Workshop: Getting started with Azure Functions

Marc Duiker, Xpirit

You wanted to get into serverless computing on Azure but didn’t have the time yet to figure it all out? In this hands-on training, you’ll learn how to write, test and deploy your .NET Core functions with confidence. Topics covered include:

  • How Azure Functions fits in an event-driven architecture.
  • Function triggers & bindings (HTTP, timer, storage)
  • Durable Functions (function orchestrations)
  • Unit testing functions
  • Local debugging
  • Configuring build & release pipelines with Azure DevOps
  • Monitoring

Objective of the workshop

In this workshop you will learn:

  • How Azure Functions fit in an event-driven architecture.
  • How to write functions in C#/.NET Core using Visual Studio / VS Code.
  • How to unit test your functions.
  • How to orchestrate your functions.
  • How to configure a build/release pipeline in Azure DevOps

Required audience experience

A basic understanding of .NET & Azure is needed to follow the content of this workshop.

Location: Chaucer Date: November 8, 2019 Time: 9:30 am - 5:00 pm Marc Duiker, Xpirit Marc Duiker, Xpirit