This track focuses on creating Azure-hosted services and accessing them from your Xamarin client apps. Topics include the Azure portal, Azure Mobile App Service, connecting to Azure from a mobile client, and authentication.
Survey the available Azure services to determine if Azure will meet your needs; create an Azure account and set up a virtual machine.
Create an Azure Mobile App, add a database to store your business objects, and define a web service to allow client access to the data.
Use the Azure Mobile Client SDK to access Azure data from your Xamarin client app.
Use Azure authentication services to secure your Azure-hosted data.