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Use MongoChef for Azure Cosmos DB

To connect to an Azure Cosmos DB: API for MongoDB account, you must:<p>Download and install MongoChef<br>• Have your Azure Cosmos DB: API for MongoDB account …

Databases

General availability of App Service on Linux and Web App for Containers

Applications are changing the pace of business today – from delivering amazing customer experiences, to transforming internal operations. To keep …

Virtualization

Add a CDN to an Azure App Service

Azure Content Delivery Network (CDN) caches static web content at strategically placed locations to provide maximum throughput for delivering content …

Cloud Computing

Microsoft: The Leader Of The Cloud

Microsoft has jumped well ahead of Amazon in the cloud, as measured by recurring subscription revenue.<p>Amazon Web Services remains dominant in the …

Amazon Web Services

Fast and Easy Containers

Containers have fundamentally changed the way developers develop their applications, the way applications are deployed, and the way system …

Azure Container Instances: Proof Microsoft Is Innovating with Containers

When compared to the competition of other enterprise infrastructure providers, Microsoft was in a delicate position to respond to the container …

Create your first Azure Container Instances container

Azure Container Instances makes it easy to create and manage containers in Azure. In this quick start, you will create a container in Azure and …

MEAN and Cosmos DB - Part 1: Introduction

Building MEAN Apps with Cosmos DBI've released a new video series that shows how to build MEAN apps using Cosmos DB. Each video in the series will be …

JavaScript

Push your images to Azure CDN on publish with gulp

Performance is always at the top of my mind when developing a web app. Using tools such as WebPageTest where a common hit against your grade will be …

JavaScript

Sorry, Amazon, But Microsoft Is The World's #1 Cloud Vendor - Here's Why

Shutterstock<p><i>(Note: After an award-winning career in the media business covering the tech industry, Bob Evans was VP of Strategic Communications at SAP in 2011, and Chief Communications Officer at Oracle from 2012 to 2016. He now runs his own firm, Evans Strategic Communications LLC.)</i><p><b>CLOUD WARS -</b> …

Satya Nadella

Azure Linux Virtual Machine Documentation - Tutorials, API Reference

Azure Linux Virtual Machines provides on-demand, high-scale, secure, virtualized infrastructure using Red Hat, Ubuntu, or the Linux distribution of …

A day in the life of an Azure serverless developer

I'm not sure if I ever saw question about this, but what happens when you're deploying functions while a function it's currently …

Cloud Computing

Will Microsoft’s serverless future turn into a FaaS?

A deep dive into Microsoft's take on a serverless architecture and what it means for developers and business users.The post Will Microsoft’s …

Cloud Computing

Create a Serverless Angular App with Azure Functions and Blob Storage

As DevOps continues to blur the lines between traditional IT operations and development, platforms and tools are rapidly evolving to embrace the new …

Cloud Computing

Use a container to show your function swagger

One option for enabling the Swagger-UI capabilities is to direct the consumers of the api to http://petstore.swagger.io and have them put the url in …

Software Development

Azure Container Registry now generally available

Companies of all sizes are embracing containers as a fast and portable way to lift, shift and modernize into cloud-native apps. As part of this …

Microsoft Azure Container Registry Manages Docker Images

Microsoft is joining Google and Amazon Web Services in offering a registry for Docker container images as an additional service for Azure Cloud …

Enterprise Tech

A story about Node.js and Azure WebApps – Bright Pixel

With the first Microsoft open source conference happening next 5th of April 2017 in Lisbon (https://msoscamp.io/) and being powered by Bright Pixel, …

Microsoft Azure Documentation

VS Code Extension with Azure Function Intellisense

Lately, I've been hooked on Azure Functions, which are incredibly easy to get started to create some of your own APIs.One thing I love about editors …

JavaScript

Configuring Azure Functions: Intellisense via JSON Schemas

I build a lot of Angular apps. They all need data, and often I find myself building a Node server to host my API calls and serve my data. There is a …

JavaScript

Azure CLI 2.0

The Azure CLI 2.0 is Azure's new command-line experience for managing Azure resources. You can use it in your browser with Azure Cloud Shell, or you …

Exploring the new DevOps - Azure Command Line Interface 2.0 (CLI)

I'm a huge fan of the command line, and sometimes I feel like Windows people are missing out on the power of text mode. Fortunately, today Windows 10 …

Programming

Planet scale aggregates with Azure DocumentDB

<b>As of May 10th 2017,</b><p><b>Azure Cosmos DB is Microsoft’s globally distributed multi-model database. Azure Cosmos DB was built from the ground up with</b> …

dotnet new angular to Azure with Docker using CLI

Visual Studio 2017 has been released and the features are great for Windows developers. However along with it comes .NET Core 1.0 tooling and large …

Software Development

Don't Code Tired | Creating Versioned APIs with Azure Functions and Proxies

One of the interesting possibilities with the (currently in preview) Azure Function Proxies is the ability to create HTTP APIs that can be versioned …

Scale Node.js with N|Solid and Kubernetes on Azure Container Services

Microsoft recently announced the availability of Kubernetes for Azure Container Services, adding to the already impressive list of orchestration …

Virtualization