Distributed computing is both a pressing development concern, and an age-old concept in software architecture and development. It can still be confusing and intimidating to work with systems that span multiple machines and platforms, especially with the myriad cloud-based and on-premises technologies available today. You have numerous resources at your disposal to make your distributed systems scalable, reliable and maintainable. This workshop will cover the fundamentals of distributed computing along with tools and frameworks you can use to build and deploy your application. You'll learn how to apply technologies such as Azure Functions, Azure Service Fabric, Signal-R, RESTful services, and more.