Creating Azure Serverless Functions in a Real-World Scenario

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In this Guided Project, you will:

Understand the Azure Functions and Serverless Architecture on Azure Cloud

Developing Microservices that uses Serverless Functions and NoSQL DB

Developing an HTML Front-end that use Serverless Functions

1 hour
No download needed
Split-screen video
Desktop only

Serverless computing and Microservices development have become a robust technology and methodology to decoupling monolithic and legacy systems, creating new services, and increasing digital transformation and innovation. In this project, you will learn how to develop some Serverless Microservices using Microsoft Azure Functions that are part of the Microsoft Cloud Platform in a Real-World Scenario example. Once you’re done with this project, you will be able to develop Azure Functions using Visual Studio Code and deploy them to Azure Cloud and create some HTML pages to be the front-end that will call and use the microservices functions, just with a few steps.

Skills you will develop

  • Devops

  • serverless

  • Microsoft Azure

  • Microservices

  • Cloud Computing

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. How Serverless Azure Functions works

  2. How to Create Azure Function Apps, Storage and Tables

  3. Cloning Web Application from GitHub and Set the Dev Environment

  4. Optional Quiz - How Azure Functions works

  5. Sign in into Azure from VS Code

  6. Creating First Azure Function

  7. Creating Functions Bindings

  8. Coding Function to Save Data

  9. Publishing First Azure Function

  10. Optional Quiz - Creating Azure Functions

  11. Creating Second Azure Function and Filter Data

  12. Coding Function to Read Data

  13. Publishing Second Azure Function

  14. Triggering Azure Functions from Web applications

  15. Optional Challenge: Creating a Weather Station Microservice with Azure Function

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