Amazon Web Services (AWS) SDK for Windows Phone Beta Released - Bonus: Getting Started Videos

Microsoft under open-source license has released the beta of the Amazon Web Services (AWS) SDK for Windows Phone."This SDK provides developers with a speed dial that lets them quickly connect and integrate Windows Phone applications with AWS (S3, SimpleDB, and SQS Cloud Services)," according Interoperability @ Microsoft blog post.To create cloud-connected mobile applications, developers want […]

Amazon Web Services SDK for Windows PhoneMicrosoft under open-source license has released the beta of the Amazon Web Services (AWS) SDK for Windows Phone.

"This SDK provides developers with a speed dial that lets them quickly connect and integrate Windows Phone applications with AWS (S3, SimpleDB, and SQS Cloud Services)," according Interoperability @ Microsoft blog post.

To create cloud-connected mobile applications, developers want to have choice and be able to reuse their assets and skills.

"For developers familiar with AWS, whether they've been developing for Android, iOS or any other technology, this SDK will allow them to comfortably port their applications to the Windows Phone Platform," the blog post stated.

Developers can download the Amazon Web Services (AWS) software development kit (SDK) for Windows Phone, along with the source code, covered by the Apache open-source license.

Getting Started with the AWS SDK for Windows Phone video shows how to install the SDK and explains the steps required to configure a Windows Phone application project to take full advantage of the assemblies that allow connecting to S3, SimpleDB and SQS Cloud services.

S3 sample walkthrough: Video walk you through the code sample in order for you to rapidly be up to speed with the APIs and connect your existing or new Windows Phone application to S3 services.

SQS sample walkthrough: This video will walk you through the code sample in order for you to rapidly be up to speed with the APIs and connect your existing or new Windows Phone application to Amazon SQS services.

SimpleDB sample walkthrough: This video will walk you through the code sample in order for you to rapidly be up to speed with the APIs and connect your existing or new Windows Phone application to Amazon SimpleDB services.