David Burela

Senior Technical Evangelist at Microsoft



David has been working with .NET for 10+ years, with many years experience as a consultant. In that time he has worked with the entire .NET stack but focuses most of his attention on cloud development & smart client technologies (Desktop & native mobile).

David is heavily involved in the developer community and regularly speaks at conferences, and also helps organize community events.


Xamarin.Forms & MVVM | Dev Superpowers Episode 10

Xamarin.Forms & MVVM | Dev Superpowers Episode #10 | David Burela

Book David Now In episode 10 of our Dev Superpowers series David Burela will show how you can combine the cross platform native UI capabilities of Xamarin.Forms with the clean structuring of MVVM (Model, View, ViewModel). You will learn the very basics of what MVVM is and be taken through how to implement it into…

Dev Superpowers Episode #3 – SignalR

Getting Started with SignalR | Dev Superpowers Episode #3 | David Burela

In Episode 3 of the Dev SuperPower series, you’ll learn how … SignalR enables real time communications between a client & server. Rather than a client polling for updates, the server can now push updates to the client (weather updates, footy scores, etc.) Sign up now to be part of future webinars in the series. [WATUPRO…

Dev Superpowers Episode #2 – Web API

Web API | Dev Superpowers Episode #2 | David Burela

SSW TV is happy to present Episode 2 of the Dev Superpower series. In this episode, David Burela takes us through adding Web Api to an ASP .NET MVC website. David will show you how to expose your data in a standard way with Web Api, making it available for other applications to consume. Sign up now to…

ASP.NET vNext – Everything you need to know in 4 minutes!

ASP.NET vNext – Everything you need to know in 4 minutes!

There are some significant changes coming in ASP.NET vNext. The early preview release from Microsoft gives us some interesting insights. Some highlights being: Project format is changing to a single JSON file ASP.NET MVC and Web API have been unified into a single programming model Project Roslyn allows for a “no-compile” developer experience while making…

Top 3 Features of Xamarin 3 in Under 3 Minutes

Top 3 Features of Xamarin 3 in Under 3 Minutes!

The release of Xamarin 3 brings a number of significant feature enhancements to create cross platform applications. In this short video, David Burela – SSW Solution Architect – looks at the top 3 features of Xamarin 3. Those features are: Shared projects Xamarin.iOS designer in Visual Studio Xamarin.Forms More information on this new release can…

Dev Superpowers Episode #1 – ASP.NET MVC

Getting Started With ASP.NET MVC5 | Dev Superpowers Episode #1 | David Burela

SSW is proud to introduce a new series of Webinars for developers. Every month, we introduce a new superpower from the Microsoft stack of technologies. In the first episode, we look at Microsoft ASP.NET MVC5. David Burela, SSW Solution Architect, takes us through building a new tracking app be created from scratch, which he then…