Building Connected Business Applications in Light Speed

  • December 6, 2012 · 5:30 PM
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Visual Studio LightSwitch is the easiest way to create modern line of business applications for the enterprise. In this session you will learn how LightSwitch helps you focus your time on what makes your application unique, allowing you to easily implement common business application scenarios—such as integrating multiple data sources, data validation, authentication, and access control. See how LightSwitch in Visual Studio 2012 has embraced OData making it easy to consume as well as create interoperable data services. Then see how LightSwitch makes it easy to deploy these services to the Azure cloud and consume them from other client applications and platforms. You will also see how the LightSwitch team is enabling mobile scenarios making it easy to create HTML5/JavaScript companion clients for modern mobile devices.

BIO:Beth Massi is a Senior Program Manager on the Visual Studio team at Microsoft. Beth is a community champion for business application developers and has over 15 years of industry experience building business apps. She is a frequent speaker at various software development events and you can find her on a variety of developer sites including MSDN Developer Centers, Channel 9, and her blog Follow her on twitter @BethMassi


Beth Massi is also doing a full day workshop on VS LightSwitch in Montreal on Saturday Dec. 8th. See the details at this link:


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  • Orest Hirniak

    Beth Massi did an excellent job of presenting LightSwitch... She built and deployed a business app which consumed ODATA, and deployed it to Azure.... LightSwitch looks like an awesome tool for rapid application development... and I'm am looking forward to giving it a try...

    December 7, 2012

  • Patrice Calvé

    Wow... LightSwitch is impressive.

    December 7, 2012

  • Andre Gauthier

    Excellent! Glad I attended!

    December 6, 2012

  • Jean-Rene Roy

    Beth Massi is also doing on Saterday December 8th a Full day of training on LightSwitch in Montreal. Take a look at the details at this link:­

    October 5, 2012

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