Microsoft has recently announced the BETA release of Amazon Web Service (AWS) SDK for Windows Phone 7 Development. Microsoft has provided this SDK as an open source, which provides developers to quick integrate the Microsoft Windows Phone 7 Application development with the Amazon Web Service. This SDK provides support with the 3 main component of the AWS (Simple DB, S3 and SQS Service) at present which will get enhanced in the future releases as well.
Terry Wise, Director of Business Development for Amazon Web Services says about the Microsoft Release on AWS SDK for Windows Phone 7
“Our approach with AWS is to provide developers with choice and flexibility to build applications the way they want and give them unlimited storage, bandwidth and computing resources, while paying only for what they use. We welcome Windows Phone developers to the AWS community and look forward to providing customers with new ways to build and deploy Windows Phone applications”.
Jean Paoli, General Manager of Interoperability Strategy at Microsoft says about the Microsoft Release on AWS SDK for Windows Phone 7
“The release of the Windows Phone Toolkit for AWS Beta proves that Microsoft’s goal of building a Cloud-friendly phone is true across vendor boundaries. It literally takes minutes to create a Cloud-ready application in C# with this toolkit. We look forward to this toolkit eventually resulting in many more great apps in the rapidly growing Windows Phone marketplace.”
Make use of the below links to download the SDK and get the high level tutorial on how to use the SDK to get the best out. Some of the requirements to be considered for using this SDK are
- Visual Studio 2010 Express for Windows Phone
- Windows Phone SDK 7.1