DevOps in the Spotlight

TH16 Implementing Zero Downtime Application Deployments on Azure PaaS


1:15pm - 2:30pm

Level: Introductory to Intermediate

Marcel de Vries

Global MD & CTO


How can I deploy my applications to Azure PaaS like Azure Web Apps and AKS without having any downtime? How can I automate this and how can I ensure my customers won't notice changes are happening, even when you need to update your database schema? In this session I will show you how to use Azure DevOps Build and Deployment pipelines to deliver your application to production many times a day while not interrupting your users.

You will learn:

  • Techniques to upgrade your database without downtime
  • How to deploy to kubernetes without downtime
  • How to deploy to Azure Web Apps without downtime