Azure Functions posts

Building a vehicle location tracking app in Azure part 4: SignalR

Posted on: 14-03-2024

In the fourth part, let's take a look at how we implement real-time events in the sample app.

Building a vehicle location tracking app in Azure part 3: Function App

Posted on: 12-03-2024

A look into how the sample app processes location events.

Durable Functions Deep Dive part 3: Running an activity

Posted on: 11-09-2022

In the third part we look at how the orchestrator function triggers activity functions and handles their results

Durable Functions Deep Dive part 2: Starting an orchestration

Posted on: 08-04-2022

In the second part we take a look at what Durable Functions does under the hood when you tell it to start an orchestration

Durable Functions Deep Dive part 1: Instance startup

Posted on: 27-03-2022

In the first part we will look at what happens during the startup process of an instance in Durable Functions

Building a code sandbox with Durable Functions and Container Instances

Posted on: 20-03-2022

Attempt to build something similar to .NET Fiddle, running untrusted C# code in a container sandbox

Azure AD JWT authentication in .NET isolated process Azure Functions

Posted on: 12-09-2021

The new isolated process model for .NET Azure Functions allows usage of middleware, which we can use to implement authentication and authorization

Track activity and sub-orchestrator progress in Azure Durable Functions orchestrators

Posted on: 03-04-2021

How to keep track of which parallel tasks have completed and make it visible in an orchestrator's custom status

Cleaning up Azure Durable Functions execution history

Posted on: 27-10-2020

Approaches for cleaning up execution history of completed Durable Functions instances

How Azure Durable Functions scale

Posted on: 04-06-2020

Deep dive into how Azure Durable Functions handle scaling as the amount of work changes

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