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Nov 20, 2023

Scott is the Vice President of Product for Azure Developer Experience. He builds all the .NET tools for Azure.


Topics of Discussion:

[2:20] Scott talks about joining Microsoft in 2007 and a few of his most memorable milestones and moments.

[5:55] .NET Aspire

[6:46] The 3‒4 items in .NET that are important for developers to focus on.

[12:02] Improving.NET performance through AOT compilation.

[12:22] Introducing a self-contained application.

[19:09] Advancements in .NET technology and its applications.

[22:11] AI technology and its integration into various products.

[22:12] The generative pre-trained to chat transform (GPT).

[24:19] Semantic Kernel and open SDK in .NET.

[30:12] Aspire, a tool for simplifying web development.

[38:25] What Scott calls the orchestrator app.

[43:27] Scott’s excitement for the multi-part cloud applications coming together.

[45:08] The great feedback that is already rolling in.


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