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Overview

Azure Functions is a solution for easily running small pieces of code, or "functions," in the cloud. You can write just the code you need for the problem at hand, without worrying about a whole application or the infrastructure to run it. Functions can make development even more productive, and you can use your development language of choice, such as C#, Java, JavaScript, PowerShell, and Python. Pay only for the time your code runs and trust Azure to scale as needed. Azure Functions lets you develop serverless applications on Microsoft Azure.

Getting Started

Getting Started

  1. 9/22/2016, Video, 0:02:39
    Learn how to use the new Azure Functions serverless architecture
  2. 11/5/2019, Video, 0:45:00
    Tailwind Traders is curious about the concept behind “serverless” computing – the idea that they can run small pieces of code in the cloud, without having to worry about the...
  3. 4/22/2016, Video, 0:53:46
    Azure Functions introduces an event driven, compute-on-demand experience that builds on Azure’s market leading PaaS platform. Come and experience how Azure Functions extends...
  4. 11/9/2016, Video, 0:11:00
    Chris Anderson with Azure functions and getting started. No more scaling.
  5. 3/27/2016, Video, 0:19:30
    Azure functions is a new PaaS service which allows you to write "functions," short pieces of code in the language of your choosing which respond to and process events. In this...
  6. 9/12/2017, Video, 0:25:49
    You've heard the "serverless" buzzword, but do you know why it matters? In this session, you'll learn about Azure Functions, Microsoft's serverless compute offering. It...
  7. 5/6/2018, Video, 1:16:21
    Serverless applications are transforming the ways that developers are solving problems by radically increasing productivity and reducing operational friction. In this session,...
  8. 2/10/2017, Video, 1:11:06
    Microsoft Azure Functions empowers developers to focus on writing the bare minimum of code, while abstracting away common problems. Via Azure Functions' serverless,...
  9. 11/23/2017, Video, 0:31:31
    In this episode, Dmitry is joined by Jeremy Likness for a discussion of Azure Functions, which provide the powerful capability to merge events and code to quickly deploy micro...

Azure Functions News

5/21/2020, Azure Podcast
Allison Farris, a Cloud Solutions Architect at Microsoft's UK subsidiary, shares her passion and experience with Azure Functions. She gives us insights into how customers are leveraging...
5/13/2020, Service Updates
App Service is now an events publisher with Event Grid, enabling developers to subscribe to events from their web apps or app service plans and act using Azure Functions, Logic Apps, webhooks,...
5/8/2020, Service Updates
The release of the latest update of Azure App Service and Azure Functions on Azure Stack Hub is now available.
4/3/2020, Azure DevOps Blog
Happy Friday! Maintaining our “social distance” can be tough, but fortunately reading through these posts and experimenting ourselves is a great way to pass the time. Today’s selection of...
3/28/2020, Azure Podcast
Sasha Rosenbaum, a Senior PM from the GitHub team, is back on the show to talk to us about DevOps in the cloud and provides advice on choosing the right tools for your teams. Media...
We’re excited to share that Forrester has named Microsoft as a Leader in the inaugural report, The Forrester New Wave™: Function-As-A-Service Platforms, Q1 2020 based on their evaluation of Azure...
Creating event sourcing solutions with Azure Cosmos DB is easy with Azure Functions Triggers, where you can leverage the Change Feed Processor‘s powerful scaling and reliable event detection...
In this lab, you will... 1. Fork an existing Azure Functions project on GitHub, 2. Learn how to create and merge branches in VS Code, 3. Debug Functions with VS Code, 4. Deploy Functions to Azure...
There are a lot of Azure Functions bindings that you can use out-of-the-box. And you can also create custom bindings for your own, specific, scenario. In this post, we'll create a custom binding...
1/23/2020, Manual
Azure Functions 3.0 is now generally available, so it’s now possible to build and deploy functions with the 3.0 runtime version in production. This new version of the Functions runtime brings new...