Developing New Experiences, Fast Focus

VST08 Fast Focus: Progressive Web Apps (PWA) Empowering Cloud-based Web Applications for Devices


2:00pm - 2:20pm

Level: Intermediate

Andreas Erben

CEO Americas and CTO, daenet and Industrial Holographics

Progressive Web Apps (PWA) are the current modern paradigm to develop web applications enabling fully embracing the power of Azure and the intelligent cloud. But there is more, when running on Windows, they can leverage the power of Windows APIs and provide users a better experience by utilizing services such as Windows Machine Learning.

In this session, attendees will learn how they can create a PWA application that runs in Azure that can integrate Windows Runtime (WinRT) APIs utilizing their existing JavaScript coding skills and see how easily Windows Machine Learning (WinML) can be added into a PWA to enable their application with advanced intelligent edge artificial intelligence processing.

You will learn:

  • How to package your PWA as a UWP app
  • Understand how to use native Windows APIs in a PWA for UWP
  • Find out how to use Windows Machine Learning from JavaScript