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TechEd 2013 - Day 1


First day of TechEd Europe 2013 has just ended. What can I say? Wow. A lot of interesting sessions about Microsoft technology. I participate to a lot of session on different topics like big data, legacy code, loading and performance testing into the cloud and how we can increase the performance of our application.
Let’s see some ideas that I noted and I want to share with you:

  • Creating a virtual network with the machines that we have into the cloud we can make remote debugging very easily from Visual Studio.
  • With the new version of SQL Server and having in-memory database we can increase our performance with a factor of 6x. If we recreate the store procedures the new SQL Server will create binary code for the store procedure (as DLL) – we can gain up to 26x better performance.
  • A testing and reviewed code will contains up to 70% less bugs.
  • PerfView is a great tool, I need to check it out.

If you deploy a VM or a web site to Azure you can win a super car (Microsoft content – I hope that they will pay the insurance also).
See you tomorrow.

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