Tag: Azure Functions

Azure Functions Vanishing into Thin Air
Azure Functions Vanishing into Thin Air
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When you create Azure functions you can create functions in two different ways. You can edit the functions in Azure or you can create the functions in Visual Studio and deploy them to Azure. In this post I’m looking at both options and will described the situation I found myself in a while back when functions vanished into thin… READ MORE

Beginning Azure Functions: Building Scalable and Serverless Apps
Beginning Azure Functions: Building Scalable and Serverless Apps
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Create highly scalable apps and monitor Azure functions in production using Azure Functions 2.0. This book takes you through durable functions for statefulness and covers not only the basics, but also how to create bindings in durable functions. It is a deep dive into the Azure Functions serverless API and will guide you through the… READ MORE

How to enable verbose logging for Azure Functions?
How to enable verbose logging for Azure Functions?
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This post describes how you can easily enable debug/verbose information for your Azure Functions for a lightweight and built-in way to extract just a bit more information out of your Azure Function executions. There’s different methods available for Azure and your local development environment. Problem Azure Functions are awesome. But by default, your tools on… READ MORE

Adding Authentication to your HTTP Triggered Azure Functions
Adding Authentication to your HTTP Triggered Azure Functions
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Azure Functions are great! HTTP triggered Azure Functions are also great, but there’s one downside. All HTTP triggered Azure Functions are publicly available. While this might be useful in a lot of scenario’s, it’s also quite possible you don’t want ‘strangers’ hitting your public endpoints all the time. One way you can solve this is… READ MORE

Azure Functions for Serverless Data Streaming
Azure Functions for Serverless Data Streaming
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Microsoft had discussed a fraud detection solution delivered to a banking customer. This solution required complete processing of a streaming pipeline for telemetry data in real-time using a serverless architecture. This blog post describes the evaluation process and the decision to use Microsoft Azure Functions. Here is the scenario A large bank wanted to build… READ MORE

Azure Functions and SpecFlow
Azure Functions and SpecFlow
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Anyone who follows my blog will know I am a big fan of Specflow for testing components. We usually use SpecFlow to compliment normal unit testing with some automated integration tests which combine the idea of “Does the component behave like we expect it to” with the opportunity to have some tested documentation describing the… READ MORE