Cloud, Containers and Microservices

W18 Build Awesome AF Apps!


4:30pm - 5:45pm

Level: Intermediate

Rachel Appel

Sr. Content Developer for ASP.NET


Azure Functions (AF) enables developers to host and run chunks of code in the cloud, without the need for creating and maintaining the infrastructure around that code, such a solutions and projects, as you do when developing websites. They are event driven, serverless, compute-on-demand experiences that you can write in just about any language, from JavaScript to C# to Python, Ruby, and PHP. Azure functions can enable integrated backend operations for a wide array of scenarios including web and apps, IoT, and more. With Azure functions, you can immediately get your code up and running, which is essential in today's ever changing technology world. In this session, you'll learn how to architect and build Azure functions apps and microservices for a variety of scenarios.

You will learn:

  • About Azure Functions
  • About serverless computing
  • About microservice architecture