Windows reimaginedA new UI where touch is afirst-class citizen along with fullmouse-and-keyboard support.
Windows reimaginedDesigned from the chipset up formultiple form-factors –tablets, laptops, desktops & all-in-ones.
Windows reimaginedThe Windows Store on every device witha full commerce platform and flexibility.
Windows Store appsWindows reimaginedNew development models
* IDC, Worldwide and U.S. Custom Application Development Services 2012–2016 Forecast, doc #234645, May 2012.**IDC Predictions 2012: Competing for 2020, doc #231720, December 2011.***Gartner, IT Metrics: IT Spending and Staffing Report, Jan. 2012App developmentopportunity$37.4 Billion1
Why build aWindows 8 app?Content before chrome– focused on business contentwith no distractions.
Why build aWindows 8 app?Live tiles and notificationskeep users abreast of thelatest information.
Why build aWindows 8 app?Search enables business users toextend your app experiencewhen appropriate.
Why build aWindows 8 app?Share enables users to easily collaboratebetween your app and colleagues.
Support mobileworkforceWindows 8 is built for businesses
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Desktop appsPixel accuracy apps like the CAD/CAMNeed system access like IT Helpdesk applicationNeed multi-monitor access like a finance applicationWeb appsDoes not need platform richnessAccessible across various platformsNeed zero foot print
How to get ready?Download Windows 8 andVisual Studio 2012Visit Windows dev center: www.dev.windows.comRead Windows 8 app developer blog:http://blogs.msdn.com/b/windowsappdevAttend dev camps www.devcamps.ms/windowsAttend //build/ virtually(www.buildwindows.com)Open Windows Store developer account andstart building your apps
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