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Adding SSL/TLS To Azure Container Instances

Nowadays, SSL/TLS is a base requirement for any website or application that operates over the internet. Unfortunately for most people, setting up and …

Step-by-Step guide to Azure Point-to-Site VPN

In one of my previous article, I explain how we can create site-to-site VPN connection between local network and azure virtual network. This VPN …

Network Virtualization

Use VS Code to call Azure IoT Hub REST APIs

The REST APIs for IoT Hub offer programmatic access to the device, messaging, and job services, as well as the resource provider, in IoT Hub. With …

Azure Firewall Documentation - Tutorials, API Reference

Learn how to deploy Azure Firewall, a cloud-based network security service. Tutorials, API references, and other documentation show you how to set up …

Azure Container Registry Build Supports All Windows Versions (Preview of Preview)

ACR Build, a cloud-native container build capability of the Azure Container Registry now supports all supported versions of Windows Containers.<p>In May …

Azure CDN Documentation - Tutorials, API Reference

Azure Content Delivery Network (CDN) is a global CDN solution for delivering high-bandwidth content. It can be hosted in Azure or any other location. …

Build a serverless web app in Azure

Developer (Intermediate)<p>93 minutes to complete<p>Contributors<p>In this tutorial, you deploy a simple web application that presents an HTML-based user …

New regions, more features, increased productivity

They say time flies when you're having fun, and as I approach two years working on containers in Azure, I see the truth in that saying. Over the last …

New SSH Experience and Remote Debugging for Linux Web Apps

The App Service team is happy to announce the Public Preview of a new SSH experience and the remote debugging capability for Linux app developers. In …

Jet.com powers innovative e-commerce engine on Azure in less than 12 months

Authored by Anna Skobodzinski, Aravind Krishna, and Shireesh Thota from Microsoft, in conjunction with Scott Havens from Jet.com. This article is …

Spot: Instant cloud environments for developers

Developer tools are becoming more cloud powered. Spot is a VS Code extension that allows you to quickly create environments in the cloud with direct …

Using Azure Cosmos DB as your persistent, geo-replicated, distributed cache for ASP.NET Core

A typical pattern in a <b>highly scalable distributed API</b>, is having your cache servers as close as possible to your API boxes, in order to <b>minimise</b> the …

Azure Container Instances now generally available

I am proud to announce the general availability of Azure Container Instances (ACI) – a serverless way to run both Linux and Windows containers. ACI …

Online backup and restore with Azure Cosmos DB

Automatic online backup and restore with Azure Cosmos DB<p>5 minutes to read<p>Contributors<p>Azure Cosmos DB automatically takes backups of all your data at …

announcing Reliable Services on Linux and RHEL support

Many customers are using Azure Service Fabric to build and operate always-on, highly scalable, microservice applications. Recently, we open sourced …

Explore Azure Cosmos DB with .NET Core and MongoDB

Have you had to design general purpose “metadata” tables in your SQL database that basically store column names and values? Do you often …

Getting Started With Azure Functions and MongoDB

Serverless architectures are becoming increasingly popular, but, when using a serverless architecture to build a backend API you quickly run into a …

Improved multi

We see strong customer interest in the Blockchain solutions that are available on the Azure Marketplace. As customers build production Blockchain …

The Sandbox - Azure Functions Recipes

Azure Functions Recipes<p>Functions recipes are a collection of community-maintained tips and tricks for working with Azure Functions. Each recipe is a …

An overview of Azure Event Grid

Announcing the general availability of Azure Event Grid

Modern applications are taking maximum advantage of the agility and flexibility of the cloud by moving away from monolithic architectures and instead …

Configuring Persistent Storage for SQL Server in Azure Container Services

I’ve been playing around with SQL Server running in Kubernetes in Azure Container Services (AKS) for a while now and I think that the technology is …

Databases

Create an Azure data factory using .NET

Create a data factory and pipeline using .NET SDK<p>11 minutes to read<p>Contributors<p>This quickstart describes how to use .NET SDK to create an Azure data …

Securing Azure customers from CPU vulnerability

<b>April 3, 2018 u</b><b>pdate:</b> Please refer to the guidance for mitigating speculative execution side-channel vulnerabilities here.<p>An industry-wide, …

20 days of Azure Cosmos DB tips

If you've seen the 20 days of Azure Cosmos DB tips by Simona Cotin on twitter and LinkedIn, you may wish they were all available in one place. Well, …

Streamlined Kubernetes Development

Simple app development & deployment - into any Kubernetes cluster.<p>Draft makes it easy to build applications that run on Kubernetes. Draft targets the …

Serverless Doorbell — Ring.com and Azure Functions (Part 3)

Part 3 — Video AI with Logic Apps and Cognitive Services<p>This is part 3 in a series of how I have been using Azure Serverless to extend and connect …

Running the Azure Functions runtime in containers on Kubernetes and more

The Azure Functions team has been doing some great work lately and as a part of that work the runtime for the runtime of the serverless function was …

Web Applications