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This Jump Start is tailored for experienced application developers interested in leveraging ASP.NET development tools and Visual Studio 2012 to offer modern apps that target modern browsers. Three of Microsoft’s most seasoned ASP.NET speakers provide an accelerated introduction to building web applications development with ASP.NET 4.5 and ASP.NET MVC 4 targeting key scenarios like building mobile ready websites, social web applications, and much more. This is ASP.NET web app development course is for intermediate to advanced learners and helps you prepare for Microsoft exam 70-486.
Instructors | Please welcome Scott Hanselman and Jon Galloway and guest speaker Damian Edwards provide an accelerated introduction to building modern web applications with ASP.NET 4.5 and ASP.NET MVC 4 targeting key scenarios like building mobile ready websites, social web applications, and much more.
Associated Exam | Exam 70-486: Developing ASP.NET MVC 4 Web ApplicationsRelated Certification | MCSD: Web ApplicationsAssociated Course | Course 20486: Developing ASP.NET MVC 4 Web Applications
This module will review what's new in ASP.NET 4.5. It will provide an overview of strongly typed data controls and model binding in web forms, friendly URLs, pager inspector, Visual Studio Web Editor features and so much more.
In this session the instructors will go over ASP.NET MVC 4 and provide several demos on creating a new site; adding a model, controller and view, to entity framework code first. Lastly they will demo how to deploy to Windows Azure Web Sites.
This module introduces you to the new standards of HTML5 and provides a demo of how powerful it is. Additionally you will see how it works with ASP.NET MVC 4, jQuery overview, Visual Studio Web Tools, Web Essentials and SPLA Template.
Have you always want to know how to build a service layer with ASP.NET Web API? This segment shows how ASP.NET Web API fits in, and how to consume Web API from jQuery and Windows 8.
Get ready to see several demos leveraging ASP.NET skills to build apps for Office specifically using HTML 5+ jQuery and ASP.NET Web API. This module will also go into further details regarding apps for Office and how they work.
In this session you will see how to build a social web app using ASP.NET. In addition you will see a demo of how social authentication works with social web applications such as Facebook, Google, Yammer, LinkedIn, etc.
This module will provide an overview of adaptive rendering in ASP.NET 4.5 and ASP.NET MVC 4 focused on mobile web. This is especially important since mobile is fast becoming the primary way people browse the web.
In this segment the instructors go over SignalR, and an incredibly simple real-time web for .NET. It will also provide an overview for real-time hit counter, what SignalR is and how to build a chat application, a multi-player game and load balancing SignalR.
And where would we be if we could not scale it all up or down. This flexibility can be provided with Windows Azure. Here you will see how Windows Azure fits in with mobile services, virtual machines while managing caching and storage.