Videos

Getting Started with Windows Azure, the SDK, and Visual Studio

4 years ago
It’s the first episode and Scott makes an Azure Web Site and deploys it all from within Visual Studio 2013 using the new Azure SDK 2.2. Also, he attaches the debugger to the site in Azure itself! Join the conversation at Friday.Azure.com 
Custom API, Script Source Control, and Shared Scripts with Mobile Services and iOS

Custom API, Script Source Control, and Shared Scripts with Mobile Services and iOS

4 years ago
In this video, Chris Risner walks you through some of the new features of Windows Azure Mobile Services.  These features include: Creating custom endpoints using the Custom API and accessing those APIs from an iOS client using the Mobile Services SDK. Setting up Script Source Control so you can pull all of your scripts, as well […]
Using Windows Azure Mobile Services and Web Sites for a Mobile Contest — Part 2

Using Windows Azure Mobile Services and Web Sites for a Mobile Contest — Part 2

4 years ago
In this series, you’ll learn how to deliver a consistent experience across web and mobile using Windows Azure Web Sites and Windows Azure Mobile Services.  We’ll go through key aspects of an iOS app and website for a marketing contest.  In Part 2 of this video, we’ll cover using Windows Azure Web Sites to add […]
Using Windows Azure Mobile Services and Web Sites for a Mobile Contest — Part 1

Using Windows Azure Mobile Services and Web Sites for a Mobile Contest — Part 1

4 years ago
In this series, you’ll learn how to deliver a consistent experience across web and mobile using Windows Azure Web Sites and Windows Azure Mobile Services.  We’ll go through key aspects of an iOS app and website for a marketing contest.  In Part 1 of this video, we’ll cover using Mobile Services to create a shared […]
Getting Started with Xamarin and Windows Azure Mobile Services

Getting Started with Xamarin and Windows Azure Mobile Services

4 years ago
In this video, Craig Dunn, a Technical Evangelist at Xamarin, will teach you how to use Xamarin.iOS and Windows Azure Mobile Services to build a connected iOS application in C# rather than Objective-C.  Although this video features Xamarin.iOS, many of the principles hold true for Android development using Xamarin.Android. More tutorials, samples and our reference […]
Authenticating a Windows Azure Web Site against an Office 365 Domain

Authenticating a Windows Azure Web Site against an Office 365 Domain

4 years ago
Using Visual Studio 2012’s ASP.NET Tools for Windows Azure Active Directory you can easily set up your ASP.NET applications so that they can authenticate against your Office 365 domain. If you’re an Office 365 user, this is a great way to allow your existing Office 365 users authentication functionality against your custom ASP.NET applications. This […]
Programming Windows Azure Active Directory – Deep Dive

Programming Windows Azure Active Directory – Deep Dive

4 years ago
Drill down into building applications using Azure Active Directory Identity
Automating the pop-up and pop-down process of a Windows Azure SharePoint Pop-up Lab with Powershell

Automating the pop-up and pop-down process of a Windows Azure SharePoint Pop-up Lab with Powershell

4 years ago
If you’ve built the SharePoint Pop-up Lab, you’ll want to automate the process of popping it up and popping it back down again. This video shows you how to take the lab you’ve already built and do exactly that in Powershell. This video assumes you’ve already built a SharePoint pop-up lab. If not, then follow […]
Building a SharePoint Pop-up Lab in Windows Azure

Building a SharePoint Pop-up Lab in Windows Azure

4 years ago
Increasingly, pop-up labs are being used by more and more people. They are pre-configured, self-contained lab environments. This click-by-click video shows you how to build a SharePoint 2010 pop-up lab with SQL Server, AD and a SharePoint Server Farm, all hosted on a self-contained Windows Azure Virtual Network.. Then the next video in the series, […]
Android – Getting Started with Authentication in Windows Azure Mobile Services

Android – Getting Started with Authentication in Windows Azure Mobile Services

4 years ago
Windows Azure Mobile Services enables authentication scenarios with popular social identity providers such as Facebook, Google, Microsoft, and Twitter.  In this video Chris Risner demonstrates how you can authenticate users of your Android apps using their Google account and then how you can restrict access to insert/update/read and delete permissions on the tables within your Mobile service to authenticated […]
Android – Add Push Notifications to your Apps with Windows Azure Mobile Services

Android – Add Push Notifications to your Apps with Windows Azure Mobile Services

4 years ago
Windows Azure Mobile Services provides an easy to use API for sending notifications to your Android apps.  In this video Chris Risner demonstrates step by step how you can add Push Notifications to send alerts, toasts and sound notifications to your app.  The demo includes:  Provisioning a Mobile Service  Registering your Android app for push notifications with Google Cloud Messaging […]
Android – Getting Started With Data – Connecting your app to Windows Azure Mobile Services

Android – Getting Started With Data – Connecting your app to Windows Azure Mobile Services

4 years ago
Windows Azure Mobile Services enables you to store data from your Android apps in the cloud within minutes.  In this video Chris Risner demonstrates how you can get started with structured storage within Mobile Services.  The demo includes taking a disconnected Android app, creating a Mobile Service, and wiring up the app to insert, update, and […]