Build 2015 Highlights and Windows 10

The team over at Microsoft Virtual Academy has put together an amazing course focusing on the highlights of what we learned about Windows 10, and developing for it, at //build 2015.

The course is broken down into the following sections

  1. Introducing the Windows 10 App Model
  2. Windows + Open Source Software
  3. Microsoft Edge: Introducing the New Browser and Web App Platform for Windows 10
  4. Developing Universal Windows Apps in Visual Studio 2015
  5. Game Developers: Get the Most Out of Windows 10
  6. Internet of Things Overview

I highly recommend watching this free course to learn about all the new stuff coming out and how it will change the way we develop and interact with devices.

The course is available here: http://www.microsoftvirtualacademy.com/training-courses/best-of-build-and-windows-10

Microsoft Virtual Academy May 2015 Preview

If you haven’t been there already, you must check out Microsoft Virtual Academy. This website provides free online training for literally hundreds of topics. All the videos you will find are professional and come with accompanying slides and assessments.

There will be many new courses and updates published to the site during the month of May. For more information on the new updates, please visit the following link: MVA Monthly: May 2015

Developing on Microsoft Azure

Getting started developing Microsoft Azure solutions by watching the amazing online course put together by Bret Stateham and Sidney Andrews.

This course focuses on topics you will need to know in order to pass Exam 70-532: Developing Microsoft Azure Solutions.

This serves as a great broad overview of the Microsoft Azure platform and its core capabilities.

If you you’ve always wanted to learn about the Microsoft Cloud, this is the perfect technical intro for you to dive into.