Category: serverless

Microsoft Cloud Workshops: Free Microsoft Azure Hands-on Labs 5

Microsoft Cloud Workshops: Free Microsoft Azure Hands-on Labs

The Microsoft Cloud Workshop (MCW) program maintains a number of Workshops that are used to train Microsoft’s own Cloud Solution Architects, as well as Microsoft Partners all over the world, how to use Microsoft Azure […]

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eBook: Serverless Apps: Architecture, Patterns, and Azure Implementation by Jeremy Likness 6

eBook: Serverless Apps: Architecture, Patterns, and Azure Implementation by Jeremy Likness

The “Serverless Apps: Architecture, Patterns, and Azure Implementation” eBook, authored by Jeremy Likness, is a guide for cloud native development of applications using serverless compute. This eBook highlights the benefits of serverless architectures, as well […]

A Tour of Azure Messaging Services (Queues, Event Grid, IoT Hub, and More) 8

A Tour of Azure Messaging Services (Queues, Event Grid, IoT Hub, and More)

In the early days of Microsoft Azure, there were only a couple message queue service; Azure Storage Queue and Service Bus. This was way back in early 2010. Over the years, there have been a […]

Azure Functions: Extend Execution Timeout Past 5 Minutes 10

Azure Functions: Extend Execution Timeout Past 5 Minutes

Azure Functions is the Serverless compute option within the Microsoft Azure platform. One of the biggest benefits of Azure Functions, and Serverless compute, is that you only pay when your code is actually executing. However, […]

Azure Functions vs Web Jobs: How to choose? 12

Azure Functions vs Web Jobs: How to choose?

There are a few choices when it comes to implementing custom background processing tasks. The main options in the Microsoft Azure cloud are to use either Azure Functions or Azure Web Jobs. Functions are newer, […]

Azure Functions Visual Studio Tools Preview for VS'2015 13

Azure Functions Visual Studio Tools Preview for VS’2015

The serverless computing realm of cloud computing has been growing in interest and functionality lately. Recently, Azure Functions reached General Availability and an eagerly anticipated v1.0 release. Microsoft has not stopped there, in fact they […]

What is Serverless Architecture? 14

What is Serverless Architecture?

One of the latest moves by cloud service providers (like Microsoft Azure and Amazon AWS) is the shift to offering “serverless” services. These are Platform as a Service (PaaS) services that take the “fully managed” […]