Azure Serverless Computing Cookbook

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  • Develop different event-based handlers supported by serverless architecture supported by Microsoft Cloud Platform – Azure
  • Integrate Azure Functions with different Azure Services to develop Enterprise-level applications
  • Get to know the best practices in organizing and refactoring the code within the Azure functions
  • Test, troubleshoot, and monitor the Azure functions to deliver high-quality, reliable, and robust cloud-centric applications
  • Automate mundane tasks at various levels right from development to deployment and maintenance
  • Learn how to develop statefulserverless applications and also self-healing jobs using DurableFunctions

Microsoft provides a solution to easily run small segment of code in the Cloud with Azure Functions. Azure Functions provides solutions for processing data, integrating systems, and building simple APIs and microservices.

The book starts with intermediate-level recipes on serverless computing along with some use cases on benefits and key features of Azure Functions. Then, we’ll deep dive into the core aspects of Azure Functions such as the services it provides, how you can develop and write Azure functions, and how to monitor and troubleshoot them.

Moving on, you’ll get practical recipes on integrating DevOps with Azure functions, and providing continuous integration and continous deployment with Visual Studio Team Services. It also provides hands-on steps and tutorials based on real-world serverless use cases, to guide you through configuring and setting up your serverless environments with ease. Finally, you’ll see how to manage Azure functions, providing enterprise-level security and compliance to your serverless code architecture.

By the end of this book, you will have all the skills required to work with serverless code architecture, providing continuous delivery to your users.

  • Enhance Azure Functions with continuous deployment using Visual Studio Team Services
  • Learn to deploy and manage cost-effective and highly available serverless applications using Azure Functions
  • This recipe-based guide will teach you to build a robust serverless environment
Page Count 332
Course Length 9 hours 57 minutes
ISBN 9781788390828
Date Of Publication 16 Aug 2017


Praveen Kumar Sreeram

Praveen Kumar Sreeram works as an Azure architect, trainer in a leading MNC. He has over 14 years of experience in the field of development, analysis, design, and delivery of applications, including custom web development using ASP.NET and MVC to building mobile apps using Xamarin for domains such as insurance, telecom, and wireless expense management. He has been recognized twice as the MVP by one of the leading social community websites, CSharpCorner. He is an avid blogger who writes about his learning at his personal blog, called Praveen Kumar Sreeram. His current focus is on analyzing business problems and providing technical solutions for various projects related to Microsoft Azure and .NET Core. His twitter ID is @PrawinSreeram.