Azure Functions - Essentials

Video Description

Over 20 videos to help you to quickly integrate different Azure services for your application.

About This Video

  • Enhance Azure Functions with continuous deployment using Visual Studio Team Services
  • Integrate Azure Functions with cognitive services, Logic Apps, and OneDrive
  • Learn to build web APIs and bindings related to Azure Storage Services

In Detail

Microsoft provides a solution you can use to easily run small segments of code in the Cloud: Azure Functions. Azure Functions provides solutions for processing data, integrating systems, and building simple APIs and microservices. The course starts with intermediate-level videos on cloud application development, along with configuring notifications using the SendGrid and Twilio services and the key features of Azure Functions. Then, you'll delve into the core aspects of Azure Functions (such as the services it provides and how you can develop and write Azure functions) and explore continuous integration and continuous deployment with Visual Studio Team Services. By the end of this video, you will have all the skills required to work with serverless code architectures, thus providing continuous delivery to your users.

Table of Contents

  1. Chapter 1 : Accelerate Your Cloud Application Development
    1. The Course Overview 00:03:04
    2. Building a Backend Web API 00:04:38
    3. Persisting Employee Details 00:03:53
    4. Saving the Profile Images to Queues 00:03:54
    5. Storing the Image in Azure Blob Storage 00:04:00
    6. Cropping an Image Using ImageResizer Trigger 00:05:42
  2. Chapter 2 : Notifications Using SendGrid and Twilio Services
    1. Sending an Email Notification to the Administrator of the Website 00:07:24
    2. Sending an Email Notification to the End User 00:03:10
    3. Implementing Email Logging in the Blob Storage 00:04:25
    4. Modifying the Email Content to Include an Attachment 00:04:12
    5. Sending SMS Notification to the End User 00:04:44
  3. Chapter 3 : Integration of Azure Functions with Other Azure Services
    1. Locate Faces from the Images 00:07:07
    2. Azure SQL Database Interactions 00:06:48
    3. Processing a File Stored in OneDrive 00:05:18
    4. Monitoring Tweets Using Logic Apps 00:04:54
    5. Integrating Logic Apps with Azure Functions 00:05:18
  4. Chapter 4 : Integrated Developer Experience of Visual Studio Tools
    1. Creating the Function App Using Visual Studio 2017 00:04:12
    2. Debugging C# Azure Functions on a Local Staged Environment 00:03:57
    3. Connecting to the Azure Cloud Storage from Local Environment 00:04:57
    4. Deploying the Azure Function App to Azure Cloud 00:04:32
    5. Debugging Live C# Function Hosted on Cloud Environment 00:03:25
  5. Chapter 5 : Implement Continuous Integration and Deployment
    1. Continuous Integration – Creating a Build Definition 00:04:21
    2. Continuous Integration – Queuing the Build and Trigger Manually 00:02:30
    3. Configuring and Triggering the Automated Build 00:02:59
    4. Creating a Release Definition 00:03:38
    5. Trigger the Release Automatically 00:04:09

Product Information

  • Title: Azure Functions - Essentials
  • Author(s): Praveen Kumar Sreeram
  • Release date: October 2017
  • Publisher(s): Packt Publishing
  • ISBN: 9781788832984