//build/ 2014: Wrap a Mobile API around your Enterprise and take Data Offline with NoSQL on Windows Phones and Tablets

| April 9, 2014 | 5 Comments

For those of you who couldn’t make it to San Francisco, here’s my session on Wrapping a Mobile API around your Enterprise and taking Data Offline with NoSQL on Windows Phones and Tablets from //build/ 2014.

Enterprise mobility is a top priority for Chief Information Officers who must empower employees and reach customers by moving data from backend systems out to apps on mobile devices. This data must flow over inefficient wireless data networks, be consumable by any mobile device, and scale to support millions of users while delivering exceptional performance. Since wireless coverage is inconsistent, apps must store this data offline so users can be productive in the absence of connectivity.

In this video you’ll learn how to build fast and scalable REST + JSON APIs using the ASP.NET Web API while employing techniques such as data sharding and in-memory caching. On the device, you’ll learn how your apps can work with offline data via in-memory NoSQL tables that use LINQ to support the same CRUD operations as relational databases. You’ll walk away from this session with the ability to deliver flexible server solutions that work on-premise or in Azure and device solutions that work with Windows Phones and Tablets.

Download the two Visual Studio projects and associated source code from GitHub:
https://github.com/robtiffany/build-2014-mobile-api

- Rob

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A mobile strategist and cloud architect at Microsoft, Rob has spent his career as an entrepreneur, advisor, teacher, developer, speaker, and author of bestselling books on mobile and wireless technologies. A pioneer of the smartphone revolution, he drove the development of the mobile app ecosystem from its earliest days and co-founded the world’s first cloud-based mobile device management company.

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  1. campuslabs says:

    Hey Rob, great talk – any chance you could share the sample app code?

  2. delly1 says:

    Hello, enjoyed the video. Any chance of making the source code available. cheers

  3. Mina Samy says:

    Thanks Rob for the session, would you please share the sample code

  4. Rob Tiffany says:

    You can download the two Visual Studio projects and associated source code from GitHub: https://github.com/robtiffany/build-2014-mobile-api

  5. Sankar says:

    Great Rob.

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