Category: Azure

According to Microsoft, Azure is an ever-expanding set of cloud services to help your organisation meet business challenges. It’s the freedom to build, manage, and deploy applications on a massive, global network using various tools and frameworks.

From DevOps to business analytics to the Internet of Things, Azure is designed to have users up and running quickly with a scalable, cost-effective solution that works with your existing investments.

This cloud computing service is a big part of Microsoft’s business, and it competes with similar services from Amazon and Google.

Therefore, our Azure Category is full of handy tips, tricks and advise. Check out some of the Step by Step blogs or learn with our eBooks, How To videos and Webinars.

How Can I use Azure Serverless Services in my Projects?
How Can I use Azure Serverless Services in my Projects?
Webinars

Speaker: Frank Boucher, Microsoft, Canada You heard about “serverless” computing. The idea that small pieces of code can run without having to worry about infrastructure seams marvelous.  In this session, we will cover what’s serverless, then dive in the world of Azure Functions & Azure Logic Apps, exploring the languages, tools, deployment methods, and integrations… READ MORE

Site 2 Site VPN FortiGate to Azure Stack
Site 2 Site VPN FortiGate to Azure Stack
Blog Posts

Connecting Azure Stack to my FortiGate Firewall I wanted to connect my new local Firewall to my Azure Stack vNet. As I described later this year I did it with my old firewall which was a virtual pfSense Firewall. It was very good to learn the real parameters and to proof that against a commercial product. Things… READ MORE

ARM Template Deployment from PowerShell on Mac
ARM Template Deployment from PowerShell on Mac
Blog Posts

Besides creating apps, I’m also loving cross-platform as a whole and of course everything Azure. I’ve known Azure Resource Manager (ARM) templates for a long time now, but only recently I started working with them again. My daily development machine is a Mac, so I had to find out how to deploy an ARM Template from… READ MORE

Azure Function to Store csv Data in Cosmos DB
Azure Function to Store csv Data in Cosmos DB
Blog Posts

This is a http trigger function written in C# – .NET Core 3.1. It processed a csv file and store the data on Cosmos DB GitHub repo : https://github.com/hansamaligamage/fncsvdatastore Technology stack .NET Core 3.1 on Visual Studio 2019 Azure functions v3 and Azure Cosmos DB table API Some code snippets Retrieve the database storage account Create… READ MORE

Let’s Learn How to Build a Chat Application with Redis, WebSocket and Go
Let’s Learn How to Build a Chat Application with Redis, WebSocket and Go
Blog Posts

The WebSocket protocol offers a bi-directional (both server and client can exchange messages) and full-duplex (server or client can send messages at the same time) communication channel that makes it suitable for real-time scenarios such as chat applications etc. The connected chat users (clients) can send messages to the application (WebSocket server) and can exchange messages with each… READ MORE

Use Azure to Store SQL Server Backups Offsit
Use Azure to Store SQL Server Backups Offsit
Blog Posts

You always think your environment is setup correctly and that you’re able to recover in case of a disaster. You make backups, test your backups, setup DR solutions and in the end test the DR plan (very important). But have you ever considered a situation where all your data is unusable? If you get infected… READ MORE