Windows Client (Windows 10/UWP, WPF), Microsoft Sessions

W20 Using Universal Windows Platform and Azure to Build Connected Solutions


3:15pm - 4:30pm

Level: Intermediate

Daniel Jacobson

Program Manager on Visual Studio


You've seen it time and time again - the true power with the Universal Windows Platform is being able to write applications that target various devices and form factors. But how can you use this great power to build a coherent end-to-end solution?

This session demonstrates a unique way to take advantage of the Universal Windows Platform to build a product that spans multiple device families including IoT, Mobile, and Desktop. We will also dive into utilizing Azure services with UWP to build a cloud-connected solution.

You will learn:

  • How to build an application tailored to specific device family capabilities
  • Why utilizing Azure services with UWP makes it simple to build a connected product
  • The ease of leveraging Visual Studio Team Services and HockeyApp to accelerate your UWP development