Microsoft has released a new Windows Azure toolkit for Windows 8 that allows developers to accelerate development and enable Windows 8 features for their apps, including notifications. This toolkit allows developers to deliver rich Metro style apps.
“Building a cloud service to support rich Windows Metro style apps is even easier with the Windows Azure Toolkit for Windows 8. This toolkit has all the tools to make it easy to develop a Windows Azure service and deploy it to your users,” Microsoft states in an official blog post.
The toolkit includes sample code for Push Notifications as well as documentation on how to use the toolkit. This toolkit will provide developers with on-demand compute, storage, networking, and content delivery capabilities.Microsoft, Windows 8