however, the current model for the parking industry is antiquated and highly inefficient. With the new SureSpot Terminal and Online Booking System, drivers will be able to reserve […]

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Freedom for Your Applications: How to Rescue Your Apps with the Help of AppScale

You’ve written the perfect app, and now you feel trapped to whatever platform it was written on. Developers, does this nightmare scenario sound all too familiar? Welcome AppScale to save the day! Join Jerry Nixon and Bruno Terkaly as they welcome Chandra Krintz from AppScale to the show as they discuss how AppScale provides the […]

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Behind the Scenes: Microsoft, Costa Farms and the Fully Automated Farm

It’s time consuming, costly, and difficult for farmers to measure and regulate pH levels in their plants throughout the day and across the lifecycle of a plant. Indeed, pH levels are one of the key factors in plant health. Join Jerry Nixon as he welcomes the team from Costa Farms and Microsoft as they describe […]

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Behind the Scenes: Putting Aid on the Map with Help from Urban Refuge

Behind the Scenes: Putting Aid on the Map with Help from Urban Refuge

Urban refugees make up 80 percent of the 650,000 registered Syrian refugees living in Jordan, and two-thirds of refugees worldwide. Yet their access to aid is far below the level of camp-based refugees. A group of university students in Boston, Massachusetts decided to band together and leverage innovative technologies to develop a mobile, cross-platform app […]

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Behind the Scenes: Predicting the Early Onset of Brain Disease with BTT IoT Machine Learning

Behind the Scenes: Predicting the Early Onset of Brain Disease with BTT IoT Machine Learning

Brain Tunnelgenix Technologies Corp (BTT Corp) is a med-tech company with offices in the US and Brazil. They have a biological discovery patent on the Brain Thermal Tunnel  and are developing several solutions around this to help improve your health through continuous monitoring of your brain temperature.  BTT treats brain temperature like a multichannel signal […]

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Behind the Scenes: Microsoft, Liquid Daffodil & fanband

Fanband lets you customize the theme of your Microsoft Band with your favorite sports team, video game, tv show, and more and is the Top Downloaded and Rated app for the the Microsoft Band for Windows, iOS and Android users. Join Jerry Nixon as he welcomes Scott Peterson, Founder and Lead Developer of Liquid Daffodil […]

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