Tag: SQL Server

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

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

| April 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

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 […]

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Developing Large-Scale Enterprise Mobile Apps for Windows Phone 8 and Windows Tablets

Developing Large-Scale Enterprise Mobile Apps for Windows Phone 8 and Windows Tablets

| June 26, 2013 | 2 Comments

Today at TechEd Europe 2013 in Madrid, I’ll be starting off the day with my session, “Developing Large-Scale Enterprise Mobile Apps for Windows Phone 8 and Windows Tablets” at 10:15 in room N112. Session Abstract:  Building a Mobile Enterprise Application Platform based on Microsoft technologies has never been more important. Enable your CIO to achieve one […]

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Number One Mobile and Tablet eBook on Amazon

Number One Mobile and Tablet eBook on Amazon

| June 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

Wow, “Keeping Windows 8 Tablets in Sync with SQL Server 2012″ has already surged up to be the number one Kindle book in the Microsoft Mobile and Tablet category!  Couldn’t be happier.  I appreciate the support.

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Keeping Windows 8 Tablets in Sync with SQL Server 2012 is available on the Kindle

Keeping Windows 8 Tablets in Sync with SQL Server 2012 is available on the Kindle

| June 10, 2013 | 2 Comments

For all you tech readers that like to keep your books digital, I’m happy to announce my new book “Keeping Windows 8 Tablets in Sync with SQL Server 2012″ is available on the Kindle. For just $9.99 USD, you can learn how to rapidly virtualize your data sync infrastructure for private, public, or hybrid cloud scenarios.  […]

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Keeping Windows 8 Tablets in Sync with SQL Server 2012

Keeping Windows 8 Tablets in Sync with SQL Server 2012

| June 2, 2013 | 5 Comments

I’m pleased to announce that my newest book, “Keeping Windows 8 Tablets in Sync with SQL Server 2012,” is now available for sale on Amazon. Spending a decade travelling the globe to help the world’s largest companies design and build mobile solutions had taught me a few things.  Large organizations are not interested in constantly running on […]

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Windows Azure Infrastructure Services are Live

Windows Azure Infrastructure Services are Live

| April 16, 2013 | 0 Comments

I’m pleased to announce that Windows Azure fully supports Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS). This new service now makes it possible for companies to move their existing servers and applications into the cloud.  We understand that customers don’t want to rip and replace their current infrastructure to benefit from the cloud; they want the strengths […]

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Keeping Windows Tablets in Sync with SQL Server

Keeping Windows Tablets in Sync with SQL Server

| March 19, 2013 | 11 Comments

So you need to build a mobile enterprise app that runs on Windows tablets… Your app must retrieve data from SQL Server and take it offline.  It must allow the mobile user to view, manipulate, capture new information, and then send it back to the data center.  There’s lots of data involved, so you require […]

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Building Microsoft MEAP: Scaling Out SQL Server 2012

Building Microsoft MEAP: Scaling Out SQL Server 2012

| January 8, 2013 | 3 Comments

In this third article on building Microsoft MEAP, I’ll show you how to Shard your SQL Server 2012 database using Replication to create a Shared Nothing data architecture to support Internet-scale mobile solutions. In the previous article, I discussed Gartner’s Enterprise Application Integration Tools (EAI) critical capability for building a Mobile Enterprise Application Platform (MEAP) using Microsoft […]

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Building Microsoft MEAP: Adapters

Building Microsoft MEAP: Adapters

| December 3, 2012 | 1 Comment

In this second article on building Microsoft MEAP, I’ll focus on implementing Gartner’s Enterprise Application Integration Tools critical capability using SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) to connect to back end systems. As I mentioned in the Introduction article, one of the top priorities for CIOs today is extending critical data from their backend systems out to the wireless […]

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Building Microsoft MEAP: Introduction

Building Microsoft MEAP: Introduction

| November 3, 2012 | 7 Comments

After years of showing you how to integrate the principles of Gartner MEAP into your organization’s mobile strategy, it’s now time for me to show you how to roll up your sleeves and actually build the Microsoft Mobile Enterprise Application Platform. I’ve travelled all over the world assisting Chief Information Officers in the development of their end-to-end mobile […]

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