At TechEd New Zealand, I presented a session on how to integrate a company’s backend systems into SQL Server 2014 and deliver that data out to mobile devices via Web APIs to support the operations of occasionally-connected apps on mobile devices using NoSQL tables.
At TechEd New Zealand, I presented a session on Microsoft’s next generation data sync technology from Azure Mobile Services that uses SQLite to support the operations of occasionally-connected apps on mobile devices. Most mobile apps require the ability to store data locally
Only two weeks after a Pinot Noir Tasting trip to Oregon’s Willamette Valley, I find myself in New Zealand’s Central Otago region. As one of the world’s great Pinot Noir growing regions, I had no choice but increase my knowledge
The Arduino certified, 2nd generation Intel® Galileo development board is now available for makers everywhere so let’s take it for a spin. Hardware, software, and pin-compatible with a variety of Arduino Uno* R3 shields, this board runs the 32-bit Intel® Quark™ SoC X1000 processor
I’m flattered to be named one of the world’s top Information Technology and Telecommunications Business blogs for 2104 by Exigent Networks. Nice to be in good company with familiar faces like Benjamin Robbins, Brian Katz, Galen Gruman and Ben Casnocha.
Getting data off disk drives and into RAM is the biggest game changer for relational databases in decades and SQL Server 2014 brings it to the masses. RAM is cheap and it’s finally time to reap the benefits of 64-bit
Your days of typing into a soulless word processor are at an end now that Tom Hanks has brought the typewriter into the 21st century with his Hanx Writer app to the iPad. I thought I was the only one
For users of the Nokia Lumia 1520 on AT&T, the Microsoft Windows Phone 8.1 mobile operating system update is available for immediate download. The smartphone built from the ground-up to address the security and management needs of every enterprise has arrived. Some of you developers and
When building HTML5 mobile web sites that target multiple devices, one of the first elements you should include is the viewport meta tag. Most mobile web browsers render incoming HTML in a virtual window that is typically wider than the
From his blog post, Björn Axéll walks through the improvements to Intune as a result of applying Cumulative Update 2 to System Center Configuration Manager 2012 R2. Learn more at: http://blog.advisec.com/?p=694