Author(s): Praveen Kumar Sreeram
Over 60 practical recipes that will help you develop and deliver high-quality and reliable cloud-centric Azure serverless applications for your organization
Leverage practical use cases to build a robust serverless environment
Enhance Azure Functions with continuous deployment using Visual Studio Team Services
Deploy and manage cost-effective and highly available serverless applications using Azure Functions
Microsoft provides a solution for easily running small segments of code in the cloud with Azure Functions. The second edition of Azure Serverless Computing Cookbook starts with intermediate-level recipes on serverless computing along with some use cases demonstrating the benefits and key features of Azure Functions. You’ll explore 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.
As you make your way through the chapters, you’ll get practical recipes on integrating DevOps with Azure Functions, and providing continuous integration and continuous deployment with Azure DevOps. This book also provides hands-on, step-by-step tutorials based on real-world serverless use cases to guide you through configuring and setting up your serverless environments with ease. You will also learn how to build solutions for complex, real-world, workflow-based scenarios quickly and with minimal code using Durable Functions. In the concluding chapters, you will ensure enterprise-level security within your serverless environment. The most common tips and tricks that you need to be aware of when working with Azure Functions on production environments will also be covered in this book.
By the end of this book, you will have all the skills required for working with serverless code architecture, providing continuous delivery to your users.
What you will learn
Integrate Azure Functions with other Azure services
Understand cloud application development using Azure Functions
Employ durable functions for developing reliable and durable serverless applications
Use SendGrid and Twilio services
Explore code reusability and refactoring in Azure Functions
Configure serverless applications in a production environment
Who this book is for If you are a cloud administrator, architect, or developer who wants to build scalable systems and deploy serverless applications with Azure Functions, then the Azure Serverless Computing Cookbook is for you. Hands-on experience with Microsoft Azure core services is required.
Table of Contents
Developing Cloud Applications Using Function Triggers and Bindings
Working with Notifications Using the SendGrid and Twilio Services
Seamless Integration of Azure Functions with Azure Services
Understanding the Integrated Developer Experience of Visual Studio Tools
Exploring Testing Tools for the Validation of Azure Functions
Monitoring and Troubleshooting Azure Serverless Services
Developing Reliable Serverless Applications Using Durable Functions
Bulk Import of Data Using Azure Durable Functions and Cosmos DB
Implementing Best Practices for Azure Functions
Configuring of Serverless Applications in the Production Environment
Implementing and Deploying Continuous Integration Using Azure DevOps