Mark Rendle introduces the basic services offered by Windows Azure along with examples of various platform choices that can be used: RavenDB, ASP.NET MVC, Node.js + Express, MongoDB, Sinatra, etc.
Mark Rendle is Principal Software Architect at Dot Net Solutions and the creator of the Simple.Data framework. Mark's career in software design and development spans three decades and more programming languages than he cares to remember. C# has been his favorite language pretty much since the first public beta, when you had to write the code in a text editor and compile it on the command line.
Software is changing the world; QCon aims to empower software development by facilitating the spread of knowledge and innovation in the enterprise software development community; to achieve this, QCon is organized as a practitioner-driven conference designed for people influencing innovation in their teams: team leads, architects, project managers, engineering directors.